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Summer Lodge

Summer LodgeUS$ 401*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was my 5th stay at this AMAZING HOTEL. We came to celebrate my fiends 60th as she has never been here before and following my stories when I've returned from my overnight stays it was a good opportunity for Pam to experience it first hand.And true to form it delivered as always. Jack and Alex have taken the helm...

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HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We found the comfort, service, facilities, food and wine list at Summer Lodge all excellent. They exceeded our expectations. Add in its very good swimming pool/spa complex offering relaxing massages/pampering plus free entries to a number of local attractions and you have a really good choice for a short break. We'll be back!

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ACAW, General Manager at Summer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear fjda We are all looking forward to your next visit. We are so happy that you enjoyed all the aspects of the stay, we are so proud of all of our staff and the way they take care of our guests. Thank you again and see you soon, Jack and Alex

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is one of the best hotels we have stayed in. We were in one of the cottages, which was cosy and beautifully decorated. The staff were all very friendly and their attention to detail excellent. The food was wonderful too. The gardens, main hotel and swimming pool/spa were immaculate. Wonderful stay- we didn't want to leave and will definitely...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our second visit and it's always a little nerve wracking when you return somewhere. No need to worry it was just as good, check in was a little rushed I was expecting to be offered a drink as normal for a five star but this did not happen. That said the gentleman who brought our luggage brought it...

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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My Wife and me are both avid fans of the Red Carnation Hotel Group, having visited The Milestone in Kensington on two separate occasions this was our favourite hotel, until we spent the last three nights at Summer Lodge which has been just so memorable! Whilst these two Hotels are in completely different locations and offer residents different experiences, we...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I had the morning off, so decided to head to Summer lodge for breakfast. It was fantastic and very enjoyable and the service is fantastic friendly and prompt. I would, as always, recommend this magnificent hotel. Viv le Summer Lodge 😎

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a lovely stay at Summer Lodge. The location is beautiful, the grounds are stunning and our room (15) was very comfortable. The main reason for selecting the hotel was on the basis of having stayed several times at Hotel 41 (another 5 star Red Carnation Hotel in London) and experienced a superb level of service...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have just spent 4 days at this wonderful hotel. We stayed in room 27 which is a cottage on the perimeter. We took out two dogs who were wonderfully looked after we had beds provided for them, dog bowls and homemade treats. The hotel is beautiful and has a private spa attached which residents can use. We did not...

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ACAW, General Manager at Summer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Wilstone Thank you so much for your extremely kind review. We are so pleased you all enjoyed Summer Lodge so much; we are very fortunate to be situated in such a beautiful village surrounded by amazing dog walks! Thank you again and see you soon, Alex and Jack

Addlestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner booked this for a much need rest after a ski accident in February. As soon as we arrived Peter met us in the car park and showed us to reception. He then got our luggage from the car (all if it including my hand bag) and took it to our room. We were shown around by reception staff...

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ACAW, General Manager at Summer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Alison d We are so delighted to read your wonderful review of Summer Lodge. Room 20 has just been refurbished and we are thrilled that you share our love for it! All of the staff were touched to read your kind words and we all look forward to your next visit soon. Best regards, Alex & Jack

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So impressed with this restaurant. The service was excellent and the food and wine superb. From the moment you walk in you are made welcome. Ambience is very good and most impressive to me was the sommalier. He talked knowledgeably about the wine list, tasted himself before letting us taste. The red wine was decanted and the corks rested on...

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ACAW, General Manager at Summer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mike H Thank you so much for sharing your experience of the restaurant. We are very lucky to have the skills & experience of Eric Zwiebel, Master Sommelier and we are so pleased that he enhanced your dining experience. Warmest regards, Alex & Jack

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Restaurant at Summer Lodge
Restaurant at Summer Lodge
Cuisines: French, European, British
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Summer Lodge

Address: 9 Fore Street, Evershot DT2 0JR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Evershot
Price Range: ₹ 17,413 - ₹ 41,181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Summer Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Summer Hotel Dorchester
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4 days ago
ACAW Dorset Property representative
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Yes, absolutely- we have an electric car charging point in our main car park. Please mention this when booking and we will reserve the space for you. We do hope to welcome you to Summer Lodge soon. Best regards, Alex

4 days ago
Newport, United Kingdom
over a year ago
macy220400 Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Reviewed this property
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I think you need to ask Summer Lodge

over a year ago
over a year ago
Evershot1 Dorchester, United Kingdom Property representative
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Yes, we accommodate all sizes of dogs (except giant breeds) in certain rooms with great pleasure. There is a charge of £20 per dog per day and we provide a suitably sized bed, some dog towles, a food bowl and water bowl, some home-made biscuits (delicious, I'm told). We also have a menu of organic meals, a dog wash station and a list of walks you can go in the area with your dog on or off a lead.

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Charles

over a year ago
over a year ago
Evershot1 Dorchester, United Kingdom Property representative
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Good Afternoon,

Yes, The Acorn does have a very good restaurant (so it is advisable to book early). Let me know if you would like me to make a reservation.

Regards

Charles

over a year ago
Marlow, United Kingdom
Evershot1 Dorchester, United Kingdom Property representative
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That is correct. Accompanied children over the age of nine are welcome to use the pool at any time.

over a year ago

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