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The White House Hotel

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A beautiful family run four bedroomed Regency house in the centre of the coastal Village of Charmouth in West Dorset, right at the heart of the World Heritage Jurassic Coastlin. Owned and run by Chef Ian Simpson and his wife Elizabeth since 2001 The White House has been totally refurbished to a high standard in the winter of 2012/3 and was subsequently awarded FOUR GOLD STARS from the AA as well as a Breakfast and Dinner Award.Finalists in the Taste of the West Awards for 2014 in Restaurant and B&B. Winners of the 2014 Dorset Tourism Awards B&B category.
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
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Full view
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Exeter Airport23 mi
Bristol Airport45 mi
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All reviews river cottage off street parking the ground floor friendly couple two nights lyme regis fresh milk spent a lovely weekend memory stick historic house two room suite after dinner drinks scrambled eggs and salmon can't recommend it highly enough first floor great attention to detail rooms are large
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

A white House well Hidden It was a very hot afternoon –and walking up the hill in Charmouth – we found the local pub shut on a Monday Lunchtime. We wondered about booking into a place in Charmouth – and were checking a few out....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank JoanDWarby
Response from ianCharmouth, Owner at The White House HotelResponded 12 August 2018

HELLO!! Yes, we're here! We usually are but sometimes we need to go out or we may have been having a well deserved cup of tea in our cottage to the rear of the hotel. I'm not sure where we were on the day of...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Enjoyed two nights dinner bed & breakfast (Tuesday to Thursday) last week in a twin room with my son. A break from A level revision for him and a chance for some quality father and son time in a beautiful area of the country. Probably...More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank Yangon96
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Nice to see fresh flowers in our room, even in winter weather. Hotel kept immaculately in a charming historic building. Very pleasant food, cooked by the owner. Log burner most welcome in the evening in the sitting room. Bedroom was very spacious, thoughtfully prepared and...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank June K
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

2 nights spent in this lovely hotel & just what we needed. Restful break, comfy beds & amazing food. Breakfast superb & Saturday dinner was amazing & so worth it. Almost snowed in but not that lucky! Will definitely return when we are not along...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank darren p
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The very spacious, comfortable and well furnished twin bedded room on the ground floor also has an ante-room and a spacious bathroom, so amounts to a very attractive suite, and is just across the hall from the dining room and lounge, so is ideal for...More

Date of stay: October 2017
1  Thank ThamesValleyGeoff
Response from ianCharmouth, Owner at The White House HotelResponded 13 August 2018

Delighted you enjoyed your stay. We hope you come this way again.

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fimler
7 October 2015|
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Response from Compass802831 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mo, Unfortunately, not that near. The nearest train station i can see is at Axminster which is around 7 miles away. Taxi will take around 14 mins or you can catch the X53 bus, which will take around 45 mins. hope this... More
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Madeline w
29 September 2015|
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Response from Compass802831 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Madeline, The restaurant is open Tuesday to Saturday but if they don't get bookings they sometimes don't open, so you're best to give them a a ring Tel: +44 (0)1297 560411 Hope this helps kind regards Dave
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Room Tips
"Quietest at the back, but our front room was set well back from the road."
JuneK447
31 Mar 2018
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"If the lower shutters closed properly, one could sleep with the french windows opened to let the fresh air..."
ThamesValleyGeoff
8 Nov 2017
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"Room 1 is spectacular"
932GeoffS
28 Sep 2017
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"Room #3 was on the back of the hotel and away from any street noise although I am not sure that is a..."
Keith069
18 Oct 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$472 - US$1,521 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandBridportCharmouth
NUMBER OF ROOMS
4
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