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Premier Inn Dorchester Hotel
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Dorchester
Certificate of Excellence
London, United Kingdom
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160 reviews
126 hotel reviews
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“Very Convenient For The Town”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2014

Very good location in the new development of Brewery Square. They have their own underground car park (chargeable) which is accessible from the hotels lift.
The restaurant was very good, had breakfast there during our 1 night stay at beginning of February.
Staff were very friendly nice room all very new absolutely no problem staying here.

  • Stayed February 2014, traveled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for one night. Great staff and very clean room. Excellent value for money. We stayed for dinner and breakfast. The kitchen is open plan and the chefs cooked some amazing food. Only one small criticism...... There was us and one other person in the restaurant. The menu is very limited. Very small choice of dinners. Expand your menu, offer more choice of drinks and I'm sure more people would eat in. Very talented chefs who cook amazing food from scratch but No variety. Will definitely stay again

Stayed January 2014, traveled as a couple
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2014

We had a one night stay in family, at the Premier Inn in December during our trip in the south of UK. It was a really good stay.
The reception was excellent and quick. The night, great. The breakfast really excellent, not only the food but a really nice service and guys at the breakfast room inquiring to offer you a good moment.
The cherry on the cake was a really good price.
Hotel is also well located and at 5mn by walk from the city center.
I recommend it for a visit of dorchester.

  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with family
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2014

Hotel only been open since March.Warm,clean, friendly professional staff.Rooms spotless,underground car park.Very close to new Brewery site with shops,cinema restaurants.Stayed at weekend, very quiet.


  • Stayed January 2014, traveled with friends
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2014

Having visited Dorchester recently I can fully recommend the Premier Inn it is a new facility set in a modern and vibrant area with a good selection of bars and restaurant's the staff were a credit to the business.


  • Stayed January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Romford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2014

Stayed her over Christmas when visiting my family, the rooms were spotless, there was a lovely bath and shower in the en suite. I didn't opt in for breakfast but it did look nice, not sure it's worth £8 though as there are many cafes nearby where you can eat for almost half the price, and i daresay get better food. I would definitely stay here again,

Front desk staff didn't seem at all annoyed to be working over Christmas which was nice, they were very attentive and helpful. The hotel is less than a minutes walk to Dorchester South train station which is very handy & a 5 minute walk to the town centre.

  • Stayed December 2013, traveled solo
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2014 via mobile

Only stayed for one night but feel a little disappointed that for a new premier inn we have stayed at better.
As expected the room was clean and comfortable but the service was average (when you actually saw a member of staff).
Ate dinner in the restaurant and used the bar which was ok, limited choice but again average service e.g when trying to pay our bill the bar staff were too busy chatting to serve us, leaving the receptionist to do so.
This hotel will be in a prime location once the area has finished being re-developed (currently building bars, restaurants etc very near by) and we would revisit for this purpose, just hope the little niggles that we experienced will be ironed out to make future stays as good as previous stays we have had at other premier inns.

Stayed January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Property: Premier Inn Dorchester Hotel
Address: 5 Pope Street, Dorchester DT1 1GW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Dorchester
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Dorchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Premier Inn Dorchester Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 76
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Far from the madding crowd, but near to all the delights of Dorset, the Premier Inn Hotel Dorchester puts you in the heart of Thomas Hardy country. In the historic town's new Brewery Square development, you'll have business, leisure and heritage right on your doorstep. You could set sail at Olympic watersports venue Weymouth and Portland. Or hang out with the kings of the swingers at Monkey World. And if it's the right time of year, fire up your engine at the Great Dorset Steam Fair. Then retreat to our stylish restaurant, spacious rooms and extra comfy beds. ... more   less 
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