Local Cream Teas...

Jam on the top or on the bottom?

Dorset Cream Teas... delicious, delightful, delectable...

If you're feeling peckish in the afternoon, Lisa & Clive have hand-picked some delightful places for you to enjoy a Traditional English Cream Tea, or a Dorset Cream Tea using the freshest local produce including Dorset Clotted Cream. Some of the tea rooms also offer the famous Dorset Apple Cake, or a fancy 'Ritz Style' afternoon tea. Enjoy!


Limestone at Lulworth Bar & Restaurant

01929 400 252

Less than 100 metre walk from Bindon Bottom - Lulworth Cove

In the summertime enjoy a delicious 'Limestone Afternoon Tea' on the terrace overlooking our beautiful village of thatched cottages and village church. In the winter time stay cosy in front of the open fire whilst enjoying a piping hot pot of tea with delectable Cream Tea delights, as follows.. Finger Sandwiches, Scones, Dorset Apple Cake, Lemon Drizzle Cake, and the Chef's sweet delicacies of the day! Read customer reviews



Moreton Tea Rooms

01929 463 647

The Old School, Moreton Dorset DT2 8RH

Moreton Tearooms occupies the old School House in the tranquil village of Moreton. Situated on the River Frome, the village is surrounded by broad meadows and pastures creating Thomas Hardy's "Vale of the Great Dairies". Gordon cooks with a simple and rustic style where the freshness and quality of the ingredients is key. In the summer months, it is not uncommon for our little bakery to bake and sell 150 scones in a day!


moreton tea room


The Priory Hotel

01929 551 666

Church Green, Wareham Dorset BH20 4ND

During the warmer months enjoy alfresco dining in the English Cottage Garden, and during the cooler months cosy up in front of the real log fire in the drawing room, and enjoy a lovely Dorset Cream Tea or full 'Ritz Style' afternoon tea.


priory wareham

Abbotsbury Gardens Colonial Tea Room

01305 871 387

Bullers Way, Abbotsbury Dorset DT3 4LA

This restaurant is very special, constructed in the colonial style, built of timber with a raised veranda overlooking the beautiful Sub-Tropical Gardens. Ample seating inside, on the veranda and in the courtyard where wild birds congregate hoping for a share. Members of Direct From Dorset Food scheme.



Morton House Hotel

01929 480 988

45 East Street, Corfe Castle Dorset BH20EE

Elizabethan Country House Hotel in the village of Corfe Castle. Morton House Hotels’ afternoon tea consists of a Dorset Cream Tea with home-made scones, clotted cream and jam, home-made chocolate brownies and fruit cake, served with tea or coffee. When weather permits, this is served on the terrace, alternatively its served in the Oak room.

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Any questions about your stay?

Then just ask, we're always happy to help. Alternativeley you can check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions):

Is there a minimum night stay?

Yes, bookings are a 2 night mimimum.

Note: Bank Holiday weekends are 3 nights minimum.

Are your prices per room and do they include breakfast?

All prices are per room, and include a delicious cooked breakfast.

What are your check-in and check-out times?

Check-in is after 4pm and before 7pm. Please contact us for other check-in arrangements.

Check-out is 10:30am on your morning of departure.

Are children welcome?

Children aged 16 and above are welcome.

Are pets welcome?

Sorry, no pets allowed.

What's included in the room?

  • An extremely comfortable bed made up with Organic & Pure Cotton bed linen, luxury duvets and divine pillows
  • Flat screen TV, with 'Free Sat' Channels & DVD player ~ And we have a small DVD Library.
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • A hospitality tray brimming with Organic/Fair Trade tea & herbal teas, coffee, hot chocolate, decaf tea & coffee, filtered bottled water, fresh local milk and a jar of local biscuits & snacks.
  • Fluffy Fair Trade/Organic cotton towels
  • Luxury Fair Trade/Organic bathrobes
  • Torch to get you to the pub and back in the dark (there are no street lights in the village)
  • Organic luxury toiletries including hand wash, shampoo, conditioner, shower gel/bath foam & lots more...
  • The Official Jurassic Coast Information & Guide Books
  • A guest folder filled with useful information and ideas on where to eat and what to do...