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Upminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On arrival, we were greeted by very polite and welcoming staff who showed us to our room. Our room, which had been upgraded to a room with a four poster, was clean and comfortable. We had dinner here in the evening which was plentiful, delicious and reasonably priced. Our breakfast was equally good. We would stay again when visiting the...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was really looking forward to my first visit to the Acorn Inn sadly it didn't match my expectations - the food was acceptable however I felt over priced and the drinks were extortionate at over £11 for 3 pints of soft fizzy drinks one of which was poured from a 2litre lemonade bottle. I guess I was just expecting...

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Bridport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Valentine's treat and it really was,,,, very friendly welcome and service Warm atmosphere , cosy and relaxed.. And every mouthful of food absolutely delightful..love to return soon! Great setting in beautiful countryside is always a bonus

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Cannock
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are regular guests here. The new managers Richard and Natalie follow the tradition of Jack and Alex with excellent , friendly, warm service. Excellent staff, fantastic food and a wonderful welcoming atmosphere. This place is outstanding, we cannot recommend it highly enough. If you need a relaxing break this is the place to come, we look forward to our...

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Cardiff
Reviewed 1 week ago

After staying at the Rubens in London over New Year it was a coincidence that we ended up at the Acorn which is in the same Red Carnation group. We came here on a dinner, bed and breakfast deal for £370 for a Friday and Saturday night (we have reviewed the dinners seperately). The Inn is in a lovely location...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old fashioned set up but clean and tidy rooms with a Modern tv and bathroom. Staff could not have been more helpful. A touch pricey for a mid January night in Dorset - other than that perfect. Breakfast was of a high quality.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Acorn Inn for a weekend break and were not disappointed. We actually booked a cheaper double room but were given a four-poster (yeaaay!!). The lady who greeted us was very nice and somehow managed to fit us in for afternoon tea at the Summer Lodge (across the road). That place was just worth for a look...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just stayed at the Acorn Inn for 3 nights with our dog . The staff were all clearly dog lovers so didn't just tolerate him but made a fuss of him as well. It made the stay very easy and relaxing . The room was characterful and lovely . We ate there every evening and the food both at dinner...

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As my mum and I had never been to the The Acorn Inn before we decided to go for lunch and give it a try, WOW we are so glad we did. When we walked in the atmosphere was very friendly, comfortable and warm which made you feel very relaxed, the food was amazing, with a good selection on the...

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Thank Gina P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Natalie Read , the charming manager , and her team provide outstanding , willing service , comfort , excellent meals and a natural atmosphere which envelops every visitor .The warm welcome is provided by all staff .Nothing is too difficult a request . We spent 2 days and 2 nights and enjoyed our stay immensely . Hotel has 10 rooms...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the centre of beautiful West Dorset and immortalised as the 'Sow and Acorn' in Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles', the delightful 16th century Acorn inn is the perfect English country setting. Just over 2 hours drive from London, West Dorset is steeped in history and has many areas of outstanding natural beauty including mile upon mile of stunning coastline. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Acorn Inn

Address: 28 Fore Street, Evershot DT2 0JW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Evershot
Price Range: $158 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Acorn Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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