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Peaceful Modern House Within a Dorset Equestrian Estate
Blacksmith, West Down Road, Dorchester, ENG
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8.65 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (24 reviews)
4 night family stay

"Clean large property. Plenty of room. Lots of parking. Well equipped. Minor quibbles would be little hanging space for wet clothes and no bath. We had a great time. Thank you."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 14, 2020

Peaceful Modern House Within a Dorset Equestrian Estate
Tudor Cottage Bed & Breakfast Dorchester
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4.43 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)

"Absolutely amazing place to stay. The host Louise has absolutely everything covered and more. From home made marmalade and ketchup to open fire and a spotless perfect room. I highly recommend it, we look forward to staying again"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 17, 2020

Tudor Cottage Bed & Breakfast Dorchester
The King's Arms
3.5 out of 5
30 High E St, Dorchester, England
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The price is CA $158 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
5.06 km from city centre
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Barton Cottage Bed & Breakfast
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10.44 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Superb

"Louisa is an amazing host, fantastic food and extremely helpful and friendly, made our stay very special. Planning on heading back again in the new year"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 28, 2020

Barton Cottage Bed & Breakfast
The New Inn
3 out of 5
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The price is CA $174 per night from Dec 22 to Dec 23
5.76 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (74 reviews)

"The New Inn is the Perfect base for exploring the Jurassic Coastline.The owners and staff were very welcoming, nothing was too much trouble. Our room was spotlessly clean with a large comfy bed and all the complimentary toiletries you could need. Tea, coffee, water and biscuits were provided in the ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 2, 2020

The New Inn
Marley House Bed & Breakfast
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17.08 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (3 reviews)

"Great location, very quiet at night. 2 miles from Durdle door and 3 miles from Lulworth Cove. Attractive property with newly refurbished modern rooms. Good choice at breakfast including pastries, toast, yoghurt, fruit, cereals and a full english cooked however you request. Great hosts in Jan and ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 5, 2020

Marley House Bed & Breakfast
Westwood Guest House
4 out of 5
29 High West Street, Dorchester, England
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The price is CA $164 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
5.01 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (147 reviews)
Beautiful

"Lovely hotel, light and airy sunroom for breakfast. Hosts very hospitable. Great location in the town."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 16, 2020

Westwood Guest House
The Hideaway is a Cosy 2 Bedroom Self Contained Apartment
Moor Lane, The Old Engine Shed, Dorchester, ENG
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14.39 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
The Hideaway gem!

"The property could not be faulted - excellent in all respects. The location was ideal within easy reach of towns, all the beautiful locations west Dorset has to offer and local pubs with excellent food. We cannot wait to return. The owner was helpful but not instusive."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 17, 2019

The Hideaway is a Cosy 2 Bedroom Self Contained Apartment
The Brace of Pheasants - Inn
4 out of 5
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The price is CA $197 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
7.81 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (199 reviews)

"Excellent location for a quiet getaway. Friendly staff and tasty food."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 21, 2020

The Brace of Pheasants - Inn
The Countryman Inn
3.5 out of 5
The price is CA $149 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14
16.74 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (86 reviews)

"Lovely location. All staff very friendly and helpful can’t fault the the place looking forward to staying again"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 20, 2020

The Countryman Inn
The Brewers Arms
The price is CA $149 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
7.12 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (69 reviews)

"Really enjoyed the stay at the Brewers Arms, Leanne and Ben were great hosts, can’t wait to go back again."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 6, 2020

The Brewers Arms
The Greyhound Inn
3.5 out of 5
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The price is CA $147 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
5.95 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (168 reviews)

"A beautiful place. Friendly staff, who paid great attention to Covid safety requirements, good food"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 27, 2020

The Greyhound Inn
Royal Yeoman B&B
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3.63 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (20 reviews)
Comfy B and B in Dorset

"Comfy beds, free wifi, good breakfast, helpful hostess."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 25, 2018

Royal Yeoman B&B
Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel Dorchester
3 out of 5
32 High West Street, Dorchester, England
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5.01 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (283 reviews)

