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The Grosvenor Arms

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just wanted a couple of days away within three hours from home so took a punt and booked the Grosvenor Arms Hotel in Shaftesbury. What a find! Georgian Inn which has had an amazing makeover and felt very comfortable. We were upgraded to a suite which was great and it overlooked the main high street. Spacious room with a gorgeous... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My hubby and I had a delicious meal here . It was a special occasion so we had the works pre dinner g&ts with fever tree tonic which I have just discovered . 3 courses all of which we devoured . My husband did struggle with his 3 cheese board and commented that he could have done with a 2... More 

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Thank Sarah B
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for dinner earlier this month. Service staff were affable and knowledgeable. I had one of their wood-fired pizzas which was delicious. There was live music from a jazz saxophonist and a really good vibe in the bar area.

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Thank Al E
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in central Shaftsbury this hotel is great. We had a large room with a huge bed, the bar is lively in the evening, the restaurant serves great food and is pretty good value. In the morning there is a good section of breakfast with cooked options included in the room. Highly recommend this hotel and don't forget to walk... More 

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Thank Nicotini
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love visiting The Grosvenor on a Sunday evening. Fabulous pizzas (esp smoked salmon one) 2 for one cocktails before 7 and the dogs can come too. Pizza choice is wide and we snuggled up on the velvet sofa enjoying the Sunday.. Lovely decor, great staff, my new favourite place to eat!

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Thank Jilly C
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good spot in the middle of Shaftesbury with much to see and do close at hand. Isobel helped us with a room move which was much appreciated. The hotel has been beautifully furnished and decorated. We were in the area to visit Longleat and Stourhead, both of which are well work it.

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Wadhurst, England, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful few days at the Grosvenor Arms on the occasion of my daughter's wedding. The staff throughout the hotel could not have been more helpful, the atmosphere delightful, the room was really lovely and the bed was so comfortable. We booked a private room the night before the big day for close family and friends and the meal... More 

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Thank Denise B
Blandford Saint Mary, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The meal was generally good and the waiter was very attentive. However when we were being seated at our table we were asked if we would like some bread and water while we waited to order. We said yes thank you. Three slices of salt crust bread and a half bottle of tap water duly arrived, used to restaurants on... More 

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Thank markhinsley
TheGrosvenorArms, General Manager at The Grosvenor Arms, responded to this review

Dear Mark, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on your visit to us. I'm somewhat confused by the fact that you say you were charged for the bread and water as this is something which we offer complimentary to every diner. I would be grateful if would be able to contact me with more information or... More 

London
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has a really great vibe... smart and modern, yet cosy and informal. The bar area has an large open fireplace with lots of comfy seating, and you feel like you can relax. Also nice offer is half-price cocktails between 5pm and 7pm then again at 10pm.The restaurant serves up really good food plus a good wine list, and... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely old building that has been tastefully modernised but has retained its historical character - room was large airy and well appointed, comfortable bed, large shower. Restaurant and bar delightful with helpful cheery staff, food was good and well priced. Situated in the middle of town, parking provided across the road, short walk to the pretty Gold Hill, lovely stay

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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The Grosvenor Arms
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Cuisines: European, British, Gluten Free
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Additional Information about The Grosvenor Arms

Address: The Commons | High Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8JA, England (Formerly Hotel Grosvenor)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Shaftesbury
Price Range: $135 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Grosvenor Arms 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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