Well known in the area as the childhood home of Thomas the Tank Engine author, Rev Awdry, Lorne House offers the perfect blend of historic and stylish features in the small village of Box in the Wiltshire Countryside. We offer modern facilities including luxurious en-suite bedrooms, high quality decor and a delicious choice of breakfasts served each morning. Our guest house lies just a few miles from the city of Bath and boasts a location ideal for city and countryside retreats with free parking and Wi-Fi.
Decorated to a high standard throughout, our four beautifully appointed guest rooms provide accommodation for individuals, couples and families. Each room has en-suite facilities, a flat screen TV with DVD player, tea and coffee making facilities, shaving points and hairdryers. Our fully tiled en-suite bathrooms all boast power showers and two of the bedrooms have baths which can be requested on booking. This luxurious getaway is ideal for leisure and business visits featuring solid oak flooring and bespoke furnishings throughout. Start each morning with a Full English or continental breakfast including a choice of teas/coffees and juices, cereals, fruit and porridge. We sourced our ingredients locally whenever possible. Lighter options are also available and we are able to cater for special dietary requirements with prior notice.
Luxury towels and Egyptian bed linen are provided and all our pillows and mattresses are hypoallergenic. Guests are welcome to come and go as they please with key access to the guest house. Early check-in and late check-out may be available – please contact us for more details. We have ironing and laundry facilities at Lorne House and secure luggage storage. We have a great knowledge of the local area and can help you to plan any aspect of your break away.
Our discreet and flexible conference facilities are ideal for residential meetings, seminars, training or interviews. Conference rooms are well equipped with Wi-Fi networks of up to 20 GB, cabling for a number of laptops and a full suite with 52 inch plasma HDTV. We can accommodate up to 16 delegates and offer designated syndicate areas for complete privacy.