It even looks good in the rain

It rained nearly all day today as we prepared for our guests from Amsterdam. The garden however is just starting to bloom.

Good News, Bad News

The really good news is that we still have plenty of weekdays still free for booking. The bad news is that there are only 3 weekends still available. They are May 11-13. July  20-23.  October 26-28  

Jurra the dog has the right idea

With a Red Snow alert in place we have decided to cancell this Saturdays work Party. Like Jurra we are all going to stay indoors. Work starts again on Monday folks. ( sorry we are not there for a new snow picture today) #bernardsacre.  #visitdartmoor. #belstonevillage

A little sunshine makes everyone’s garden look good

and ours was no exception today. The birds are very pleased we have finished our extensive digging for a new drainage system and water supply pipes, it have given them several days of abundant foraging. The sheep are relaxed in the field next door, these usually come over in the afternoons, but with diggers in…

From now on you will have fresh water

Feburary 10th 2018 was an important day in the history of Bernard’s Acre. For the first time we had HOT WATER from one of our three new hot water cylinders. This was a big step forward in the phased refurbishment works intended to bring the building up to a safe, comfortable and legal standard Clean…

A Birthday year ?

We know for sure that Bernard’s Acre opened its doors for the first time in 1978. ( That’s 40 years). This weeks photo is from our archive collection taken in the 1920’s showing the original owners wife in an established garden.  That makes us 100 as well Come and see for yourself. The stone circle…