Full of character and right in the heart of this lovely Dorset town. It’s no wonder that St Aldhelm chose this area to build his Cathedral that has been delighting visitors down the ages. The Half Moon offers 13 beautiful en-suite letting rooms. As well as soaking up the ancient heritage of the town itself, visitors are well placed to discover Hardy’s Wessex countryside. The Castle and Abbey are right on the doorstep or a short drive away are the famous Gold Hill in Shaftesbury and Stourhead House and Gardens.
13 en-suite rooms. Prices include a full English breakfast.
Food & Drink
Great food is served all day so you can come and go as you please. The bar snack and main menu are complimented by daily specials'. There’s a superb selection of cask conditioned ales adding to the atmosphere.
Great Ideas For Days Out
As well as soaking up the serene atmosphere and ambience of the ancient heritage of the town itself, visitors are well placed to discover the joys of Hardy’s Wessex countryside….with its abundance of walks, thatched cottage villages and historical houses. Visitors can enjoy Sherborne Castle and Abbey which is right on their doorstep or, just a short distance away, visit the picturesque Gold Hill in Shaftesbury – home of the famous Hovis advert.
Other Places To Visit
* The Almshouse of St John the Evangelist and St John the Baptist
* Lullingstone Silk Farm
* Stourhead House and Gardens
* Cricket St Thomas Wildlife Park
* Yeovilton Fleet Air Arm Museum house and Gardens