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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

Just come back from a night at this b&b wonderfully friendly owners room was perfect clean modern and perfectly central to the bar's and restaurants. Would definitely go back shame its up for sale hope the new owners keep it the same and as a b&b

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Thank amanda l
East Yorkshire
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22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We booked in here for 5 nights. Its very central for the town and of course very central for visiting the many places of interest in the area. Its a family home and you are made very welcome by the owners. They are lovely people and do their very best to make you feel comfortable. We had the front bedroom... More 

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Thank LindaEastYorkshire
Reading, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We stayed for one night when visiting area. It is a beautiful Victorian house, and we had a very large room overlooking the park. Everything was of a very high standard and spotlessly clean. It was nice to be able to walk to the town centre, and the new brewers development is a pleasant place to eat. Breakfast is of... More 

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Thank margaret m
Watford, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We stayed at the Lantern House B&B towards the latter part of the recent May half term and we were really impressed with the size and comfort of the room (the Rose room), plus facilities. Pauline and Jeff were really welcoming and accommodating hosts and nothing seemed too much trouble. The breakfasts were excellent, in particular the fresh bread was... More 

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Thank jennybottomley
Reading, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Lovely quiet location but very handy for the town by foot. Handy 2 space parking at rear or on road parking. Green room has a lovely afternoon sun trap indoors. Very comfortable, with owners on hand. Only 3 rooms available

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Thank Andyhw27
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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197 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We were staying for 1 night in Dorchester and needed just 1 night B+B so booked Lantern House with its central location, parking and excellent reviews. We were not disappointed and wish the owners well. The breakfast was very good and I liked room very much - home from home. We visited Thomas Hardys first home and his Max Gate... More 

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Thank timetachyon
Swanage
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78 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016

The owners of this B & B were so helpful and welcoming there was no way we were ever going to have anything other than a great time. They even called me at home in the morning to check on our arrival time and see if there was anything they could do to help. The house is beautiful, spotlessly clean,... More 

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Thank Wasawilson
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

I stay in 100+ hotels/B&B a year as I travel a lot in my job. Must say this guest house is Very good indeed. Stayed for one night mid Jan 2016. Warm welcome by Geoff. Large room , comfortable bed. Own bathroom although not ensuite. Great location, short walk to the centre of town. Breakfast was freshly cooked, everything you... More 

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Thank Russell420
Bath, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 November 2015

We couldn't have wished for better place to stay for our 3 night break. Geoff and Pauline were amazing hosts and couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful. Our room was spacious with an en suite shower room, a lovely big comfortable bed and a seating area to sit and relax, enjoy our tea and biscuits (all provided) and watch... More 

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Thank Angie P
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Last minute booking that turned out well. Our room was ensuite, very well furnished and comfortable, and had a lovely aspect which overlooked the rear garden. Jacqui was our host, and she was extremely welcoming and helpful. She also presented a very tasty breakfast, with home made bread!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Lovely Bed and Breakfast in the heart of Dorchester town. Five minutes walk from transport links and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lantern House

Address: 19 Cornwall Road, Dorchester DT1 1RU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Dorchester
Hotel Class:4 star — Lantern House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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Lantern House Dorchester, Dorset

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