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The Clarence

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Cornwall
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Very friendly owners. Good sized room. Parking permit was great and we managed to park right outside. Good breakfast. This place is in a great location for the beach, the shops and restaurants, but without any night time noise.

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Stayed at the Clarence for a 2 night break. There are many places to chose from in Weymouth but I am very pleased we chose the Clarence and would absolutely stay again. Excellent breakfast, immaculately clean, great room and lovely owners. Perfectly situated for exploring Weymouth, loads of pubs and restaurants nearby.

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Dibden Purlieu, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2015

A bank holiday weekend away with friends. Very comfortable high quality rooms, superb breakfast and great service. Located very near the beach and harbour where the best restaurants are. So good for us. As a holiday weekend parking was an issue. Although guests have a "permit" you have to wait, and hope, a space becomes available. In the two nights...

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Thank Michael C
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2015

I've been here a couple of times and would return again if in the area. But it seems most people who stay here are of the same opinion so book early. It gets busy. Nice room, excellent location for the town centre, delicious breakfasts all backed up by kind and friendly hosts. Well done!

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1Thank FrogDad
Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 April 2015

The Clarence is as near to a perfect experience as anyone could get. I have stayed here so many times now and feel 'The Clarence' deserves to be shared. The overall presentation is fantastic; the decoration is always looking pristine, quality and service is key to the stay with Karen & Richard giving total attention to every detail. The breakfast...

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Thank Captlily
Braintree, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2015

I have stayed in a number of hotels in Weymouth, but this has to be the best with a really warm welcome from Karen. My double room had a comfortable bed and the ensuite shower was very efficient - plenty of hot water. The final touch was a superb breakfast.

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Thank CEHughes
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Why can't all B&Bs be like this? Having had a less than enjoyable experience in a different B&B in Weymouth on my previous visit, I checked out the reviews and came across The Clarence - and I'm so glad I did. The owners were warm and welcoming, car parking was a doddle with the parking permit, the decor was homely...

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Thank itsafrogslife
Massachusetts
Reviewed 13 October 2014

We could not have been happier with the hotel and the owner (I presume) Karen could not have been more friendly, helpful or welcoming. The rooms were nice, clean and comfortable, there's a lounge with a whole bunch of stuff to do if the weathers not so nice - we didn't use it but it looked nice and the breakfast...

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3Thank apache1048
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 6 September 2014

I cannot recommend this hotel more highly. From checkin to checkout it was a great experience. We arrived late from the St Malo ferry. Karen helped us with our luggage, showed us where the complimentary parking was and made us feel so welcome. The breakfast was excellent, fresh fruit, cooked English breakfast and great coffee. Anyone wanting to stay in...

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We chose to stay at the Clarence after reading the on-line reviews and so had very high expectations before we arrived. What can I stay, from the warm welcome we received from Karen when we first arrived, right to the end of the stay with a hug! We had room 4 which is a lovely front room with a bay...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Clarence

Address: 20 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 8DN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Weymouth
Price Range: €97 - €122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Clarence 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
The Clarence Weymouth, Dorset
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“Our room was at the front overlooking the park opposite beach (4) though we did not find it in any way noisy so this may be a good choice.”
 of 5 bubbles 767christophers, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Go and find out for yourselves, sea view a bonus.”
 of 5 bubbles reddeb, 27 May 2016 | Read review
“Everything is good here”
 of 5 bubbles Dennis146, 10 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We paid the extra for an executive room (room 8) I would recommend this if budget allows. Large room with en-suite and stunning views.”
 of 5 bubbles loup264, 10 May 2015 | Read review
“Book early!”
 of 5 bubbles Captlily, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
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