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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“afternoon tea”(78 reviews)
“drawing room”(34 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
5 Star accommodation
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All reviewsafternoon teadrawing roomcountry house hotelhomemade shortbreaddeer parkcoach housethe main housetasting menuivy cottagedorset countrysidecheese boardamuse boucheevery member of staffspa treatmentsthe cottagesthe general managerwonderful hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were given vouchers for afternoon tea as a Christmas present and we decided to wait to use it when the better weather as the hotel has lovely grounds. When we arrived we were shown to a table in the conservatory, which a lovely light...More

Thank John W
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How often do you stay at a hotel and days later it is still in your thoughts? In the case of Summer Lodge I can see it being in our thoughts for weeks and more. To say that it is excellent in every respect is...More

Thank David W
Response from ACAW, General Manager at Summer LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear David W Jack and I and all the staff were thrilled to read you incredible review. Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience; we are delighted that you found Summer Lodge to be utter 'bliss' and we do hope...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

This hotel combines two important aspects to fantastic effect - combine a charming property with incredible people, and they achieved pretty much perfection. Firstly, the staff are all incredibly friendly and helpful, somehow better than anywhere else I can think of that I've stayed -...More

Thank Simon J
Reviewed 4 days ago

This hotel is one of my favourite places. At first I was a little out off by what I perceived as the chintzy decor but friends rave reviews encouraged us to book. I’m so glad we did. The decor works beautifully as does the impeccable...More

Thank TC1375
Response from ACAW, General Manager at Summer LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Dear TC1375 Thank you so much for your very kind endorsement. We are so pleased we managed to live up to your expectations initially and that you continue to enjoy your visits here so much. We are also looking forward to your next stay and...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A very special thanks to Alex and Jack on making my birthday a great weekend.You and your staff go out of your way to make everything perfect top marks. The room the restaurant the food,what can i say just perfect and great attention to deatail....More

Thank waynese15
Response from ACAW, General Manager at Summer LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Dear waynese 15 It was our absolute pleasure! It is always so brilliant to look after our wonderful guests and we are thrilled you enjoyed it so much. We’re already looking forward to next year. Have a good rest of the summer and see you...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$218 - US$615 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$218 - US$615 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (327)
Room & Suite (193)
Dining (100)
Pool & Beach (17)
Amenities (29)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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PollyP1957865
23 April 2017|
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Response from ACAW | Property representative |
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
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jayne w
7 March 2016|
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Response from macy220400 | Reviewed this property |
I think you need to ask Summer Lodge
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powelljulie
5 September 2015|
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Response from Evershot1 | Property representative |
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... More
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"Every room is charming and different. I have stayed in four different rooms/suites."
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