The Shave Cross House is a Dorset flint stone building with beautiful stone floors and oak beams constructed in the same tradition as the 700 year old Inn which was once a busy stop off point for pilgrims and monastic visitors (who had their tonsures trimmed as a mark of respect while staying).
This luxury boutique accommodation, is set in the grounds of the Famous and popular Shave Cross Inn, with its unique Shavers Restaurant which has been serving authentic British, Modern Caribbean and International cuisine for the past 10 years and has been awarded many accolades. The pub has also won 2 CAMRA Pub of the Year awards during this period for its real ales and ciders. And features in Alastair Sawday s Special places Pubs and inns of England and Wales as being in the top 10 best summer gardens, and in winter its amazing log fire and ashe n faggot burning on the old 12th night with the Wessex Morris dancers
The accommodation, comprises of 7 luxury en-suite rooms of which 3 are four poster double bedrooms, 2 doubles with sleigh beds and 2 honeymoon suite, Each room has been individually designed by the owners and furnished with luxurious fittings. All rooms are en-suite, have flat screened T. V s hairdryers and tea making facilities. The rooms are available for daily, weekly or weekend breaks so why not spend a romantic weekend, and enjoy the delights of the unique Shavers Restaurant.
This is the one place that is very individual sitting at the end of several tortuously narrow lanes where you can get away from it all, for people wishing to unwind, relax, chill out and recover from the stresses of modern life.
Situated In the centre of the beautiful Marshwood Vale West Dorset just 3 miles as the crow flies, from the World Heritage Jurassic Coast and in a true part of Hardys Dorset and defiantly Far from the Madding Crowd
2013 Visit Britain 5 Award And 2013 AA 5 And Highly Commended Restaurant Award And Breakfast Award.
2008 Taste Of The West Gold Awards 2008 Dining Pub Of The Year.
Well Behaved Dogs Accepted But Not In The Restaurant.
The restaurant and bar are closed on Mondays, except Bank Holiday Mondays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
From A35 east, from Bridport centre turn right at main street west of town centre clock. Take B3162 to Browdwinsor, at Dottery Cross turn left to Marshwood, all brown signed from there to Shave Cross.
From A35 west, turn left at Hunters Lodge B3165 to Crewkerne. After 4.1/5 miles turn right at Marshwood school and church 2 miles, all brown signs from there to Shave Cross.
From the north, M5 A37 A303 get to Crewkerne. Take B3165 to Lyme Regis 11miles. At Birdsmoorgate turn left 200yards, turn right 2 miles on right all brown signed
BY HELICOPTER Private Helipad.
North 50 46 41 (50.778087) West 2 49 45 (2.829176) ,L R SY416979 Post code DT6 6HW P.P.R. 01308 868358
You can check in from 18:00. You need to check out by 11:00.