Shafts Farm

Petersfield, Hampshire
Bed & Breakfast

Spotless bathrooms, a lovely edge-of-village setting and a hostess passionate about flowers, plants and birds - the rose garden is charming


2 rooms


Rooms sleep 2


The 1960s farmhouse has many weapons in its armoury: a tremendous South Downs thatched-village setting, owners who know every path and trail, comfortable generous bedrooms and a stunning rose garden designed by David Austin Roses (parterres, obelisks, meandering paths). The two bedrooms are fresh in cream, florals and plaids, each with a shower room with heated floors to keep toes toasty. Homemade granola, garden fruit and the full English make a fine start to the day; the airy, cane-furnished conservatory is the place for afternoon tea and a read. Your hosts are both geographers and have created an intriguing display of maps.


  • Hot tub
  • WiFi
  • Swimming pool
  • Mobile reception
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Bar
  • Parking on premises
  • Licensed premises
  • Free parking nearby
  • Meals available
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Wheelchair access
  • Limited mobility
  • Air conditioning
  • Relaxation areas
  • Garden
  • Tennis court
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Children welcome
  • Books and toys
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair


  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles


  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

& pricing

Booking information

Check in
4pm-5.30pm, please get in touch for early and late check in
Check out
Booking restrictions
Quiet village - motorbikes not encouraged.
No smoking
Smoking not permitted anywhere in the property.
Owner has pets
Animals living on the property.
Pubs/restaurants 500 yds.


Nightly price
from £95
Singles £60.
2 Twins
From £95


A lovely place to stay, with home made cake & a cup of tea to welcome you. Nothing is too much trouble for Rosemary. Ask to see her rose garden it's beautiful.


Read more reviews Down arrow


The neighbourhood

Local points of interest from Rosemary Morrish

  • Enjoy a meal in the excellent Thomas Lord (of cricketing fame) pub, only 5 minutes walk away. Visit our Victorian flint-knapped parish church and see the grave of the man himself.
  • Search the churchyard for the grave of Guy Burgess, one of the infamous Cambridge Five ring of spies.
  • Don your boots and waterproofs and walk a section of the nearby South Downs Way or pick a shorter circular perambulation from the village walks booklet (West Meon's own take on A.Wainwright).