Take advantage of a two night midweek break in the Dorset countryside and stay within easy walking reach of the Chalke Valley History Festival. All Hallows Farmhouse is situated less than 20 minutes car journey from the show site. Our rural ‘get-away’ is ideally positioned for you to enjoy tranquility and peace in a historic village within the Cranborne Chase .
Arrive on Wednesday 28th June and enjoy afternoon tea in the garden from 3pm. On the second night of your stay enjoy a homecooked farmhouse supper and then relax in the guest sitting room or visit a local pub.
Breakfast will be served from 7.30 am the next morning, allowing you an early start to visit the ‘largest festival, totally dedicated to history in the UK’.*
Early Summer Breakfast Menus –
Freshly squeezed orange juice.
To begin –
Bircher Muesli soaked in our own pressed apple juice – Porridge made with whole milk.
Greek yoghurt and honey – Strawberries from the garden
Breakfast muffins warm from the AGA – Cafetiere coffee, Dorset tea, herbal infusions, almond milk.
Smoked salmon, rosti potato Light Sussex poached egg, wilted spinach and hollandaise
Full English with smoked bacon, local sausages, roasted tomato, black pudding, fried potatoes and eggs of your choice.
Platter of kedgeree for two
Boiled eggs with marmite soldiers
Fresh herb omelette
Pain perdu with rhubarb from the garden
We serve free range eggs laid by our own Light Sussex hens. *Please let us know your cooked breakfast selection before 8pm the following evening from a choice on our daily menu.
Farmhouse Supper on Thursday 29th June
Free range roasted chicken with dauphinoise potatoes, greens from the garden and baby carrots.
Saffron risotto with homemade mascarpone, rocket and mizuna
Summer berries tart
Coffee and treats served in the sitting room beside the fire
Please note –
We are not licensed but you are very welcome to bring your own wines.
This booking is available to a couple for the Orchard Room with super king bed and ensuite bathroom.
We can also accommodate an extra two guests for the same family with an additional interconnected standard double room.
The package for two includes a two night stay to enjoy our ensuite room and super king bed with farmhouse breakfast and supper on the Wednesday night for £250 inclusive.
For a family group there is an additional adjoining double bedroom – please ask for details.
We are not licensed but you are welcome to bring your own wines and no corkage applies.
Please contact us to chat through your requirements and we are very happy to tailor bespoke packages for any stay.
*Visit the festival website for more information.