Our charming 16th-century coaching inn transports you to the pages of a Thomas Hardy novel. Featured in Tess of the d’Urbervilles, our atmospheric inn boasts old beams, oak panelling, roaring fires and an original skittle alley. The beautiful rural setting in the heart of the Dorset countryside is complemented by our warm, attentive service and fine local cuisine..
We are delighted that our doors are open once more, and the Acorn team are looking forward to welcoming our guests back.
Our sister vineyard lies in the lovely Hemel-en-Aarde Valley (Heaven and Earth), part of the Walker Bay wine region near Hermanus, South Africa’s whale watching capital. We are proud to serve Bouchard Finlayson, acclaimed worldwide for producing the best Pinot Noir in South Africa, as well as exceptional Chardonnays and Sauvignon Blancs.
The Victoria and Albert Museum, just opposite, is the world's largest museum of applied and decorative arts and design, as well as sculpture, housing a permanent collection of over 2.27 million objects. We are proud to offer our guests complimentary tickets to the museum, including to sold-out exhibitions.
Celebrity florist and designer for The Chelsea Flower Show, Jane designs exciting floral arrangements which take centre-stage in our hotel. We especially love Jane's seasonal installations, transforming our entrance each summer and Christmas with bold displays. Jane also leads regular floral workshops for our guests.
Savoir makes the extraordinary beds that feature in each bedroom in every one of our hotels. Made from completely natural materials with traditional, handcrafted techniques, Savoir beds are exceptional.
Established in 1933 and holder of a Royal Warrant, Aubrey Allen is one of the best-known butchers in the UK. They deliver the best meat to the restaurants and are committed to responsible, ethical sourcing.
These delicious crisps are made on a family farm based in Nottinghamshire. It is the first crisp company to have fully recyclable packaging and aims to be carbon-free by 2025. The potatoes travel less than five miles to reach the factory from the farm.
Visit our fitness partner, Boxcentric, who offer our guests day, week and weekend passes (price applicable). Boxcentric offer Muay Thai and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and welcome all abilities.