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The Casterbridge

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Wsteria clad Georgian town house guest accommodation. Period public rooms and individually decorated rooms. Close to all town attractions and shops as well as restuarants. "Master Chef" winner offers dinner an Friday and Saturday evenings. Prices include Breakfast. We are now open for Afternoon Tea in our beautiful lounge! Perfect for a family or friends catch up! Buisness buffet lunches Select a platter buffet option from 4 up to 24 persons. available Monday to Friday lunch times Non-residents breakfast Try our fabulous Full English Breakfast. Fruit juice, cereals, fruit selection, Eggs bacon, sausage, mushrooms, tomato, toast tea or coffee. Price per person. Bookings advised.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Bar/Lounge
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Quaint
Centrally Located
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All reviews high street east street one night small niggle husband and wife team a lovely guest house open windows lovely room four poster bed comfortable bed breakfast cooked to order hotel cat georgian townhouse friendly hotel stayed here for two nights short break kippers
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

We stayed for only 1 night but we would have loved to have stayed longer. They were great! The room was furnished very tastefully, location is excellent and the staff are extremely welcoming and helpful. Would definitely recommend The Casterbridge!

Thank Hopeful88
Response from Melvin C, Owner at The CasterbridgeResponded 19 September 2018

Wow. Thank you so much. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you will return one day.

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Clean and very comfortable rooms. Hospitality and food excellent. Couldn’t have asked for a more enjoyable stay. Hosts were very helpful in returning toiletries which were left behind. Much appreciated! Will be back.

Thank 194sharon
Response from Melvin C, Owner at The CasterbridgeResponded 3 September 2018

Hello, and thank you for your kind review! Very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, we hope to see you return again in the near future! Your welocme for your toiletrie returns. Kind regards

Reviewed 19 July 2018

A small and cosy hotel with lovely rooms designed with much care. The rooms are tidy and spotless. Marvelous service and superb homemade breakfast. Short distance to city center, museums and restaurants.

Thank Liselotte P
Response from Melvin C, Owner at The CasterbridgeResponded 3 September 2018

Hello! Thank you for a lovely review! We are pleasd you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed your breakfast! Kind regards

Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is a lovely property on the villages high street. There is pay car park close by and one or two private free parking spaces in front of their garage. The stairs can be a bit steep so ask for the first floor to save...More

Thank purserMonaco
Response from Melvin C, Manager at The CasterbridgeResponded 16 July 2018

Helllo, and thank you for your kind review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and found the parking useful . Looking forward for your retun to us in the near future.

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Historical building conveniently located near the centre of Dorchester with great hospitality from the caring owners. We were given a warm welcome and well looked after throughout our four night stay. Ideal base for visiting the Thomas Hardy properties and walking the Thomas Hardy trails....More

Thank Gordon J
Response from Melvin C, Owner at The CasterbridgeResponded 23 June 2018

Many thanks for your kind comments. it is good that you found plenty to do in the Dorchester area. Please return one day. Melvin& Monica (M&M)

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parents-and-baby
24 December 2017|
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Response from Melvin C | Property representative |
hI Sorry for slow reply. We however do not have a family room. Are rooms are twin or double. Thanks for enquiry Regards Melvin
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Snowdrops11
23 November 2017|
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Hi We do not serve evening meals. We did for a two year period a couple of years ago have a former "Master chef" winner here, but no longer. Plenty of options nearby. Kind regards Monica
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Response from Melvin C | Property representative |
Hi No I afraid we do not have a disabled toilet.
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Room Tips
"Rooms at rear of building likely to be quieter than front rooms."
GordonJ473
19 Jun 2018
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"Rooms facing the street may be slightly noisier if your window is open."
966travism
24 Sep 2017
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"Rooms facing street are noisy if window is open. The four poster bed in one of the rooms is a double and..."
spartingroup
4 Aug 2017
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"We were in Room 4 and it was quiet and beautifully decorated."
Satisfiedcustomer58
26 Jun 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$107 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandDorchester
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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