Sherborne tourist and travel information

Sherborne tourist and travel information

Sherborne Travel Information

Travel Information Sherborne is located on the Dorset / Somerset border; it has excellent transport links enabling the town to flourish. It is one of the most beautiful towns in England, with an abundance of medieval buildings, superb Abbey, world famous schools, picturesque almshouse and two castles.

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bus and coach travel

Coaches Sherborne - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

www.stagecoachbus.com

UK A Roads

Roads Sherborne - Travel by road - Sherborne is on the A 30. A nearby large town is Yeovil. Sherborne is about 55 miles from EXETER and about 70 miles from SOUTHAMPTON.

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Travel by train

Rail Sherborne - Travel by train - Sherborne Station, South Street, Sherbourne, DT9 3NB. Ticket office. Waiting room. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Only parts of station step free access.

South West Trains. Main Regions: Greater London, Surrey, Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire. Tel: 08700 00 5151. www.southwesttrains.co.uk

www.nationalrail.co.uk www.nationalrail.co.uk

Sherborne Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Sherborne - Sport - Sherborne Golf Club,Higher Clatcombe, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 4RN. Tel: 01935 812274.

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Shopping

Stores Sherborne - Shopping - Sherborne has over 100 privately owned small shops. Woolworths - 55 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3AY, Tel: 01935 812433.

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Entertainment

Entertainment Sherborne - Entertainment and attractions - Sherborne "Old" Castle is half a mile east of the town and is owned by English Heritage. The ruins date from the early 12th century and was built for Roger de Caen,Bishop of Salisbury. Built in the grounds nearby by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1594, Sherborne Castle has been home of the Digby family since 1617. Set in 40 acres of glorious 'Capability' Brown landscaped gardens and grounds around his 50 acre lake, the Castle contains a splendid collection of art, furniture and porcelain. Sherborne Castle, Cheap Street, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3PY. Tel: 01935 813182.

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Museum

Other information Sherborne - Other information - Sandford Orcas Manor House, Sandford Orcas, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 4SB. Tel: 01963 220206. Fleet Air Arm Museum, RNAS Yeovilton, Near Ilchester, Somerset, BA22 8HT. Tel: +44 (0) 1935 840565. Museum of South Somerset, Hendford, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1UN. Tel: 01935 424 774. Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 7LH. Tel: 01963 440 804.

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SHERBORNE ACCOMMODATION

ACCOMMODATION

Sherborne hotels

ACCOMMODATION

For hotels accommodation in other areas near to Sherborne Dorset see Dorchester hotels & Yeovil hotels.

Dorset Map and Attractions

Bournemouth is 107 miles from London. It is 60 miles from Lyme Regis to Christchurch and 39 miles from Shaftesbury to Weymouth.

Ferries Ferry ports indicated are Poole and Weymouth.

Airports Airport indicated is Bournemouth International.

RoadsSherborne is on the A30.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). Sherborne does have a station.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Wimborne Minster, High Street, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1HT, Tel: 01202 884753. wimborneminster.org.uk
Attraction 2 - Corfe Castle, The Square, Corfe Castle, Wareham, Dorset BH20 5EZ. Tel: 01929 481294
Attraction 3 - Oceanarium, Pier Approach, West Beach, Bournemouth, BH2 5AA. Tel: 01202 311 993. oceanarium.co.uk
Attraction 4 - Fleet Air Arm Museum, RNAS Yeovilton, Near Ilchester, Somerset, BA22 8HT. Tel: +44 (0) 1935 840565. fleetairarm.com
Attraction 5 - Swanage Railway, Station House, Swanage, Dorset BH19 1HB. Tel: 01929 425800. swanagerailway.co.uk

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