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West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed last weekend, it was meant to be with my partner but kids' stuff queered our plans. The house is beautiful and so is the surrounding area. Ashley is a superb host, the dogs (Skinny & Tipple) are lovely. The Balcony Room is very luxurious, the bed is super comfortable and enormous. Ashley does the best breakfast spread. I'd...

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Ashley S, Owner at West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

A pleasure to have you stay. i hope that you can make it back sometime soon. A.S.

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From being handed a glass of the most powerfull gin and tonic upon arrival through to attempting to give justice to the astonishing home cooked "full English" breakfast the entire stay at West Compton was a delight. Ashley is more than slightly bonkers, but that simply adds to the charm and attraction, and there is always a friendly dog at...

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Ashley S, Owner at West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

A pleasure to have you and your family, James. We look forward to welcoming you back! Ash, Skinny & Tipple.

Delft, The Netherlands
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This January was my third stay at the Manor after my first stay with my father in the summer of '16. Because I liked it very much, I decided to return this January with my girlfriend. In an amazing scene of SW English hills, this manor is located in the valley of West Compton. As idyllic as its location is,...

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Ashley S, Owner at West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

A pleasure to be able to welcome you back Dave. Any time, you are most welcome.

Chiddingfold, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

A stunning home in beautiful, quintessentially English countryside, and a most wonderful host ensure that you will have a truly memorable stay. The host is utterly charming and nothing is too much trouble. Our rooms were delightful, very clean and the beds so comfortable. Wonderfully peaceful and quiet. His breakfasts are legendary using both home grown and locally sourced produce....

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Ashley S, Owner at West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm so glad that you enjoyed your stay. I look forward to welcoming you again. A.S.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Without question this is a proper English gem, a stunning house in fantastic rolling countryside. A host who is a proper English gentleman who knows how to make a guest feel very welcome. From the Bloody mary to the breakfast everything is epic in size and quality. The local pubs are fantastic for dinner and Ashley will make great suggestions...

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Ashley S, Owner at West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to have you stay. If ever you ned another break from London, you know where you are welcome!

Glastonbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I stayed here for a weekend with a friend. It is simply one of the most beautiful buildings in Dorset, in a lovely setting. The owner is completely charming, the place was immaculate, breakfast stylish and delicious. I'll stay here again without a doubt. We also happened to be there for a Murder Mystery evening which was amazing.

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Ashley S, Owner at West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Delighted you enjoyed your stay. I look forward to welcoming you again.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2016

This is B&B at its absolute best. Comfy beds, the most delicious breakfasts, a manor full of character where guests have their own wing. This area of Dorset is stunning, and the sea is just over the brow of the hill. Ashley provides a very warm welcome. 10/10 - highly recommended!

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Ashley S, Owner at West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Max H. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to welcoming you back!

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Stayed for two nights in this splendid Sawdays manor house B&B tucked away in a beautiful rural retreat, far from any crowds, madding or otherwise. Ashley embodies a certain type of eccentric English gentleman, and positively enhanced the stay with his humour and wonderful stories - he cooks a mean breakfast, too! He's very relaxed and accommodating, and makes one...

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Ashley S, Owner at West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Roving Writer, Thank you for your review. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Come back again and spot the changes! My apologies that you never got the Wifi code- remind me when you arrive next, and I'll catch the pigeon before you arrive! Yours sincerely. A.

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 January 2016

A wonderful place in a wonderful place. We stayed in the splendid Balcony Room and Ashley proved to be the perfect host. We had the best breakfast ever and then walked it off by exploring the Iron Age fort on Eggardon Hill - an absolute must for any visitor!

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Ashley S, Owner at West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Christine, It was a pleasure to have you stay. Do ask your husband to bring his metal detector next time- I've lost all manner of tools recently! Yours sincerely, A.

Ocala, Florida
Reviewed 26 November 2015

We stayed at the West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast for two nights. What a delight!!! This lovely B&B is nestled in a beautiful part of the countryside of England south west of London. The home is so welcoming and the minute you walk through the entrance you feel at home. The host, Ashley Stewart, went above and beyond to...

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Ashley S, Owner at West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Donna, I'm delighted that you and your friends enjoyed staying here- it was a pleasure to have you all stay, and I hope that you will be back! Yours sincerely, A.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful stone manor house situated on a small private estate, in an area of designated outstanding natural beauty, only minute away from the World Heritage Site of Dorset's Jurassic coast. Each room is stylishly with it’s own character and has a view onto the gardens or stunning architecturally interesting courtyard. There are several choices for breakfast, including Eggs Benedict, smoked salmon scrambled eggs and of course a full English breakfast, all made from locally sourced free range produce. The eggs are laid on site by “the girls” and where possible everything is home made including the bread. Breakfast can be taken in the Dining Room or on the patio overlooking the stunning countryside and in the evening drinks can be had relaxing by the koi ponds in the courtyard. Children and four legged members of the family are welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about West Compton Manor Bed and Breakfast

Address: West Compton, Dorchester DT2 0EY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Dorchester
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
West Compton Manor Bed And Breakfast Dorchester, England
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“Try for The Balcony Room if you really want luxury.”
 of 5 bubbles jamesdouglas2014, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I've been in tree of the four rooms, all are wonderful. (Twin Green room-father son trip, Rose Suite - couple and Single room - solo)”
 of 5 bubbles DaveDekker, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms have different sizes and beds...so just let the host know your needs and he will fit the room to your needs. They are all lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles DonnaG179, 25 Nov 2015 | Read review
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