Do you need a break from the daily grind and are considering embarking on some countryside walking holidays? Stourhead visitors and locals alike are going to love the area and everything it has to offer. Stay at Plumber Manor during your break to get the full country experience and have easy access to all of the local hotspots. You can book online today or by calling our team on 01258 472 507 – we’re here to help.
When you’re staying at Plumber Manor, you will be spoiled for choice as someone who loves walking holidays. Stourhead is close by and so are many other great locations with some fantastic sights to explore.
For example, the Hardy Heritage Trail is well worth following if you’re a fan of this author’s work and would like to see the area that inspired him so much. We have compiled our own book of all of the local attractions, including walking holidays in Stourhead, that all guests will find in their room.
Once you’ve completed your desired Stourhead walking holidays, why not take a short drive to see the famous Dorset coastline? Lulworth and Studland are especially close to Plumber Manor. There are also many superb historic houses to visit while you’re staying with us, including:
Plumber Manor is a fine Jacobean country house and the archetypal Dorset country hotel. It’s owned and run by the same family that built it in the 1600s, so you’ll be staying at a place steeped in rich history during your walking holidays, Stourhead.
Situated in the heart of Thomas Hardy’s Vale of the Little Dairies, we are located in one of the most beautiful parts of Dorset. It’s very easy to create a unique absorbing getaway here, whether you want to simply relax or embark on one of the many walking holidays Stourhead offers.
Owned and managed by true country people, we are confident that you’re going to love your time at Plumber Manor. Our establishment is very much operated as a family affair. Richard is front of house and your ultimate host alongside his wife Alison and brother Brian.
Back when Thomas Hardy was living in nearby Sturminster Newton, Plumber Manor was a family home. It was built by Charles Brune in the early 17th Century and has remained in the Prideaux-Brunes family ever since.
Are you planning on bringing a furry friend with you for these exciting walking holidays? In Stourhead, you might struggle to find a dog-friendly hotel, but Plumber Manor welcomes pets. Just let us know in advance and we will make all the preparations.
Our lovely resident black Labrador looks forward to welcoming you to the premises. Our dog-friendly bedrooms have direct access to the gardens a well as the car park. You will therefore find going on your Stourhead walking holidays very easy.
Dogs really love it here. At first, they’ll get very excited about the long country walks, but they often return completely exhausted.
Are you now ready to book your fresh air filled getaway? Do you have some questions about our walking holidays? Stourhead, don’t hesitate to get in touch with the hospitality team at Plumber Manor. You can contact us by either calling 01258 472 507, e-mailing email@example.com, or sending a quick message through our online enquiry form.