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The Kings Arms

Overview
18 Castle Street, Christchurch BH23 1DT England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are quite spoilt for choice with places to choose for lunch in Christchurch, but it was a while since we had been to The Kings Arms and the Twice Baked Cheese Souffle was calling........ Lunch with a friend did not disappoint. Lovely atmosphere in...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank ThelmaBournemouth
Response from CharlesWilliamson82, General Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 2 days ago

Dear ThelmaBournemouth I am pleased to read that our Twice Baked Soufflés did not disappoint once again and you and your friend were both looked after so well when dining with us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon and hope you have worked...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a two night stay at The Kings Arms with breakfast and Dinner, staying in a Kings room with Priory view. The room certainly lived up to the images and was very comfortable indeed. The evening meals both evenings were excellent and the choice...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Dave R
Response from CharlesWilliamson82, General Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 2 weeks ago

Its wonderful to read how you enjoyed your recent stay with us. From the room to the food and the service you received. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Kings on your next visit Charles Williamson

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The wreath making was well organised and most enjoyable. The afternoon tea was extremely poorly organised and lacking in basis preparation and very long wait for hot water milk tea spoons and stressed waiter . Ten people on a table and ad hock presentation.The food...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from CharlesWilliamson82, General Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 2 days ago

Dear guide55049956918 Thank you for taking the time to post your review having attended our wreath making event. I am of sorry to read that all elements of the event did not live up to your expectations or our usual standards. Please would you provide...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yet another fantastic meal at the Kings restaurant.The food and service were both excellent all of our party were praising their meals, thank you again for making the evening so special for our family birthday dinner.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Pauline W
Response from CharlesWilliamson82, General Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 2 weeks ago

Its wonderful to hear how you joined us on such a special occasion and had another fantastic meal. And thank you for your kind words which I have passed onto the team. We look forward to welcoming you back on the next occasion Charles Williamson

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful restaurant, tastefully decorated in a lovely setting opposite the local Bowling Green. Service was excellent; friendly, attentive and professional staff with time for everyone despite the busy service. Between the three of us we had, Tempura prawns and scallops as starters, followed...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank JenLocallysourced63
Response from CharlesWilliamson82, General Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 2 weeks ago

That you for taking the time to write the fantastic review regarding your recent meal with us. It is wonderful to read how you enjoyed all the aspects of your meal from the food & wine to the service and the ambience. We hope to...More

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Description
The Kings Arms in Christchurch, is a stunning Georgian building in the heart of Dorset - combining a traditional yet stylish Restaurant with luxurious bedrooms carefully restored in true Georgian style, More whilst Alex Aitken remains chef patron at The Jetty he is also spending time with the chefs and team at The Kings Arms, Alex has headed up the team re-styling the restaurant menus and cooking philosophy. The Kings Restaurant has a delicious menu using the best local ingredients and is proud to have been awarded Michelin Bib Gourmand status for three consecutive years. The Kings Arms has everything you need for a Dorset short break, situated in the historic town of Christchurch, Dorset, a popular yachting town, overlooking the Avon River, Christchurch Castle and The Kings Arms Bowling Green, The Kings is marvelously picturesque. A short distance from the Dorset Jurassic Coast, The Kings Arms combines coastal beauty, historical town discoveries and stunning scenery, all with a comfortable place to relax after a day's adventures. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$ 99 - US$ 224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
The Kings
Also Known As
Kings Hotel Christchurch
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Christchurch
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$ 99 - US$ 224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
The Kings
Also Known As
Kings Hotel Christchurch
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Christchurch
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Pool & Beach (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Sam814
21 April 2017|
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Response from TheKingsArmsHotel | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, Thank you for contacting us, I've sent a private message to you regarding the details Kindest Regards, Robert
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Paul b
11 January 2017|
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Response from Nikas98 |
Good evening; We welcome friendly dogs in our bar area; unfortunately they cannot stay in our hotel rooms and restaurant. We look forward to welcoming you soon. Kind regards. Nicolas Roulier.
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Panderys
10 January 2017|
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Response from NicolasRoulier | Property representative |
Good morning; We have free limited car parking at the rear of the hotel which is reserved for our Hotel guests. Kind regards. Nicolas Roulier
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Room Tips
"the rooms at the front of the hotel have an amazing view of the Pavilion and the Ruins"
ElaineH2511
8 Nov 2018
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"Try and get a room that is facing the ruins"
jessicarA9364UH
26 Oct 2018
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"Choose one with AC if the weather is warm Noisy at the front"
TivertonHiggs
6 Sep 2018
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"Don’t go for a loft room."
311ruth58
4 Sep 2018
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