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The Priory Hotel

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today via mobile

We sat on the terrace and had pots of breakfast tea and herbal tea - a generous 3 cups each with hot water for top up. I haven’t been to the Priory for over a year and see they now have a super new restaurant...More

Thank Hillheadbob1
Reviewed 4 days ago

I couldn't fault The Priory; the food was honestly the best I've eaten for a long time, all the staff were charming, attentive and efficient and the view of the river is simply stunning. After lunch we had tea served at a table by the...More

Thank Carolyne M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

From river views to R&R, canapes to Coffee can not fault this luxurious hotel. It was a real treat to stay there it is an absolute gem of a place, perfect for a re-charge and magical in its location. The staff are kind, friendly and...More

Thank jacquiseal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a birthday lunch. Although the food was ok the portions were quite small. Saying that my wife was given a piece of pork which was mainly fat. Most of the staff were lovely but when I suggested that there should be...More

1  Thank BlackLabradorMan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We started with drinks out in the gardens. Very nice overlooking the river on a lovely Sunday evening for my husbands birthday. The first waiter was a little frosty but as we went into the restaurant the others were friendlier. The restaurant is well set...More

Thank Caroline V
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Dry Cleaning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 269 - US$ 419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$ 269 - US$ 419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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didnotattend
5 March 2018|
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Response from MellApple | Reviewed this property |
There is a small car park at the rear, behind electric gates, which open very slowly.
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DAT64
17 August 2017|
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Response from Owner1976 | Property representative |
Both lunch and dinner menus change from day to day, fish more regularly. However there are certain popular meat dishes that are more permanent, however there garnishes can change depending on season. In the autumn / winter... More
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Melissa L
31 July 2017|
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Response from RolandPJ | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can run along the riverside path towards the sea which is part of the Purbeck way. It may get a bit muddy in the late Autumn and Winter
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"Ask for table by the window, it is certainly brighter in the summer with lovely views over the green lawns..."
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"Purbeck room"
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"The boat-house suites are wonderful."
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"Rooms overlooking the river and garden lovely"
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