In addition to our onsite Hurricane Bar, we are surrounded by wonderful, award-winning pubs and restaurants. Here is a selection of our favourites.
Hurricane Terrace & Bar
The Hurricane Terrace & Bar, located on the roof terrace of our Spa, serves an array of delicious local drinks, traditional favourites and bespoke cocktails inspired by Dorset which you can enjoy as you drink in the view of the rolling Dorset countryside. If you’re feeling peckish, a variety of snacks and small plates are available.
Pizza can be ordered on arrival at the Pizza Shack or you can pre-order by calling Hurricane Terrace on +44 (0) 1305 819906.
The Wise Man Inn, West Stafford - 3 Miles
The Wise Man Inn is a traditional village pub with rustic gastro cuisine. Set in the heart of the pretty village of West Stafford deep in Hardy country, serving locally sourced and seasonal food in a relaxed and welcoming setting. Menus change frequently to ensure seasonal freshness and taste. Passionate about sourcing local produce, they support small businesses and their community.
Situated in the lovely village of Puddletown, The Blue Vinney offers a friendly and warm welcome with a wide range of real ales and spirits. The pub combines a warm, relaxed country ambience with a cool, airy modern interior. They have a high-quality and varied menu, offering the best of local produce with classic dishes from Britain and Europe
Situated in a breath-taking part of Dorset, looking out over Chesil Beach. The Crab House Cafe has its own Portland Oyster beds just a stones-throw from the restaurant, meaning you can enjoy fresh oysters within minutes of them leaving the water.
Other than their popular crab boards, the menu features delicious fish and seafood recipes, all from produce landed within 40 miles.
Nuzzled on the edge of the Isle of Purbeck, Shell Bay overlooks the stunning Brownsea Island and waters of Poole Harbour and Sandbanks. It started life as a shack and retains an appealingly rustic feel – and the terrace is a real hit come summer. Every table has a view and the twice daily menu showcases local seafood in a mix of modern and classic dishes. Booking highly recommended.