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    The Sydney Arms

    11 Bridport Road, Dorchester DT1 2NG, England
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    • Excellent38%
    • Very good26%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible17%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed November 29, 2017

    Nice friendly staff very clean room with great sheets. Breakfast not bad. One point for owners to note the communal areas is hallways at could do with a fresh luck of paint. Apart from that the stay was pleasant

    Thank Boxer1968
    Reviewed November 7, 2017

    In error, my payment was taken twice when we stayed. Phoned them and then a few days the manager said the extra £65 would be refunded. Checked my balance today to see a further £65 has been taken. So one night in this pub has...More

    1  Thank timpurnell
    Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

    A basic pub style room. Creaking floors, adequate bathroom and comfortable bed. A downside is the noise of a compressor or something that went for most of the night. Pub meals as you would expect. Easy walk to the town centre. Parking limited.

    Thank GaryJSydney
    Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at The Sydney Arms for 2 nights. The welcome we received was very warm and friendly. We was shown to our room which we found to be clean,tidy and welcoming. We had tea,coffee biscuits and bottles of water in the room, plenty of...More

    Thank jessul
    Reviewed August 25, 2017

    Well situated on edge on town within walking distanceof some local attractions. Friendly welcome most helpful staff. Room clean and well equiped with tea coffee and water. Bath room due for update but clean and it all worked, water hot, lovely towels Breakfast freshly cooked...More

    Thank travman_8
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • $99 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Dorchester
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    • The Sydney Arms Dorchester, Dorset
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    Room Tips
    "First floor is best"
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    "Front rooms not double glazed a lot of traffic noise"
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    "carparking in quite resticted so it's first come first served only about 4 or 5 spaces."
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    "Plenty of stairs up to rooms. Located over bar areas so expect noise at least until 11 - midnight."
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