Situated in stunning heathland at the heart of the Isle of Purbeck, the Halfway Inn is the meet point between the historic market town of Wareham, and William the Conqueror’s Corfe Castle. The Halfway Inn is well known for its warm, dog-friendly hospitality and quality fresh food offer.

The pub itself dates back to the 16th century and was originally used as a thatched-roof-farmhouse. Several original features remain including wattle and daub walls and flagstone floors. The Halfway continues to ooze character with log burning fires, a spacious garden room and traditional Dorset ales on tap. This rural gem must be visited to truly be appreciated – we warmly welcome you!


Fresh food, not fast food

We pride ourselves on serving quality food, cooked fresh to order. Relax and unwind whilst enjoying your favourite dish from our delicious menu. We’ve got everything covered from lunch to dinner and of course on Sundays, mouth-watering roasts with all the trimmings.

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Private Dining

Whether you want to host a private party, a business meeting or a reunion or meet up, we have the perfect space for you. Our beautiful, bright Garden Room can be booked for private dining.

Our chef will design a menu to suit your special occasion if required.

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Dog Friendly

Being dog owners ourselves we understand how important your furry friends are. Well behaved dogs are always welcome, all we ask is you keep them on a lead during your visit.