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Acorn Inn, The

Acorn Inn, The,Dorchester Information
Welcome to this quality 16th Century coaching inn that Thomas Hardy called 'The Sow & Acorn' in 'Tess of the d'Urbervilles'. Set in the picturesque West Dorset village of Evershot, this lovely old stone-built Inn boasts worthy history. Originally known as The Kings Arms, it once brewed its own ales with water drawn from the source of the River Frome. All the original charm and character of 400 years exudes from the beamed bars and log fires that greet guests on arrival. Nestling among the rolling hills in an area of outstanding beauty and close to the British Heritage Coastline, you have the perfect base for exploring or walking. The ten en suite bedrooms are individually decorated and have their own style and character, each taking a name from Hardy's "Tess of the d'Urbervilles". Well behaved dogs are very welcome! Only the best fresh local ingredients are used to produce excellent meals, in either of the bars or the restaurant. The two oak-panelled bars offer real ales, as well as a comprehensive wine list. Managers Alex Armstrong-Wilson and Jack Mackenzie look forward to welcoming you to the Acorn Inn soon!
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Acorn Inn, The,Dorchester
Acorn Inn, The,Dorchester Address
Acorn Inn, The
28 Fore Street, Evershot Dorchester
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  • Breakfast to go
  • Lounge Menu
  • Private dining services
  • Restaurant
  • Car parking available onsite
  • Childrens Facilities - Indoor
  • Cots available
Credit cards
Visa/Delta, Mastercard, American Express, Visa Debit
  • Hotel Non-Smoking Throughout
  • Pets Allowed
Prices from £99
business facilities
  • Meeting Facilities
leisure facilities
  • Satellite TV
  • TV
  • [Channels] Music
  • [Channels] News
  • [Channels] Sky Sports
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • In-room Broadband
  • Interconnecting rooms available
  • Limited Hours Room Service
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities in each room
  • Telephone In Each Room
  • Wake Up Call Available
  • Wi-Fi Available
  • Wi-Fi Available In Public Areas
  • Wi-Fi Available In Rooms
sports facilities
  • Bowls
  • Snooker/Billiards
FROM LONDON • M3 to Junction 8 • A303, then the A359 to Yeovil • A37 for 8 miles, then turn right to Evershot Set in the middle of the pretty village of Evershot, the Acorn Inn is very easy to find. It is situated on the main street through the village - Fore Street. GPS Coordinates for Acorn Inn: 50° 50’ 18.58 N 2° 36’ 23.25 W Distance from nearest towns: Yeovil 8 miles Dorchester 10 miles Crewkerne 8 miles Bridport 10 miles