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    Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel

    32 High West Street, Dorchester DT1 1UP, England
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    • Excellent33%
    • Very good39%
    • Average20%
    • Poor4%
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    “no lift” (24 reviews)
    “night porter” (10 reviews)
    “car park” (40 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The good: Hotel was beautiful. The staff could not have been more helpful. The lady at reception conducted me to my room personally and explained the heating. Room was lovely, bed very comfortable and the complimentary water and newspaper were very welcome. The bad. The...More

    Thank GadgetGal G
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Dear GadgetGal G Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale Hotel. Sorry you were disappointed with your pudding and that we were unable to supply a fresh one, your comments have been noted. Great to see you enjoyed your room, hotel...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Room was a little compact with very dated furniture and carpet. Bathroom and breakfast was exceptional. Communal areas are stunning and service is okay. Can’t be a little rushed and busy at the bar. Parking is an issue during festive seasons.

    Thank Chantell J
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Chantell J Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale Hotel. Your comments about your room have been noted. Great to see you enjoyed your breakfast.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stayed here for one night whilst in the area for a wedding in room 108. The room itself was a decent size but the bed was small. I think it was a small double rather than a full sized double bed. We probably would have...More

    Thank Lauren H
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Lauren H Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale. Sorry you were disappointed with the bed size, all our double beds are standard double bed size. Good to see you enjoyed our cooked breakfast.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our group of around 20 attended the Wessex Royale for a charity event in their function room, it was a quiz and on arrival they had laid out paper on each table and pencils for us which was completely unexpected and showed that they had...More

    Thank Dodge1991
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Dodge1991 Thank you for your lovely comments. Great to see you enjoyed your charity event and we look forward to seeing you again.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed here a year ago. At that time there were some refurbishments on-going. It was pleasing to return again and see the outcome of the changes. The initial appearance and feel for the hotel is transformed by a high quality entrance. This offers a...More

    Thank MartynP2
    Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear MartynP2 Thank you for your lovely comments. So glad you liked the hotel refurbishment and you have witnessed the transformation. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome on your next visit.

    • Top amenities
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$71 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Dorset >
    • Dorchester
    • Also Known As
    • Minotel Wessex Royale Hotel Dorchester ,
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    • Dorchester Minotel
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    14 June 2016|
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    Response from Steve H | Reviewed this property |
    You need to contact the hotel directly, I was just a visitor.
    17 November 2014|
    Response from Manager W | Property representative |
    Unfortunately, there is a height restriction of 2 metres.
    Room Tips
    "Mews rooms look out onto the very small car park."
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    "Second floor rooms are quite a steep climb to the top."
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    "If you have trouble walking best choose a ground floor as no lift"
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    "Suites on floor one great. STEEP stairs to floor three, no lift."
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