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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 nights in August. We were fortunate finding a car parking space easily but once parked we did not take out our car out again until we left-used the bus. Our room no 3 had a lovely view of the harbour. The breakfast was OK but not great. Could do with fruit and yoghurt as well as... More 

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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fairly basic but welcoming B and B in a row of probably similar establishments,very friendly host, good breakfast and very clean throughout. Well situated with lovely views of the beach. The funfair over the road wasn't too much of a problem BUT the parking was a nightmare! We were given a parking voucher but with residents trying... More 

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Thank lizockenden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic stay here. We enjoyed the full breakfast and unlimited toast as a good start to the day. We had a double room nr.3 on the first floor overlooking the harbour. Great room and lovely warm shower. On the attic floor we had a single and double room 7 & 8. The shower for the single room... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

2nd visit and already booked for next year! This hotel is literally like our 'home from home' comfortable, Cosy, friendly and has the best views. The room is very clean and well equipped and the breakfast is fresh and tasty. The owners are like friends and my daughter feels so welcome here! I don't know what other people want or... More 

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Thank Iharvey
Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

Stayed for 2 nights in a single room on the top floor. Bathroom is separate on the floor below but it is your own private bathroom. Room itself is basic but has a beautiful sea view of the bay. And the location is excellent, literally 20 seconds from the beach and around the back you have the harbour/marina where you... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I stayed here for a couple of days. Weymouth is a beautiful place. Our room was lovely; cosy and clean and overlooked the harbour directly which was fabulous. On the downside you could hear the people in the next room and the breakfast was average but not brilliant. It would be great to have a list of... More 

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Thank mothgal
London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Upon arrival we were introduced to the resident dog, but had to ask the owner's name. Shown to our room on the top floor it looked ok, but we soon realised that the double bed was two singles. This and the lumpy unsupportive mattresses made for bad night's sleep. No hot water in shower and it only ran lukewarm at... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Nice friendly guest house,clean rooms,great breakfast,and location. Across the road to the beach,(about 20 metres)and rear of guest house backs on to harbour area restaurants etc. All amenities pubs cafes cinema theatre close by Funfair rides just across the road might be a bit noisy for those not used to it, But this closes about 22.00

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Newport, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

The positives were the location was great which is by the harbour and resteraunts,the car parking was free ,it very clean The tea/coffee in room were good quality and breakfast was good .The negatives were we were in attic bedroom on the fourth floor with a lot of stairs to climb especially when carrying luggage up them .The EnSuite shower... More 

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Thank Linda C
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

This B & B is 'Spot on' because it's right at the beach and the back rooms face the harbour. Beach, boats, rides, shops and food are all metres away. The bay is a safe place for young children to paddle or swim and there is real sand. It is the quintessential seaside holiday place.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Anchorage is a family-run guesthouse offering a comfortable and relaxing stay. Situated just a 'stones throw' from both the golden sands of Weymouth beach and the picturesque 17th-century harbour. Perfectly located by the Condor ferry terminal and the Pavilion Theatre. Just a few minutes walk will see you in the town centre with its many pubs, restaurants, major shopping outlets and other attractions. Come and enjoy a relaxing stress-free stay with us in one of the best locations in town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Anchorage

Address: 7 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 8EB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Weymouth
Price Range: $68 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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