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    Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel

    32 High West Street, Dorchester DT1 1UP, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
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    • Average19%
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    “no lift” (24 reviews)
    “night porter” (10 reviews)
    “car park” (39 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 380 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Our second visit. The first time we were put up on the second or possibly third floor and we asked to be moved. This time, when we booked we asked for a room nearer reception. We were on the first floor but at the farthest...More

    Thank Travelling_Trainers
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded yesterday

    Dear Travelling_Trainers Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale Hotel. Sorry you were not quite happy with the position of your room. Apologies also for your wait at breakfast. Your comments have been noted.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel is located on the main high street, but only a short walk to the café area of Old Brewery Square. Its rooms are in the main house or the former stables so that are not corporate as you would find in a modern...More

    Thank Ken N
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded yesterday

    Dear Ken N Thank you for your lovely comments. We look forward to seeing you again.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Had to come to Dorchester on business and chose this hotel due to the good price. And I will say, I am happy that I did. As my family came with , I took a family room. It was lovely and spacious and clean. The...More

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

    Dear Markhowes Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale Hotel so highly. We look forward to seeing you and your family again.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I had a room in the new section of this hotel - the walls were very thin and the corridor very noisy - poor nights sleep as a result - Kept awake other guests until after 0100 and woken at 0600. WiFi problems continue for...More

    Thank Albia-Newton
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Albia-Newton Thank you for your comments. Sorry your stay wasn't right for you.

    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    We only stayed the one night but our room had everything we could have wanted. Wifi was free. Staff very helpful. My partner had a full English breakfast which he enjoyed. I prefer lots of fruit and cereal which was fine. My only complaint would...More

    Thank _susangriffin11
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear susangriffin11 Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale Hotel so highly. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome on your next visit.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 74 - US$ 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Dorchester
    • Also Known As
    • Minotel Wessex Royale Hotel Dorchester ,
    • Minotel Hotel Wessex Royale ,
    • Minotel Dorchester ,
    • Dorchester Minotel ,
    • 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
    "Mews rooms look out onto the very small car park."
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    "Second floor rooms are quite a steep climb to the top."
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    "If you have trouble walking best choose a ground floor as no lift"
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    "Suites on floor one great. STEEP stairs to floor three, no lift."
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