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BEST WESTERN Kings Arms Hotel

30 High East Street, DORCHESTER, DT1 1HF

AA Logo 3 star rating

Previous guests at this 18th-century hotel, set in the very heart of Dorchester, have included Queen Victoria and John Lennon. Built in 1720, the hotel has been substantially refurbished in recent years but still retains many Georgian features, including age-darkened beams in the cosy bar. Guests can dine in the bar/bistro which offers a range of interesting dishes. Bedrooms offer character and comfort and include a number with four-posters.

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Tel:01305 265353
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  • Parking: 37 open
  • Children welcome
  • Passenger lift
  • Night porter
  • Wi-fi


  • En-suite rooms: 37
  • Ground-floor rooms: 3
  • Freeview TV available
  • Tea/coffee making 
  • Direct dial from rooms 
  • Internet connection 
  • Dogs allowed 


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Nearest station: Dorchester South

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