The Best Western® Wessex Royale Hotel & Restaurant Dorchester is a delightful Georgian era hotel located in the centre of Dorchester. The original hotel building was built in 1756 and stood as an old coaching inn.
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With classically designed rooms and an excellent central location, the hotel is ideal for a relaxing break or business trip. Our bedrooms display a charming and traditional character with supremely comfortable furnishings to help you feel well rested.
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I visited here last week. I’m surprised it’s not been promoted to a 4 star establishment. There is clear sign of investment and all areas of the hotel are immaculate and welcoming. Staff are friendly...
Yeovil, United Kingdom on 17-Dec-2018
A lovely hotel full of character. Our room was clean, the bed was very comfortable and we had everything we needed; tea/coffee, biscuits, water, hair dryer. The bathroom was fine too with a lovely...
Cambridge, United Kingdom on 26-Nov-2018
I stayed here on a Friday night having found myself in Dorchester for a friends party. I had a single room up on the third floor (in the attic) which while small, with a sloped roof was very clean...
Portsmouth on 25-Nov-2018
A very good experience, everything was top quality, food, room and staff attitude. I have travelled a lot around the country over the last month, staying in both national chain hotels and privately...
This was our first visit to the hotel and to Dorchester and we will return. Dorchester is an interesting town in a lovely setting, with a range of shops, a weekly market, and a variety of places to...