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 out15:00 | 11:00

COVID Safety

We have taken extra steps to ensure your health and safety during your stay at our hotel. Click here for further details

32 High West Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UP, England
Sat Nav Directions: DT1 1UP
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Restaurants & Bars

A hearty breakfast is imperative to keep you fuelled throughout the day. Our breakfast room will provide you with just that, as you can choose from our extensive breakfast options. Our hotel is close to many restaurants offering plenty of choice for lunch and dinner.

  • Breakfast Room
  • Hardys Bar

A hearty breakfast is imperative to keep you fuelled throughout the day. Our breakfast room will provide you with just that, as you can choose from our extensive breakfast options. Our hotel is close to many restaurants offering plenty of choice for lunch and dinner.

Breakfast Room

Great Breakfasts are an essential for any hotel stay, the hotel restaurant supplies breakfast leaving you raring to go. The cosy Bar area is the perfect place to enjoy your favourite drink at any time of the day, Enjoy

Hardys Bar

Our popular bar and lounge at Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel & Restaurant is the ideal place to 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

Packages

In need of some long-overdue pampering at our state-of-the-art spa and leisure facilities? Maybe you're interested in a golf break? Or if you're making an overnight stop-off before a flight or ferry, stay with us and get breakfast, transfer and car parking for the duration of your holiday.

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Packages

Wessex Royale Hotel Friday Fizz Break
1 Night
Enjoy and overnight stay with chilled prosecco awaiting you on arrival and Full English Breakfast in the morning.
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Wessex Royale Hotel Two Night Prosecco Break
2 Nights
Make your weekend a little longer with our two-night break. Take advantage of an early check-in from midday where a chilled bottle of prosecco will be waiting. Inclu...
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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, 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

The below information shows the capcity of each meeting room based on the room setup type.

Room Name 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: 570 reviews
Excellent 41%
Very Good 33%
Average 16%
Poor 4%
Terrible 4%
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jks2, wrote review 10/01/2022

Thank you, Jon!

We stayed here for one night in January 2022. We chose it simply because it was close to where we needed to be the next day. The hotel itself is clean and comfortable, but what made our stay was the... more

Owner Response
Manager Wessex Royale Hotel, Owner at Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are pleased that you found the hotel clean and comfortable, and that Jon, our night porter made you feel welcome. We are a hotel owned by Hunts of Sherborne, who own us and one in Lostwithel, Cornwall. We are very pleased you had a great visit, and we look forward to seeing you again in the future.
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dionnew747, wrote review 14/12/2021

Excellent service, immaculate room and brilliant breakfasts.

The reception team are exceptionally welcoming, congenial and professional. They always went above and beyond to ensure that I was comfortable from the moment of my arrival, throughout until I checked... more

Owner Response
Manager Wessex Royale Hotel, Owner at Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our hotel, and found the staff, rooms and breakfast good. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
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Tony K, wrote review 12/12/2021

Super stay at the Best Western Wessex Hotel, Dorchester.

My partner and I stayed at the Wessex December 2021 for a long weekend and to visit friends. We had no problem parking at the hotel but the car park is small and I’d imagine at busy times most will h... more

Owner Response
Manager Wessex Royale Hotel, Owner at Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you so much for reviewing your stay with us, we are so pleased that you had a great stay. We are pleased that you found your room comfortable and cleaned to a high standard, and that the staff were helpful. We look forward to seeing you next year.
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Linda D, wrote review 05/12/2021

Great hotel right in the middle of town

I think the hotel had been refurbished since our last visit a few years ago. Really friendly staff. Lovely big room with all amenities you would need. Bed was very large and very comfortable. Only sta... more

Owner Response
Manager Wessex Royale Hotel, Owner at Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Hi Linda, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are glad that you enjoyed all elements of the hotel, the lounge has been refurbished and new bathrooms etc in some of the rooms. We are glad that you found the staff friendly and chatty. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
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matk735, wrote review 25/11/2021

Great place

Been a number of years since i last stayed here and the place is much better than i remember. Room and service were great. Parking is a little tight but there is some. Right in the town so easy walk t... more

Owner Response
Manager Wessex Royale Hotel, Owner at Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, and enjoyed the room and service. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future.