The Ollerod offers comfortable bed and breakfast accommodation in Beaminster, Dorset and is a beautiful country house hotel full of character and ambience that only comes with generations of history passing through its doors. Originally a clergy house , the multi-award winning hotel offers unique style, sympathetic to its heritage but also contemporary in a relaxed, modern way.
There are 13 bedrooms, all en suite with modern bathrooms offering excellent leisure and business accommodation. All have the finest Italian Frette linen as well as waffle guest robes, Molton Brown toiletries, flat screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, digital telephones, tea and coffee making facilities.
The restaurant is renowned for its award winning food and boasts two Rosettes and is Gold Winner in the Taste of the West Awards for four years running. The kitchen prides itself on sourcing the best local ingredients, including scallops from Lyme Bay, West Bay crab and red meat, fruit and vegetables across the district. The menu evolves with the seasons and includes dishes such as roasted rack of local lamb, line caught seabass and locally grown asparagus. As much as possible is made on the premises from organic bread to marmalades, jams and chutneys. The hotel offers spectacular high-teas; our Head Chef Geraldine Gay specialises in patisserie, which can be enjoyed all year in the medieval lounge or in warmer months in the hotelís ancient walled garden.
For countryside or coast, Beaminster couldn't be better placed. Situated just six miles directly inland from West Bay (location for hit TV series, Broadchurch), the hotel is a ten minute drive from England's only natural, World Heritage Site - the Jurassic Coast.
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Rates: From £99 - £250 per room per night based on 2 people sharing. Single occupancy available - please enquire for details.
Children are welcome.
Dogs accepted in selected rooms. Other pets are allowed by arrangement.
3 Star AA; 2 AA Rosette Restaurant; Silver Dorset Tourism Award, Eating Out 2014; Dorset Tourism Hotel of the Year 2013.
Taste of the West Gold 2016 for Restaurant and Hotel.