Gable Cottage offers the perfect Dorset Bed and Breakfast.

Gable Cottage Bed and Breakfast is ideally situated near the pretty Dorset village of East Stour just2 miles from Gillingham (main line railway station to London) and 3½ miles west of the Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury. Our cosy, Dorset Bed and Breakfast offers peace and seclusion deep in the beautiful Blackmore Vale countryside.

A warm welcome awaits you at our friendly B&B. We aim to ensure your stay is perfect in everyway, from the comfortable en-suite accommodation and un-interrupted views of the Dorset countryside to the hearty cooked breakfast featuring fresh, locally sourced and home produced ingredients.
Lorna, Carl and Stanley look forward to welcoming you into their characterful and beautifully renovated Dorset Bed and Breakfast.



About Gable Cottage

Gable Cottage B&B has two en suite bedrooms both with attractive views of the surrounding Dorset countryside. Equipped with T.V (with freeview), DVD player, free wireless internet, hairdryer, hanging space, tea/coffee making facilities and central heating, both rooms are available for couples, singles and families of up to five…..Read More

About the area

The cottage is on a no-through lane just 2½ miles west of Shaftesbury, we are just ½ hour from The Stonehenge – world heritage site and 50minutes from Weymouth the venue of the Olympic Sailing 2012. We are an easy drive to Longleat Safari Park, Sherborne Castle, Salisbury Cathedral, Sturminster Newton, Blandford, Dorchester and Shepton Mallet…..Read More

Our Ethos

At the Cottage we aim be as self sufficient as possible – we grow our own vegetables, herbs and fruit, keep chickens producing glorious eggs and for the meat eater, it’s all sourced locally. We generate our own hot water and electricity. The garden grows on our waste. We recycle today for tomorrow.