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Athelhampton House and Gardens, Dorchester

(4.5/5 based on 440+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • We visited the house for the first time last weekend,having previously visited the gardens. well worth a visit. The restaurant is good carvery on Sundays but a good menu at other times.  more »
  • We were tight for time when we visited last october, and arrived at opening time, only to find it wasn't opening time for the house. Walking around the garden in october in the drizzle not a good alte...  more »
  • high quality experience in beautiful house and gardens supplemented by praiseworthy restaurant and gift shop.  more »
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  • Due to get married here on the 20th august. Beautiful house and gardens and really good food and service. Highly recommended. 😃
  • Fantastic gardens and interesting historical house. Very helpful friendly staff.
  • I'm a Dorset based wedding photographer, and I work at many venues acress the County. I just thought I'd let the world know what a great wedding venue this is, superb food, helpful staff, attention to detail, and most importantly for me the best photo backdrops in Dorset. Athelhampton has it all, I love photographing weddings here, and I hope I'm back for another visit again soon.
  • Great gardens, well done conversion of an old house. Cafe service a little slow
  • I was there for a wedding reception which was fantastic. A great place to visit with real character.