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Best Western Wessex Royal Hotel

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“no lift”(24 reviews)
“night porter”(10 reviews)
“car park”(40 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

The good: Hotel was beautiful. The staff could not have been more helpful. The lady at reception conducted me to my room personally and explained the heating. Room was lovely, bed very comfortable and the complimentary water and newspaper were very welcome. The bad. The...More

Thank GadgetGal G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Room was a little compact with very dated furniture and carpet. Bathroom and breakfast was exceptional. Communal areas are stunning and service is okay. Can’t be a little rushed and busy at the bar. Parking is an issue during festive seasons.

Thank Chantell J
Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Chantell J Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale Hotel. Your comments about your room have been noted. Great to see you enjoyed your breakfast.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night whilst in the area for a wedding in room 108. The room itself was a decent size but the bed was small. I think it was a small double rather than a full sized double bed. We probably would have...More

Thank Lauren H
Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lauren H Thank you for taking the time to rate the Wessex Royale. Sorry you were disappointed with the bed size, all our double beds are standard double bed size. Good to see you enjoyed our cooked breakfast.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our group of around 20 attended the Wessex Royale for a charity event in their function room, it was a quiz and on arrival they had laid out paper on each table and pencils for us which was completely unexpected and showed that they had...More

Thank Dodge1991
Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dodge1991 Thank you for your lovely comments. Great to see you enjoyed your charity event and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here a year ago. At that time there were some refurbishments on-going. It was pleasing to return again and see the outcome of the changes. The initial appearance and feel for the hotel is transformed by a high quality entrance. This offers a...More

Thank MartynP2
Response from Manager W, Manager at Best Western Wessex Royal HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear MartynP2 Thank you for your lovely comments. So glad you liked the hotel refurbishment and you have witnessed the transformation. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome on your next visit.

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June 14, 2016|
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Response from Steve H | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the hotel directly, I was just a visitor.
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dgburf
November 16, 2014|
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Response from Manager W | Property representative |
Unfortunately, there is a height restriction of 2 metres.
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"Mews rooms look out onto the very small car park."
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"Second floor rooms are quite a steep climb to the top."
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"If you have trouble walking best choose a ground floor as no lift"
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"Suites on floor one great. STEEP stairs to floor three, no lift."
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