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The Kings Arms

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came here on our way to London, one of the best place to eat in surrounding area. Actually very good in general, lovely interior, great food, top quality and surprisingly cheap. Would highly recommend this pub ( we were eating even not in their...More

Thank Oxana05
Response from NicolasRoulier, General Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review, it is lovely to read that you had a very good stay! We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards. Nicolas.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This venue does not have car parking for restaurant users. So we decided to go by train. The walk took about 15 minutes. We were late leaving Weymouth because of a police incident at Weymouth Station. We telephoned and the operator was very understanding. The...More

Thank ebbiecot
Response from NicolasRoulier, General Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your great review - its such a great word that gives good feeling and I'm so glad that we could provide this for your experience with us. I will be sure to pass on your kind feedback about the team as I...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family down for half term hols.....ambiance very good...food very good as usual ...have been regulars there ...but it was a long time coming.....they were busy think they had a birthday and or wedding reception on at time

Thank rapseeney
Response from TheKingsArmsHotel, Front Office Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. I will guarantee I will pass this onto the other staff Kind Regards Kathryn Front of House Manager

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We recently held our wedding ceremony and reception at The Kings Arms and had the most perfect day. All of the staff made us feel so welcome everytime we visited the hotel, both prior to the day for various meetings and during the whole weekend...More

Thank Gemma C
Response from TheKingsArmsHotel, Front Office Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 4 July 2018

Dear Gemma Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so happy that you booked your special day, and that we could be part of your special day. I will make sure all the team get to read your review. We do hope...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Brilliant evening at The Kings celebrating a couple of special birthdays. Began with a private cocktail master class which was so much fun (thank you Parvo) and fantastic value for money . This was followed by a two course meal selected from the Market Menu....More

Thank Debbie W
Response from TheKingsArmsHotel, Front Office Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 2 July 2018

Dear Debbie Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so happy you enjoyed your Cocktail Master class and enjoyed your dinner in the restaurant. We do hope to welcome you back really soon. Kind Regards Kathryn Front of House Manager

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$134 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#4 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$134 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#4 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (53)
Dining (16)
Pool & Beach (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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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
10 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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"We usually have a larger room overlooking the courtyard at the back."
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"Nice to have a room at the front overlooking the Pavilion, though might be noisier for some as is on the road..."
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"Try not to be above the bar"
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