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westwood house guest house

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   29 High West Street, Dorchester dT1 1UP, England
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Ranked #1 of 9 hotels in Dorchester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Salisbury, England
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in this delightful guest house. Melz welcomed us and showed us to our room at the front of the building overlooking the main road. I was concerned about road noise but the secondary glazing was very effective. The room was nicely decorated and furnished with a good selection of drinks and a fridge in which... More

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Delta, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly accommodating hotel. Nice facilities. Wonderful breakfasts. We stayed here for 2 nights, and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Great central location, walking distance to everything. The hotel doesn't offer parking. There is a pay lot just down the street, Have change as it doesn't accept cards.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful stay here. Feels like being in someones (big) home, with a truly warm and unique house and room interiour. The service was excellent and we both felt welcome from the very beginning. Also, make sure you don't miss out on the breakfast as it was really good. We had Eggs Benedict and Eggs Royale, both of... More

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tom and Melz made us feel very much at home here from the moment that we set foot in the house.Being animal lovers we were overjoyed with the two dogs (and the book of photos about them) and every morning, at breakfast we had the cat wandering around to see everyone and purring contentedly. Food was excellent, there is no... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent 3 nights here using it as a base for exploring the nearby coast and countryside. It is well positioned in the town with local attractions and amenities within walking distance. It is on a busy high street but even though we had a front room the secondary glazing effectively blocked out the noise and the quiet modern fan provided... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We visited the Westwood House last weekend for a flying trip to a friend's wedding. I cannot recommend enough or compliment Tom and his wife more on this great little place to stay! The rooms are a great size and extremly clean and the breakfasts are to die for. It has a great location in the High Street and nothing... More

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Boston, MA
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17 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Highly recommend this Hotel/ B&B. VERY comfortable bed, nice large king (US size), great location for accessing the Jurassic coast- just a quick 20 minute drive to get to the major landmarks. Excellent location for walking and eating downtown, very friendly service and a really good value. We stayed in room #6 and other similar places we stayed in England... More

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norbury, london
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We stayed at Westwood last weekend, there were four of us, my husband and myself and our two daughters. When we arrived we stopped outside and called Tom, the ownner and he came out took our luggage inside while my husband went to park the car. What a star! one of our cases weighed an absolute ton and he carried... More

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Buckinghamshire
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We stayed here weekend just gone, This is a beautiful guest house. Very clean and bright. Room was spotless and the bed was amazingly comfortable. A lot of care has been put into this house. The owners are very helpful and friendly. Not to forget the delicious breakfast which was plentiful. Would definitely return,

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Right on the High Street but this is a lovely tranquil place. The décor is tasteful and everything is absolutely spotless. We had a room at the back overlooking gardens so it was very quiet. The king size bed was huge and the pillows really comfy. The bathroom is large and airy with very big bouncy white towels. The toiletries... More

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Address: 29 High West Street, Dorchester dT1 1UP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Dorchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — westwood house guest house 4*
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Westwood Hotel Dorchester
Westwood House Guest House Dorchester, Dorset

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Centrally located in the historic county town of Dorchester, Westwood House is an attractive Georgian property built in 1815 by Lord Ilchester we believe for his coachmen. Converted to a town house guest house and personally run by resident owners Tom & Demelza Stevens, the accommodation offers a comfortable, informal non-smoking environment for the business or leisure visitor during their stay in Dorchester. The guest accommodation comprises of seven en-suite bedrooms all are well equipped with modern facilities, including LCD television with over 30 channels, hairdryer, tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary Wi-Fi.A variety of restaurants, pubs and cafes are only a short stroll away from the house. Alternatively bring in a take-away and relax in your room. ... more   less 
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