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135 - 138 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 7NG , England
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Russell Hotel
Ranked #10 of 17 hotels in Weymouth
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A 4 day weekend at the Russell turned out to be a pleasant surprise,taken over by Daish, a lot of work has obviously been done, the bedrooms have been spruced up, the food remains of good quality although hearty eaters need to ask for extra breakfast items, entertainment is still as good with guests from the regent prefering the Russell,... More

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leamington spa w.k.s
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have stayed at the Russell and the Prince Regent Hotels, and think the Regent Hotel is a better class of Hotel, the rooms are much better and the food with the dinning room facing the sea we will stay at this hotel again.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we stayed at the Russell/regent hotel the service was excellent ,rooms clean &warm ,food very good, the entertainment really good because we could use both hotels without having to go outside, the staff are very helpful, will stay there again

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I found our recent 3 night stay at the Russell Hotel a very pleasurable one. The food choice and quality was great. Although the single room space & maintenance was not very good we found the twin and double rooms very nice indeed. Having a more regularly open reception would be for the better. The hotel is... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed here on an 8 day tour with interchoice.We were on a low floor and when the windows were open there was a nasty smell that entered the room due to it being by the extractor for he kitchen.the room was very warm so it was either sweat or put up with the aromour of cooking food.the bed and linen... More

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Walsall, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A needed weekend break, but disappointing, hotel needs tweaking i.e. restaurant - hotel décor and the absence of staff at reception. Wouldn't go back to Russell but may try sister hotel Prince Regent. Shame really because been to other Daisha's hotels with no complaint.

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Andover, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this hotel is one of those on those on the esplanade with the whole of weymouth bay in front of them.the hotel itself is full of character.it has a comfortable feel to it,and although it is not inperfect condition,it doesnt detract from the building its self. thefood is exellent ,and there is a good selection.the staff are only to pleased... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have just returned from the Russell with a group of 45 people. The entertainment at the hotel is very good with the choice of entertainment between the Russell and their sister hotel next door. Food on the whole was good, not much choice for vegetarians. The only compliant we had as a group was that the bedrooms were too... More

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Tipton, W. Mids. U.K.
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just had a 5 day stay at the Russell which we enjoyed. We had a nice big, comfortable room with the walk in shower we requested. We found all the staff very friendly, the meals were good but the dining room was rather cramped. As we were self drive the only thing we did not like was the... More

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Malvern, England, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
18 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

4 day break at a bargain price, well done Daish's for taking over this Hotel. The décor is dated but the staff were friendly, the meals good and we really enjoyed our stay. We would be happy to go back at any time.

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Address: 135 - 138 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 7NG , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Weymouth
Also Known As:
Russell Hotel Weymouth, Dorset

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Russell Hotel is perfect for short & weekend leisure breaks in Weymouth – ideal for adult-only, half-board breaks. The coastal hotel is an ideal base for a holiday or short break to Weymouth, boasting easy access to the surrounding countryside, the town centre just a short walk away and the Channel Islands reachable by Condor Ferries' state-of-the-art hydrofoil. The spacious hotel restaurant serves a traditional English breakfast and a three-course dinner followed by tea or coffee. After this, why not retire to the lounge bar and relax with friends or enjoy the great live inclusive entertainment provided every evening by a variety of local musicians? The more energetic can even boogie the night away on the dance floor. The Russell Hotel offers a variety of short break packages throughout the year, including Nostalgia breaks and the ever-popular Tinsel & Turkey breaks during November and December. ... more   less 
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