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Pack your camera and set off exploring the history of the most picturesque villages near to The Acorn Inn.
17th May 2019
Dorset’s cinematic appeal is irrefutable and has been used in many major films and TV shows.
21st February 2019
Perfect for the traditional Boxing Day amble, wrap up warm and make the most of the region's best scenic walking routes.
05th December 2018
Curl up by the fire and enjoy a pint of locally brewed ale at these atmospheric spots in Dorset.
27th November 2018
Discover the region's outstanding wildlife with the Dorset Wildlife Trust.
18th July 2018
A long established celebration of local heritage, culture and agriculture, Dorset's steam fair is set to be extra special in 2018 as it celebrates its 50th birthday.
15th May 2018
High on the heritage list is Melbury House, a magnificent property a stone's throw from Summer Lodge Country House Hotel.
18th April 2018
Within easy reach of Summer Lodge and The Acorn Inn, Dorset’s beautiful Chesil Beach has inspired literary and cinematic works.
27th March 2018