Located in the beautiful minster town of Wimbourne, Riversdale Guest House offers excellent quality and comfortably priced accommodation in the heart of Dorset. A former Malting Cottage, Riversdale House is situated in the flood plain of the River Allen a beautiful chalk river which flows into the River Stour just South of Wimborne.
Our rooms have been fully renovated and complement our Georgian Town House. Riversdale has eight guest rooms which are furnished to a high standard and offer every comfort. For short term visits we have single rooms priced from £40 per night and twin/double rooms from £65 per night. For Families we can also include folding beds/travel cots in the larger Double rooms (a High Chair can also be provided upon request).
Riversdale offers all of the following:
• Nicely furnished en suite guest rooms with powerful showers or a bath
• Free Wireless Internet (Wi-Fi) access
• Access to the Georgian Dining Room/Lounge Area throughout the day
• Freeview TV in all rooms
• Excellent pub food within a 2 minute walk
• Separate guest entrance
• Two parking spaces outside
• Long Term Parking within easy walking distance (2 minutes walk) or on street parking nearby
• Self Service Continental breakfast
• Excellent value for money with rooms from £32.50 per person per night (based on 2 sharing)
• Complementary tea/coffee, bottled water and newspaper
We are offer a comprehensive self service Continental Breakfast at weekends (and a more basic self service continental breakfast during the week). Alternatively, a discounted Full English breakast is available from a local riverside restaurant (The "Angel") or other local establishments which are within easy walking distance.
The self service Continental Breakfast can be taken in the a Georgian dining area (from 8.00-9.30am) which is designated exclusively for our guests comfort. The self service Continental Breakfast generally is composed of a selection of meats, cheeses, fruit juice, yogurts, cereals, fresh fruit, breads, butter and preserves, tea/coffee.
The property and walled garden at the rear has been renovated over the past few years by the current owners to provide the latest comforts but still retaining the charm and history from the past.
Wimbourne itself is a historic market town is well known for its Minster dating back to the 8th Century AD with the famous chained library. Wimborne also has an excellent theatre, pubs and restaurants. The Riversdale is perfectly located to explore the New Forest, Jurassic Coast and Rural Dorset. We are 5 miles from Poole’s ferry terminal, 5 miles from Poole railway station and approx 7 miles from Dorset’s Blue Flag beaches (Sandbanks, Alum Chine, Branksome Chine, Bournemouth, Studland etc).
Rates: £40 per person per room based on single occupancy.
£65 per person per room based on 2 people sharing.
Children are welcome.
Off street parking.