Special Offers

Snap up a bargain in our winter accommodation sale available from 1st November… Stay with us between 1st November and 31st January, enjoy a 3 course dinner (excluding beverages) and full English breakfast the following morning, all at the sale prices below, which are based on two people per room: Standard double room – £180…

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Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea at the Lord Bute is the perfect way to catch up with friends, celebrate a special occasion or simply to treat a loved one. Served in our Orangery or on our terrace, you can enjoy a selection of freshly prepared sandwiches, scones and more! We have a great selection of finest tea, Naked Jam, a local artisan producer of award winning jams will be suppling the strawberry jam for our delicious freshly baked scones to go along with our locally sourced Dorset clotted cream and butter….. the perfect combination!

We can also cater for baby showers, hen parties and any special occasion.


Afternoon Tea is served Tuesday – Saturday – 3.30pm – 5.00pm

  (Saturday – by reservation only)



Dorset Cream Tea – £7.95

Freshly baked plain or fruit scone served with clotted cream & strawberry jam and your choice of tea or coffee

Tea & Teacake – £5.95

Tea or coffee served with a toasted teacake

Strawberries and Cream – £7.25

Freshly picked strawberries served with Dorset clotted cream

Tea Reservations

Traditional Classic High Tea – £18.50

A selection of freshly made finger sandwiches accompanied by plain or fruit scones, served with clotted cream and strawberry jam and a selection of cakes, served with a choice of speciality tea or coffee

Champagne High Tea – £29.95

Includes all of the items from the Traditional Classic High Tea & a glass of champagne

Prosecco High Tea – £26.95

Includes all of the items from the Traditional Classic High Tea & a glass of prosecco