Local Attractions and Personal Recommendations

Local Pubs, Cafes & Restaurants  

New Inn, Stoke Abbott.   Family run pub nestled in the beautiful village of Stoke Abbott. Great food and local beers. 

Station Kitchen, West Bay. Considered to be one of the best restaurants in the Bridport and West Dorset area

Stable Pizzas, Bridport.  Superb freshly made pizzas, craft beers and ciders

Hive Cafe, Burton Bradstock.  Great location, fresh fish, great reputation. Book Early !!!

Barrisca's, Beaminster Simple, deft cooking, with attention to detail from Cass Titcombe. Great Sunday lunches 

Bridge House Hotel, Beaminster.  Boutique Hotel and award winning Restaurant set within the heart of picturesque Beaminster

Anchor Inn, Sea town.  Beautifully located tradition pub on Sea Town Beach.  Great place to wind down after a long day on the beach.  http://www.theanchorinnseatown.co.uk/

Symondsbury Kitchen. Great cafe food at the base of Colmers Hill. 

Furleigh Estate Vineyard  Producers of award winning Sparkling wines - 

Best Local Beaches

West Bay - Iconic beach with busy port for fishing trips and leisure rides

Burton Bradstock. National trust site and car park with the great Hive Cafe  

Eape - Charming Small Beach, Small car park, Dog friendly  

Seatown - Lovely beach with great pub for early evening refreshments 

Charmouth.    Great for fossil hunting 

Local Walks

Colmers Hill Walk.  Short walk up the iconic Hill with great views across the Marshwood Vale.

Golden Cap.  National trust property with stunning views of the Dorset Coast Line. 

Lewesdon Hill, Dorset. The highest point in Dorset with views between the trees over Devon, Somerset and out to sea

Gerrard's Hill, West Dorset.