"A modern hotel with an old fashioned feel. Well worth staying here. Car park a little small, so worth getting the JustPark App for the public car park up the road (the hotel may refund this)."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 6, 2020

Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel Dorchester
Linden Lea
3.5 out of 5
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16.69 km from city centre
Linden Lea
The Oak at Dewlish
3.5 out of 5
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The price is CA $149 per night from Nov 27 to Nov 28
10.35 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (65 reviews)
Short overnight stay

"Friendly pub stay with great food. Comfortable room and very quiet"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 3, 2020

The Oak at Dewlish
Little Thatch
3.5 out of 5
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5.75 km from city centre
Little Thatch
The Casterbridge
3.5 out of 5
49 High East Street, Dorchester, England
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5.11 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Excellent hotel

"The hotel was really special and the staff made us feel very welcome. The breakfast was superb and the room was lovely. The locals were very friendly and we enjoyed the pub next door. If we are ever in the area again, we will definitely be staying at the Casterbridge."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 17, 2019

The Casterbridge
The Frampton Arms
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $116 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
12.3 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (81 reviews)

"Very nice room and very clean. Staff were very friendly. Ate breakfast and dinner in the restaurant during the stay - both were delicious!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 1, 2020

The Frampton Arms
Yalbury Cottage
3.5 out of 5
The price is CA $109 per night from Dec 10 to Dec 11
6.51 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (21 reviews)

"Very remote area. One needs to be driving. An awkward detail, in the bathroom there were no soap or bath towels available. Both were charged at an extra fee. A bit disappointing. Overall it is a very pleasant place to sleep."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 4, 2020

Yalbury Cottage
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Dorchester Hotel Guide

Are you chasing accommodation in the heart of Dorchester? There are 2 Expedia-listed accommodation options located within 6-mile (10-kilometer) of the city center.

If you would like like to stay that is not far from the center of Dorchester, the Lantern House could be an excellent hotel.

The Lugger Inn can be found 9 miles (14 kilometers) from the main part of Dorchester. Alternatively, the Langham Hotel is 10 miles (16 kilometers) away. Some more hotel options here include the Manor Hotel and the Hotel Mon Ami.

The closest accommodations in Dorset include Weymouth and Boscombe. Weymouth is 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the north of Dorchester, while Boscombe is 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north. Accommodations in Weymouth include the Olivers Guest House and George Hotel - B&B. While hotels include the Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth Carlton and The Green House.

For those choosing to fly, Bournemouth International Airport is the preferred airport for Dorchester. A nearby hotel is Village Hotel Bournemouth.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Dorchester?
Westwood Guest House is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 4-star guesthouse offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It’s located steps from Tutankhamun: The Exhibition. Reviews from our site also recommend The Brewers Arms and The Frampton Arms as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Dorchester, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view top deals in Dorchester.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Dorchester?
Based on reviews, Westwood Guest House is a popular guesthouse for our travelers who want a more economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best hotel when traveling with kids to Dorchester?
George Albert Hotel and Spa is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other good choices to stay with the kids include The Brewers Arms and The Countryman Inn. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Badger Watch Dorset.
What's the best accommodation for couples in Dorchester?
Summer Lodge Country House Hotel is a favorite 5-star hotel for couples, and features bathrobes and LCD TVs. Another good option for your romantic getaway is Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel Dorchester.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Dorchester?
Greyhound Inn is a top dog-friendly inn, and offers a restaurant and a bar/lounge for its human guests. Summer Lodge Country House Hotel is another good option if you’re bringing your pet along.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Dorchester?
The Countryman Inn is a top 3.5-star beach inn with free breakfast and free WiFi. Head to Ringstead Beach or West Bexington Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best luxury accommodation in Dorchester?
The New Inn is a luxury inn with a restaurant, and a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay. Bay Tree House and Summer Lodge Country House Hotel are other upscale choices for your trip.
What are some accommodations with pools in Dorchester?
Summer Lodge Country House Hotel is a popular 5-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, a full-service spa, and a restaurant.

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