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Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel

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  • Excellent35%
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  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I would HIGHLY recommend this hotel. The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. The hotel is beautiful. I know some people have commented on the lack of a lift, but it is a listed building and a lift is not...More

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Thank karenedney
Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Karen Thank you for your lovely comments and recommendation. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome on your next visit.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Everything on the whole was very good during my stay. Room was comfortable with all amenities. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Restaurant was okay if you are a meat eater, not so good for vegetarians. I stayed 3 nights and had to have the...More

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Thank joanne_solanki
Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear joanne_solanki Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale Hotel so highly. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for two nights on our way back from Cornwall. The hotel is delightful and warrants more than a 3 star rating. The staff were so friendly and helpful, and although we had arrived a little too early for check-in, they looked after...More

Thank JEH1958
Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear JEH1958 Thank you for your lovely comments. We are delighted to say that we are serving evening meals Monday to Thursdays. There is a car park close with very reasonable parking charges - £1 for 2 hours, £2 for 3 hours and £4 all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

With kind and caring staff to welcome you after a long drive and beautiful rooms that are both stylish and very clean you melt in to the tranquillity of Dorchester and a good hotel pit stop. Beds and bathrooms beyond adequate. Breakfast a very good...More

Thank martinixi
Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Martinixi Thank you for your lovely comments. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome on your next visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We attended a wedding here and stayed the night ,was shown to room, really large and comfy bed, mineral water, tea, coffee and biscuits, bit noisy outside window in morning, breakfast was a little over cooked, service was superb throughout, meal at wedding was really...More

Thank 40lulu
Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 40lulu Thank you for your lovely comments and recommendation. We look forward to seeing you again.

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US$99 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$99 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from Steve H | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the hotel directly, I was just a visitor.
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dgburf
16 November 2014|
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Unfortunately, there is a height restriction of 2 metres.
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"Pay a little more and upgrade to superior or a suite."
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"No air conditioning so top floor very hot, however creaky floors throughout so best not to have anyone above..."
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"DON'T COME if you need parking or want to feel like a valued guest!"
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