Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel Dorchester

32 High West Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UP, England
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Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel Dorchester

Sweet Dreams in Dorchester.

Centrally located in the heart of delightful Dorchester, Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel & Restaurant offers Georgian gorgeousness aplenty close to the Jurassic Coast - standing proudly as an old coaching inn that was built in 1756 and effortlessly show more

Limited free parking available
The Restaurant is currently closed for dinner
Bars, Free WIFI, Restaurants, No Lift
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets not accepted
Pets are not accepted.
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out14:00 | 11:00

Restaurants & Bars

Good food and drink are essential ingredients for any getaway and our hotel restaurants and bars don’t disappoint. From brekkies that leave you raring to go, to evening meals with the wow factor we’ve got all your culinary needs covered. Tuck in.

  • Hardys Bar

Dining and bars

Hardys Bar

Our popular bar and lounge at Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel & Restaurant is the ideal place to take lunch, relax with a coffee or treat yourself to a glass of your favourite beer or wine.

Opening hours
12:00-22:00
Weekend times may vary

Meetings & Events

Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel & Restaurant is a charming business proposition, thanks to two wonderful venues within a venue.

Our conference rates include screen, digital AV projector, f...

  • Regency Room

For any enquiries please contact events on 0844 387 62 40

Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel & Restaurant is a charming business proposition, thanks to two wonderful venues within a venue.

Our conference rates include screen, digital AV projector, flip chart & pens, wireless internet hotspot and chilled water and cordials. Everything you need to wow a crowd or give the perfect pitch.

Available Room Set Ups

  • Banquet
  • Boardroom
  • Theatre
  • U shape

Regency Room

The Regency Room seats up to 36 theatre style, 18 u-shaped or 18 boardroom style.

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Regency Room 20 0 15 15 20
Williams Barnes Room 80 0 40 40 85

Reviews of Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel Dorchester

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 505 reviews
Excellent 39%
Very Good 35%
Average 16%
Poor 4%
Terrible 4%
Rating

Kamille G, wrote review 20/01/2020

Fantastic Stay

I went with my husband as a lite get away from London, and we both thoroughly enjoyed! Hotel staff are great & very friendly. They have a cosy log fire in the lobby and are 10mins walking to restauran... more

Owner Response
Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Kamille G Thank you for your lovely comments. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome on your next stay.
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Googly2010, wrote review 20/01/2020

Good old fashioned coaching inn, but.........

I agree with a lot of the positive reviews - good location, friendly helpful staff, nice breakfasts. But, on our 2 night stay we did have some issues: Parking is problematic - only around 6 cars fit i... more

Owner Response
Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Googly2010 Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale Hotel so highly. Sorry about you having to change rooms. Your comments about the suite have been noted. We do have limited free parking onsite, there is a pay and display car park less than two minutes away and your parking ticket cost will be reimbursed. Great to see you enjoyed the central location of the hotel.
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ebrancati, wrote review 20/01/2020

Family visit to Dorchester

In a few words I can sum this up. The hotel staff were excellent, smiling and helpful throughout. The food at breakfast was delicious and plentiful. Rooms were comfortable, clean and great value. The ... more

Owner Response
Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Dear ebrancati Thank you for your lovely comments and recommendation. We look forward to seeing you again.
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Travel01587341476, wrote review 10/01/2020

FANTASTIC! Highly recommended; fab staff!

Steve and his whole team were welcoming and friendly; couldn't do enough; was a long term guest and everything was always spot on. The breakfast was made to order and always excellent with very good v... more

Owner Response
Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Travel01587341476 Thank you for your lovely comments. Great to see you enjoyed our 'home from home' comforts and you were well looked after by the staff. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome on your next visit.
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Stay698269, wrote review 18/12/2019

Friendly staff

I stayed for one night at this hotel but even on this short stay i was greeted at reception like a long lost relative. The hotel had a great comfortable feeling. The room was great plenty of room clea... more

Owner Response
Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Stay698269 Thank you for your lovely comments. We look forward to seeing you again.