The Springhead Mill Hostel, Shaftesbury, Dorset

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Sleeps
40
Bedrooms
8
Dining
50
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Property Type: 
Hostel
Activity Hostel for Big Groups to Rent near Shaftesbury

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
The Springhead Mill Hostel, Shaftesbury, Dorset, sleeps 40 in 8 bedrooms.

Springhead is a beautiful seven-acre estate in North Dorset on the borders of both Wiltshire and Somerset. When groups book the Centre they have exclusive use of the 18th Century Mill buildings, stable block accommodation as well as the Trust’s lakeside gardens. The centre is perfect for all groups and Springhead’s friendly team will make every endeavour to ensure it is a success.

In the main Mill building there are three good-sized reception rooms. The dining room on the ground floor overlooks a picturesque courtyard where in summer guests can enjoy eating al fresco. The other two reception rooms are situated on the first floor and overlook the lake. The larger room, namely the Mill Room, can seat up to 60 people theatre style and is ideal for workshops and presentations. While the Garden Room offers comfortable wicker chairs, a fireplace with a log burner and French doors leading onto the gardens.

The accommodation in the grounds and cottage has bunk, single and twin bedrooms for up to 40 persons. Plus there is an en-suite twin bedroom in the Mill building, which has disabled access and facilities. All rooms have been recently refurbished.

Facilities

Large fully equipped professional kitchen.
Seats 40 but Mill room can accommodate 50.
Two reception rooms including comfortable wicker chair seating in garden room.
None.
Public telephone and WiFi.
No.
Night store and wood burner.
5 bunk bedrooms, 2 twin bedrooms, 1 single.
Provided.
Accommodation block has 6 shower rooms and toilets. Mill building has 3 washrooms (including disabled toilet), plus one en-suite bedroom.
Disabled access and toilets.
Children's games available.
Seven acres of grounds including lakeside gardens, orchard and picnic tables. Barbecue and camp fire areas available.
No pool.
Secluded car park for 40 cars.
Smoking is not permitted.
By arrangement.

Location

Springhead is located in the quintessential Dorset village of Fontmell Magna, approximately four miles from the ancient hilltop town of Shaftesbury
Shaftesbury, 4 miles
1/2 mile to local shop, 4 miles to supermarket, organic farm shop 3 miles
Nearest Bistro Pub - The Fontmell 1/2 mile Nearest Family Pub - The Cricketers, Iwerne Courtney 3 miles

Booking Information

Prices on request. From £20.00 per person per night. Late availability discounts offered.

Self Catering
Yes
Outside Caterers
Yes
Breakfast
Yes
Other Meals
Yes
Full Board Only
Yes
Wi-fi
Yes
Games Room
No
Hot Tub
No
Swimming Pool
No
Tennis Court
No
Pets
Yes
Open Fire
Yes
Disabled Access
Yes

Getting here

The Springhead Trust Ltd
Fontmell Magna
Shaftesbury
SP7 0NU UK
Dorset
United Kingdom
Gillingham approx 6 miles, takes 25 minutes
0.5 miles
Bournemouth International approx 25 miles, takes 1 hour

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The Springhead Mill Hostel, Shaftesbury, Dorset
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Linda Gawler

+44 (0)1747 811 853
The Springhead Trust Ltd
Fontmell Magna
Shaftesbury
SP7 0NU UK
Dorset
United Kingdom

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