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Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“swimming pool”(37 reviews)
“night porter”(7 reviews)
“three star”(5 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed with my dog for a couple of nights at the end of August, easy accessible for all routes, very comfortable, a minor hiccup over the booking [had requested a ground floor room] was sorted out very quickly and with complimentary refreshments. Very comfortable, clean,...More

Thank wac24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There was a pleasant and efficient check-in on arrival. The staff were always helpful and are obviously a great asset in that throughout the stay nothing was too much troube. The rooms were clean and comfortable. We were warned of a wedding party being held...More

Thank rodney f
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was obviously once an admired hotel used by the town for functions and by business travellers. The hotel is now tired and in need of redecoration and a general injection of enthusiasm and team spirit.

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Thank roybrewster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very disappointing stay at this hotel. The decor is in serious need of updating. It felt more like a 1980’s Motel than a Hotel! After a long trip we went to the Bar for a drink. It was a warm summers evening...More

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Thank Heidi W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been going down to this area every year for the past 18/19 years and had passed this hotel.Our normal place was closed so I tried booking the Royal Chase and found it great. Rooms are a good size, beds are comfy, good TV...More

Thank daveoxman
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Description
Located right in the middle of Thomas Hardy country, this is possibly Dorset's friendliest hotel. Close to the centre of historic Shaftesbury, the hotel sits in its own grounds with its pristine lawns and surrounded ...More by glorious Dorset countryside and the ample charms of Somerset and Wiltshire. Unspoiled, beautiful counties offering a wide range of attractions plus an abundance of rural peace and tranquility. Those not to be missed include Wilton House, Longleat, Stourhead, Stonehenge and of course Shaftesbury's very own Gold Hill. The Royal Chase is privately owned and part of a small chain of quality hotels in Dorset and Devon. Please look at our sister hotels, The Rembrandt Hotel in Weymouth and The Lord Haldon in Exeter. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
32
Price range
US$102 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel Dorset
,
Shaftesbury Best Western
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Shaftesbury
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
32
Price range
US$102 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel Dorset
,
Shaftesbury Best Western
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Shaftesbury
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Traveller (80)
Room & Suite (29)
Dining (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Ground floor rooms mean easy access to all hotel facilities"
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"Front rooms on roundabout can be noisy."
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"Ground floor for accessibility, any room not overlooking the road."
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