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Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Smoke-free property

Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel places you next to Tutankhamun: The Exhibition and The Keep Military Museum. This 27-room, 3-star hotel has a restaurant along with conveniences like free in-room WiFi and free self parking. Centrally located in Dorchester, the hotel is also a short walk from Borough Gardens and Roman Town House.

Dining

This hotel is home to a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Order from 24-hour room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room. English breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Rooms

The 27 rooms are individually decorated and have an array of amenities, including coffee makers, free newspapers, and free bottled water. Flat-screen TVs come with digital channels, and free WiFi keeps guests connected. Pillowtop beds sport premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Phones and desks are other standard amenities.

Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel features free WiFi in public areas, conference space, and coffee in a common area. There's free parking if you drive. Front-desk staff can assist with luggage storage and securing valuables. Additional amenities include free newspapers, a terrace, and wedding services.

Property features

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Highlights

Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. 2 meeting rooms are available. This Georgian hotel also offers a terrace, coffee/tea in a common area, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 27 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • One meeting room 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Year Built 1756 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel offers 27 accommodations with complimentary newspapers and complimentary bottled water. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

24-hour room service is available.

Room To - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

English breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service animals are allowed

No elevators

No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 10.00 for adults and GBP 5.00 for children (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Wessex Royale
  • Wessex Royale Dorchester
  • Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel Dorchester
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  • Minotel Hotel Wessex Royale
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  • Wessex Royale Hotel Dorchester, Dorset
  • Best Western Wessex Royale Dorchester
  • Best Western Wessex Royale

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.


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