Fancy a new challenge as a landlord at a pub? If so, here’s your chance.

Find My Pub has rounded up the pubs across Dorset which are currently on the market with a brief summary of their location, history and what they offer.

Here are some of the many pubs currently on the market right now:

George Hotel

Bournemouth Echo: George Hotel. Picture: Find My PubGeorge Hotel. Picture: Find My Pub

The popular pub has built up a great reputation in the market town of Bridport and has won punters over with its food and drink.

The George has a lovely authentic and traditional feel, having been fully refurbished in 2014 and kept in very good order ever since.

The pub has 38 covers spread out over the bar, restaurant and beautiful snug room, that is well used or private functions and family get-togethers.

There is a fully functioning open-plan commercial kitchen facing out onto the dining room, including a walk-in cold room and freezer.

Its private accommodation comprises of three bedrooms, large reception, well-fitted kitchen and bathroom.

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Bournemouth Echo: The Cricketers. Picture: Find My PubThe Cricketers. Picture: Find My Pub

This Bournemouth pub is an imposing Victorian local retaining many original features, including an impressive bar, etched glass, and cast-iron pillars.

The Windham Road pub has pool and darts games, regularly hosts folk and jazz bands with a quiz night on Tuesdays.

The Windham Road pub has been improved by the current tenants during their eight years of ownership and is available by way of a Free of Tie Lease.

This watering hole is also close to Bournemouth station and football club which means it will easily draw in punters on match days.

Following its refurbishment, the new owners will benefit from a brand new commercial kitchen.

The landlords will also be extending the external drinking area to increase covers and hold live sports events.

They will also be making the drinks range a premium offer to entice new guests while its food menu will be revamped with pub classics, pizzas, and delicious dirty burgers.

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The small but perfectly formed traditional pub is based in the bustling high street of Westbourne in Bournemouth.

The Poole Road watering hole, which is renowned for its cask ale, often hosts live music acts inside a one-room bar. The room also works well for quiz nights and open mic nights it has become famous for.

The bar features world beers and a good wine selection.

Set on the corner of the main high street, it has a small pavement licence and a yard area out the back set out with a few tables.

The private accommodation consists of two double bedrooms, lounge, office, kitchen and bathroom.

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Penn Hill

Bournemouth Echo:

This watering hole on Penn Hill Avenue is said to be well placed to cater to the affluent residents and offer fantastic food and top-class drinks.

Inside the pub, the main room is spacious and contemporary with ample seating and several flat-screen TVs.

The venue is to undergo a refurbishment with an open planned second floor which will provide even more space, and the versatility to host functions and private dining.

The refurbishment will include a brand-new glazed seating area with a retractable roof, giving this bar pulling power all year round, as well as full redecoration throughout, transforming the site into a vibrant, modern pub.

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Bournemouth Echo:

Skippers is based on the outskirts of Sherborne and is a hit with locals and tourists.

The Horsecastles pub is a well maintained one-bar pub tastefully decorated inside, with nice polished hardwood floors, and a separate restaurant area.

Externally there is a good-sized trade garden with a decking area and a large car park to the side.

There is a good-sized managers accommodation above which has recently been refurbished, which consists of two bedrooms, kitchen, living room and bathroom.

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