La Fosse at Cranborne is an award-winning restaurant and boutique B&B situated in the heart of the countryside on the Dorset/Wiltshire border in the UK. With this beautiful location La Fosse attracts avid walkers and cyclists from all over the UK, Europe and further afield, visiting for short breaks or longer holidays. Guests are charmed by the history of the small Cranborne village and the Cranborne Manor Estate to which it once belonged.
Guests can enjoy a range of well-appointed rooms and suites as well as sitting rooms, an English country Garden, outside dining area and barbeque hut. With a selection of onsite bikes and walking guides, the team are always on hand to help guests explore the Dorset countryside.
According to Mark Hartstone, Chief Proprietor at La Fosse:
We welcome guests from near and far in both the B&B and restaurant and we’re always pleased to share our local knowledge with visitors. La Fosse can be hired for house parties where our new barbeque hut and dining area provides the perfect setting for outdoor dining on a warm summer’s eve.
La Fosse also boasts a gourmet restaurant where local ingredients are a passion for Mark Hartstone, chef-proprietor. Mark is an advocate of sustainably caught seafood, makes imaginative use of game and wild food in season and is a cheese expert. Food on the menu often travels yards not miles! Mark creates mouth-watering dishes for The Restaurant, as well as an award-winning cheeseboard.