Terms and Conditions

If you are planning a special holiday in Dorset then Thorn Bank is for you, a clean and stylish Georgian townhouse in the centre of the ancient country town of Sherborne, offering excellent bed and breakfast accommodation. View the rooms…

Telephone 01935 813795 for availability and confirmation. 


We require the first night’s accommodation as a deposit, this will be required at the time of initial booking. Bookings may be considered confirmed when the deposit has been received by Thorn Bank. See payment details below.


All payments will be non-refundable unless cancelled before 7 days of the booking. Any refund will be subject to a £20 administration fee.


The rooms will be available from 4.00pm and must be vacated by 10.00am the following morning. Arrival times earlier than 4pm can be accommodated by special request.

Late Arrivals

If no arrangement made nor contact received by 6.30pm then the management reserve the right to re-let the room without refund of deposit or monies paid for the reservation. If you are going to be late please telephone 01935 813795 to let us know.

Payment for B&B

We require the first night’s accommodation as a deposit, paid by cash or cheque (or you can make a bank transfer; contact us for details).

We are unable to accept credit or debit cards or PayPal.

Cheques to be made payable to Thorn Bank B and B and forwarded to this address:

D. Savile Platt,
Thorn Bank,
Long Street,
Dorset DT9 3BS [Map]


Thorn Bank is not suitable for children nor do we admit pets. Both rooms are located on the first floor of the property.

Please note we are not taking bookings until further notice