AA 5 Diamond thatched country cottage hotel in the heart of Thomas Hardy country, approximately halfway between his birthplace and Max Gate, where Hardy died. The restaurant and lounge have exposed beams and inglenook fireplaces, while the bedrooms have modern facilities including colour televisions and DVD players, direct-dial telephones and en-suite bathrooms with both bath and shower. The hotels restaurant serves excellent food and reasonably priced wines in a relaxed and informal atmosphere.Yalbury Cottage is close to the World Hertiage Coastal walk and is surrounded by beautiful countyside.
It is the ideal base for many attractions and places of interest.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Lower Bockhampton area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Kingston Maurward Gardens - 0.3 miles (Garden)
Stinsford, St Michael's Church - 0.6 miles (Historic Church)
Hardy's Cottage - 0.9 miles (Historic Building)
Dorset Teddy Bear Museum - 1.6 miles (Museum)
The Dinosaur Museum - 1.6 miles (Museum)
Whitcombe Church - 1.7 miles (Historic Church)
Dorchester, St Peter's Church - 1.8 miles (Historic Church)
Winterborne Came, St Peter's Church - 1.8 miles (Historic Church)
Dorset County Museum - 1.8 miles (Museum)
Tutankhamun Exhibition - 1.9 miles (Museum)
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