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    Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel

    32 High West Street, Dorchester DT1 1UP, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good41%
    • Average19%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    “no lift” (20 reviews)
    “night porter” (8 reviews)
    “car park” (34 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 357 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Room very small and was warm as I was in the roof. Floor 3 and no lift (It's a good job I'm relatively fit). A fan was provided which helped with the heat a bit. Room door was on the latch (open) when I arrived....More

    1  Thank DaveBoss
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear DaveBoss Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale Hotel. Sorry you found your room warm and the soap had not been replenished in your shower. Great to see you enjoyed the central location of hotel.

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The hotel is centrally located at the top of Dorchester's historic high street. The staff were invariably friendly and breakfast was cooked to order. The standard double room was rather on the cramped side but had a nice bathroom. The bed was the smallest double...More

    1  Thank mmv77
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear mmv77 Thank you for your comments. All our double beds are standard doubles. Sorry you were unhappy with your bed and didn't mention your concerns on the first morning of your stay. We may have been able to make your stay more comfortable. Lovely...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I was very pleasantly surprised by our stay here from the minute we arrived. On booking in the receptionist was friendly and when I enquired about parking she checked the car park for us which is limited in size and was full, but also informed...More

    Thank Sue G
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Sue G Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale Hotel so highly. Lovely to see you enjoyed our 'home from home comforts' and found the hotel staff friendly and helpful. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome on...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great food and nice rooms. Old hotel but many rooms refurbished. Do not let the fact that the hotel is a listed building make you think that when its hot the rooms are also. They have upgraded to the quietest air-conditions of any I have...More

    1  Thank daviddyr
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear daviddyr Thank you for your lovely comments. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome on your next visit.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Myself and my partner have just got back from an overnight stay (time away before baby no 2 arrives) at the Wessex Royal and we are both really pleased we choose this hotel. Located just a 10 minute walk from the train station it is...More

    1  Thank rufusfan
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear rufusfan Thank you for all your lovely comments. Great to see you were able to enjoy all our 'home from home' comforts. Good luck with the birth of baby no 2 and we look forward to seeing you again.

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
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    • US$ 103 - US$ 195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Dorchester
    • Also Known As
    • Minotel Wessex Royale Hotel Dorchester ,
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    • Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel Dorchester, Dorset
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    ruthenstone
    14 June 2016|
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    Response from Steve H | Reviewed this property |
    You need to contact the hotel directly, I was just a visitor.
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    dgburf
    17 November 2014|
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    Response from Manager W | Property representative |
    Unfortunately, there is a height restriction of 2 metres.
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    Room Tips
    "There is no lift, so rooms on the upper floors may not be suitable for everyone."
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    "Get a top floor if you can on the back"
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    "Ask for a room at the side of building overlooking the small car park as it was quiet"
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    "Rooms at the rear would be quieter"
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