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The Ilchester Arms Hotel

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Overview
9 Market Street, Abbotsbury, Weymouth DT3 4JR England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I (my parents, my 2 daughters, my sister, her partner, their baby, my elderly grandfather and I) recently stayed at the Ilchester Arms for probably the 4th time, every visit I am so humbled by the attentive staff, the wonderful food and...More

1  Thank Imogen1263
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pity we only had time for a coffee but we sank into comfy armchairs in front of the roaring fire and drank in the atmosphere. Coffee was great too and the chat. Definitely a place to try for a short break in future.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here on several occasions, sometimes for food and drinks and others for drinks only. I always find that it is welcoming and has a real nice feel to it. It has a variety of areas all of which are comfy and pleasant....More

1  Thank Neil O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took friends in for lunch after our visit to the Dansel Gallery and were struck by the excellent welcome we received from a member of the bar staff. It appeared he had the same sense of humour as me so we got on famously....More

1  Thank Phantasy
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I checked in on Sunday 30th September for our 2 night stay. Room was clean and staff were friendly and helpful. Ate in their restaurant that night and food was excellent, would highly recommend anyone to visit, they are going to be...More

1  Thank muffinrw
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$69 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Weymouth > Abbotsbury
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$69 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Weymouth > Abbotsbury
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Traveller (95)
Dining (23)
Room & Suite (18)
Pool & Beach (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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annmariel_777
13 May 2017|
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Response from Nannadorset | Property representative |
Hi, Foxglove is a lovely super king or twin room. In the stables, it holds a view of the garden patio. It has all the amenities you would expect including a tv. Hope that helps and we will see you soon
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annmariel_777
13 May 2017|
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Response from Teresa T | Reviewed this property |
Hi We actually stayed in bluebell room which is next door to foxglove and we got chatting to the people in there so hopefully I can answer your questions. It doesn't have much of a view but it does have a TV. It is... More
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Toni MB K
25 January 2016|
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Response from Anne M | Reviewed this property |
Hi We didn't hear any noise from downstairs at all while we were in our room. Our room was at the back and directly overlooked the conservatory restaurant, but we still didn't hear anything. Hope you have a lovely... More
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"I would chose a hotel elsewhere"
G_J_and_D
3 Sep 2018
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"Stairs to rooms are reasonably steep ,which maybe an issue so ask for one of the rooms in the courtyard."
scazyp
31 Jul 2018
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"We didn't stay, just went for dinner."
resithomas14
25 Jul 2018
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"The view from rooms to the front are lovely enough of the village but the view from the rooms in the hotel..."
Cindydylan
9 Mar 2018
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