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    The Kings Arms

    18 Castle Street, Christchurch BH23 1DT, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good28%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 787 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Visited the restaurant here for a family meal. Lovely relaxed surroundings and food was of excellent quality. Staff were attentive and helpful and I will definitely be visiting again. I've been to a few of the restaurants in Christchurch but this was so much better...More

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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Stayed in a double room on the 2nd floor with a bathroom. Really comfy bed. Liked the hotel's atmosphere a lot. Had 2 delicious breakfasts - a wonderful self-service spread plus a generous pot of coffee for 2. Was impressed that a jug of non-dairy...More

    Thank ecobunnyLondon
    Response from NicolasRoulier, General Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you very much for your review and it is fantastic to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us. We hope to see you again, hopefully in the not-too-distant future! Kind regards. Nicolas.

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Thank you to all staff involved in making three of us so very welcome at short booking notice, on a Saturday night out so close to Xmas , and so very enjoyable. We were really treated as special guests! The timing of all courses, together...More

    Thank Dave S
    Response from NicolasRoulier, General Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Dave; Wow, thank you for your kind review, I am overjoyed to read that you had such an enjoyable evening with us and it is even more pleasing to read that the team looked after you well throughout your dinner - I will be...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Came in on a Sunday afternoon and was thoroughly impressed with the service, food and the atmosphere in this hotel. There was a large booking near our table, but this didn't interfere with our service or experience, something that often happens when a large table...More

    Thank PokefanCHUCK
    Response from NicolasRoulier, General Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for having taken the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you had a great lunch and have enjoyed the service, our roast dinner and pudding. See you soon! Kind regards. Nicolas.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Having eaten at The Kings on many occasions it never fails to please. The food is excellent & service quick & efficient. The menus offer vary varied & interesting choices & you can mix & match. Also you can request a dish not on the...More

    Thank R_D284
    Response from NicolasRoulier, General Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your review about your recent visit to our Bar and Restaurant. I am delighted you have enjoyed some drinks, the food and the service. We hope you will be wondering our premises soon again! Kind regards. Nicolas.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 95 - US$ 240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
    • #2 Business Hotel in Christchurch
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Dorset >
    • Christchurch
    • Also Known As
    • Kings Hotel Christchurch
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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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    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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    "Most hotels are far too hot, this was the perfect temperature - meaning you could sleep under a duvet."
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    "We just ate there."
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    "For the business man the 3rd floor should be adequate. Other families the 1st or 2nd floor."
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    "Back rooms my be a bit quieter but front rooms have wonderfull views"
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