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The Priory Hotel

Church Green, Wareham, England
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Ranked #1 of 4 hotels in Wareham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Somerset
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Me and my partner are regular visitors to "Pride of Britain Hotels" and we both agree that the Priory is right up there in the top 3 that we have visited thus far, the last 2 or 3 we have visited have been somewhat of a letdown but i have held off writing negative reviews as i try to be... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A fantastic dining experience from start to finish.curtesy attention to detail, brilliant attentive staff and a truly wonderful evening.After experiencing so many disappointing meals out of late the priory was like a breath of fresh air.The food was cooked to perfection and worth every penny.

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My business partner and I stayed at The Priory and ate at the restaurant located in it basement with the resultant bill paid at the time of checkout. Having perused the unappealing wine list prior to eating we purchased a bottle from a nearby merchant. Nowhere, either in the hotel or in the restaurant, was there an indication that only... More

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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice, quite small Hotel. A beautiful garden with perfectly kept lawn. The hotel is situated at the bank of the River Frome. On our 7-day-trip around West- and Southwest-England this war the Hotel with the best value-for-money-Ratio! We enjoyed twice really excellent dinner in der nice Restaurant in the old wine cellar of the Priory. A place to come... More

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Annapolis, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes, this "review" is dated and I cannot comment on exactly what transpires today. I felt I needed to counter several recent reviews which were based on the wanting a different expereince. But, and this is important, my experiences were somewhat similar to recent ones, I just approached my stay differently. I loved this property but it needs "context" to... More

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Norfolk, UK
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122 reviews 122 reviews
122 hotel reviews
485 helpful votes 485 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Before checking into Wareham Priory we had stayed at Bowood where the room was excellent but the restaurant was truly terrible. Now the reverse happened. Our room at the Priory was terrible and the food was excellent. The Priory has been going for decades and is set in its ways. There seemed to be quite a few regulars and hardly... More

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West Lulworth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We were impressed from the minute we drove through the front gates. What a beautiful collection of old stone buildings and gardens right by the river in Wareham. We were lucky enough to have received a Gift Voucher, and we enjoyed a much needed relaxing day off from running our busy B&B in Lulworth Cove. When we parked up in... More

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51 reviews 51 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We were guided to a white wrought iron table covered with a crisp white table cloth and watched the occasional passing of a small boat along the river. The green lawn spread down to the river Frome in front of us and we basked in the June sunshine. We asked for a tea menu as this was absolute luxury of... More

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Rowlands Castle, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The hotel is an historic building that the owners are justifiably proud of ,furnished with the most stylish of fabrics and they have created a unique atmosphere to make any length of stay the pleasure it should be. The room ( room 1),I had was very comfortable with good linen and all the touches to make my stay a memorable... More

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Middlesex
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Do not book this hotel if you are expecting all mod cons and clean lines. Book this hotel if you love old fashioned charm, good service and great food, in a lovely riverside setting. My husband and I stayed here for 1 night on a dinner , bed and breakfast package. Once we located the hotel, in it's tucked away... More

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Address: Church Green, Wareham, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Wareham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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