If we didn’t provide a good breakfast, what sort of B&B would we be?  We are very proud that we make our own bread, seasonal jams and use lovely local ingredients to cook our breakfasts from scratch.

From the Sideboard   From the Kitchen

Orange,grapefruit and apple Juice

Fruit Smoothie

Seasonal fruits – poached and fresh

Fresh cut grapefruit segments

Full fat Greek yoghurt and natural yoghurt

Homemade gluten free granola

Cereals and Dorset cereals muesli

Devon honey Seedy sprinkle



English breakfast:  Gatcombe farm bacon, butcher’s sausage (gluten free available), roast tomatoes, mushrooms, free range eggs, baked beans and black pudding

Vegetarian breakfast with homemade vegetarian patties

Smoked salmon and scrambled eggs

Kipper fillets

Daily breakfast special

Homemade organic white and granary toast

Homemade marmalade and seasonal jams


Here at Swan Hill House we love being Taste of the West members.  Our aim is to use and promote local produce and producers, here in the South West, or if not possible, the UK.  Below is a list of suppliers and if you wish to know more about any of them, please ask.


Devon Rose, Seaton                                  Bacon, Ham, gluten-free bangers & hogs pudding

Colyford Butchers                                      Sausages

Colyton Butchers                                       Sausages & Black pudding

Yarty Valley Dairies, Honiton                   Milk & yogurt

Woodbridge Dairy, Somerset                    Sheeps yogurt

Denhay Farm, Bridport                              Butter

Quickes in Crediton                                  Cheese

Tickler in Taw Valley                                Cheese

Four Elms Farm,                                        Apple juice

NR Stoate & Sons, Shaffsbury                  Bread flour, self and plain baking flour

Dorset Coffee Company, Bockhampton   Coffee

Clipper in Beaminster                               Teas, coffee and de-caff coffee sticks

Bulstone Spring Farm, Branscombe         Organic, free-range eggs

Dorset Cereals, East Poundbury              Muesli

Tregida Smokehouse in cornwall              Smoked salmon, kippers & haddock

Pure Blue in Falmouth Cornwall                Still mineral water

East Hill Fruit Farm, Newton Pop          Season fruit, fresh or we freeze for compotes


We use Millers Farm Shop in Axminster to buy a lot of these local products.