Looking for a cheap hotel in Dorchester, a historic market town on the banks of the River Frome in Dorset? We’ve selected three affordable hotels that have received excellent guest ratings based on their value for money over the past 24 months.
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The Poachers Inn
A restaurant, a bar, a seasonal outdoor pool, a garden area, a terrace, and a communal lounge are some of the notable amenities at this popular affordable hotel in Dorchester. Guest rooms feature a desk, a flat-screen TV, and a private bathroom. A choice of buffet or à la carte breakfasts are served daily, and there’s also free WiFi in all areas and free private parking for guests coming in their own transport. The popular seaside town of Weymouth is just under 27 miles away.
Best Western Wessex Royale Hotel
Housed in a charming Georgian-era building dating back to 1756, this impressive 3-star hotel combines a convenient central location in the heart of Dorchester with excellent amenities and an idyllic setting. Classic original features including fireplaces, panelling and a grand staircase create an instant eye-opener. As for the guest rooms, they all have a TV and an ensuite bathroom, while free WiFi is available in all areas of the hotel. Several shops and restaurants are within walking distance.
Bay Tree House
Located a short walk from central Dorchester, this family-run hotel is housed in a small but charming building and features guest rooms complete with a flat-screen TV, a work desk, tea/coffee-making facilities, and either a private ensuite bathroom or access to shared facilities. A choice of Full English or Continental breakfasts are served on-site daily, and the hotel also runs a nearby restaurant and coffee shop. For guests arriving by rail, Dorchester South Railway Station is 15 minutes away on foot.