This is a superb B&B. The house stands on high ground and the views are fabulous aswell as panoramic.
Richard and Annabel will give you a big welcome for either of the two super suites within the cottage. One suite is upstairs, and one downstairs, each has its own sitting room, and private entrance too, so you can come and go as you please.
All is sparkling, light and inviting, with elegant prints on the walls. The Bedrooms have wonderful mattresses, good linen and fresh flowers. You will find fluffy white towels and lots of potions in the immaculate bathrooms.
Breakfast is served by the Aga in the large beamed farmhouse kitchen. On the menu you will find fresh fruit salad, local bacon and sausages and eggs gathered from Annabel's wandering hens.
Prices:- From £90 a night. Singles from £80 a night.
Rooms in the Cottage: 1double & sitting room; 1 twin/double & sitting room.
Meals:- Pub/Restaurant 1 mile.
Closed: - Rarely.
Directions to Holt Cottage:-
From Sherborne, travel along the A352 southwards. After 1 mile, turn left onto A3030 on the Blandford road. Once in the village of Bishops Caundle, turn left at the Murco Garage. You will find Holt Cottage 1 mile on left.