Getting to The Acorn Inn
EVERSHOT is 1 mile west of the A37 about halfway between Dorchester and Yeovil. As you come into the village just continue up Fore Street and you’ll see the pub on your right. Ample parking is available.
From London (3 hours)
Take the M3 to the M27. Exit onto the A31 and after approx. 31 miles, you will reach the A35 (at the Bere Regis Roundabout) follow Dorchester signs onto the A35. Once you pass Dorchester exit, follow the A37 towards Yeovil and after 26 miles, turn left at the sign for Evershot.
An alternative route from London takes the M3 until Junction 8, then exit onto the A303 and after approximately 65 miles (at the Sparkford Roundabout) follow Sherborne B3148 onto A359. At Yeovil take the A37 for Dorchester and after nine miles turn right at the sign for Evershot.
Ample parking is available.
From Bath (11⁄4 hours)
Take the A367 to Shepton Mallet, then A37.
From Bristol (11⁄4 hours) A37.
From Midlands and North
Take the M5 to Taunton, exit at Junction 25, follow signs to Yeovil - A35, A303 and A3088.
From Exeter (11⁄4 hours) and West
Take the A30 to Crewkerne, then A356 towards Dorchester - left turn for Evershot is signed after eight miles.
From Heathrow (21⁄2 hours) and Gatwick (3 hours)
M25, M3, M27, A31, A35, A37.
There are fast services (approx. 2 ½ hours) from London Waterloo to either Dorchester (South) or Yeovil Junction. Contact the hotel to arrange a transfer from either station. A taxi takes approx. 20 minutes.
Bristol Lulsgate serves many British and European airports and is about 1.5 hours drive. Exeter and Bournemouth (Hurn) International Airport are approximately a one hour drive. Arrival by helicopter is possible by prior arrangement. Please contact the hotel.
When travelling without a car or for those who would prefer not drive during their stay we have plenty of options of exploring the area. View our Alternative travel suggestions to help you get around.
A journey to Evershot would not be complete without discovering our beautiful surroundings by foot. Download our Walking Map to help you on your way as your set off into our idyllic countryside setting.
28 Fore Street
Dorset DT2 0JW
+44 (0) 1935 83228