English Holidays - all about holidays in England
Home | Cottages | Hotels & Guesthouses | Holiday Parks | Lodges | Camping | Caravan Holidays | Motorhome Holidays

British Hotels & Guest Houses in Dorset, England

Choose from 158 hotels and guest houses in Dorset. Shown below a just a selection of the hotels available. To search within an area please use the menu on the right.

Alendale - 4 Waterloo Place, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 7NX
Hotel
Alendale Guest House is located just off Weymouth's esplanade, an 8-minute walk from the shops and restaurants of the town centre. The Grade II listed, Georgian building has en suite rooms and a dining room where breakfast is served. Alendale is a member of Direct from Dorset, and uses locally sourced produce where possible.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Premier Inn Ferndown - Ringwood Road, Longham, Dorset, BH22 9BB
Hotel
On the A31 Ringwood Road, just 5 miles (8 km) from Bournemouth Airport, the hotel offers great value, with free parking and spacious, comfortable and modern en suite rooms. The Premier Inn Bournemouth/Ferndown has a convenient location, with Bournemouth beach less than 20 minutes away. The hotel has a 24-hour reception desk and some rooms can take 2 adults and up to 2 children (under 16 years). The 2 children also get a free full breakfast when accompanied by an adult eating a full breakfast. An all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet is available each morning and includes the expected cooked items such as scrambled, fried, poached or boiled eggs, and pork or vegetarian sausages. There is also a wide continental selection. The on-site Beefeater restaurant serves freshly cooked char-grilled food.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Best Western Kings Arms Hotel - High East Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1HF
Hotel
A well-known local landmark in the centre of Dorchester, The Best Western Kings Arms has excellent rooms with en suite bathrooms. The Best Western Kings Arms Hotel was built in 1720 and has many interesting and classical Georgian features. Many monarchs have stayed at the hotel, including Queen Victoria and King George IV. More recently, the Beatles and Rolling Stones were guests! The Best Western Kings Arms has totally non-smoking standard and superior bedrooms, 2 conference rooms and a bar.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Hotel Collingwood - 11 Priory Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5DF
Hotel
Just a short walk from the beach, Bournemouth International Centre and the cosmopolitan town centre, the hotel offers comfortable accommodation and great relaxation and leisure facilities. The Hotel Collingwood has 53 en suite rooms, all of which are comfortable and well equipped, with telephones, tea/coffee making facilities and TVs with digital Freeview channels. The hotel has lift access to all floors and ample free parking for up to 70 cars. After a day of sightseeing or shopping, relax and unwind by taking advantage of the hotel's exclusive leisure facilities. There is a heated indoor pool and a jacuzzi spa, with spacious and tranquil surroundings. The hotel also boasts a fitness suite with free weights, a stair-climbing machine, a rowing machine and an exercise bike. The steam room and sauna leave you feeling relaxed and revitalised.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Kantara Guest House - 8 Gardens View, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3QA
Hotel
The Kantara is a family-run guest house overlooking the bowling green and beautiful gardens, where public transport connections are within a 10 minute walk. The airport is a 15 minute drive away, and there is access to the guest house at all times. Bournemouth's golden beach, town centre, clubs and pubs are all a short walk away. Offering a friendly welcome, the guest house can serve you a full English or continental breakfast, or simply accommodation on a room-only basis. En suite rooms are available, and all rooms offer Freeview TV and tea and coffee making facilities. Limited parking is available with ample free parking opposite the hotel. The Kantara is Bournemouth Quality Standards rated guest house.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Riviera Hotel - Bowleaze Cove, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 6PR
Hotel
The Riviera Hotel is a well-known Dorset landmark that has welcomed holidaymakers to its location for over 70 years. The hotel has direct access to the beach and offers fantastic views across the bay of Weymouth and Portland. The Riviera is designed in Art Deco style of architecture and the accommodation is outside the main building and is connected by covered pathways. The large ballroom, fully refurbished and is the focal point every evening for live entertainment, dancing and shows.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Marlins - 2 West Cliff Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5EY
Hotel
Marlins Hotel is situated in a prime position on Bournemouth's popular West Cliff with ample off street parking. Ideally located only 2 mins walk from Bournemouth International Centre and the seafront with its golden sandy beach. Tired of staying in large impersonal hotels? At Marlins we aim to be your home away from home. Our classic Victorian building was, in the 1890's the family home of Sir Dan Godfrey, founder of Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and retains many of its original features. Once you have stayed at Marlins you will want to come back again and again, many of our guests visit us 3 or 4 times a year, next time you visit Bournemouth come and find out why. Marlins is a non smoking hotel.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Woodcroft Hotel - 49 Gervis Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3DE
Hotel
A relaxed atmosphere awaits you in the comfortable surroundings of this family owned 40 bedroomed hotel. Set peacefully on the East Cliff in an acre of lawned gardens, with a large car park, it makes for an ideal stay. With the cliff top & zigzag path leading to the beach, town centre & BIC only a few minutes walk away. Why not see for yourself why our guests return again and again!! The majority of rooms are accessible by the lift & we have a ground floor room which is suitable for wheelchair users. If you want to treat yourself in style we have the 'Woodcroft Suite', with lounge, bedroom with queen size bed, Jacuzzi bath & mini-bar. The recently refurbished bar has doors leading onto the patio for drinks & bar lunches. There is a separate quiet & relaxing lounge, the ideal place for morning coffee or afternoon tea.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Glendevon Hotel - 85-89 West Hill Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5PQ
Hotel
In existence for over 100 years, the Glendevon Hotel is among Bournemouth's oldest family-run hotels; offering affordable, contemporary accommodation in the West Cliff area. With free on-site parking and comfortable, well-equipped rooms, this is the ideal place to return to after a busy day exploring the picturesque cliff tops, beaches and gardens. Unwind in the comfortable guest lounge; enjoy a meal at the restaurant; or relax with the regular live entertainment in the hotel's own ballroom.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Eype's Mouth Country Hotel - Eype, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 6AL
Hotel
Set in the small Dorset village of Eype, Eype's Mouth Country Hotel is a family run 18 bedroom hotel with superb sea views. The hotel occupies a unique position on the Heritage Coastline. Highly recommended by the River Cottage Film Crew. This stunning location provides the opportunity to walk along the Coastal Path whilst there is much to explore and observe for the keen rambler, ornithologist, anthropologist or geologist. The hotel is dedicated to providing a warm welcome, good food and the comfort and hospitality of the best possible standard. Creating a relaxed, friendly atmosphere is paramount, so you can be assured of a pleasant and enjoyable stay.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Bay View Court Hotel - 35 East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3AH
Hotel
On the East Cliff, a short walk from Bournemouth town centre and with panoramic views of the bay, this hotel has a large heated indoor pool, spa bath and steam room. At the Bay View Court Hotel you can enjoy a full-size snooker table, dart board and pool table. Try the superb international cuisine in the attractive restaurant, and then relax in style in the lounge or on the sun terrace. During the evening there is a full entertainment programme, with dancing.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Whitehall Hotel - Exeter Park Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5AX
Hotel
Overlooking Bournemouth's award winning Lower Gardens, this elegant hotel is ideally situated in a tranquil position, yet within easy reach of the bustling town centre. Recently winning the highly coveted 'Bournemouth Tourism's Best Hotel of the Year' award, the Whitehall Hotel is an ideal base from which to explore all the Bournemouth has to offer. A short walk will bring you to the Bournemouth International Centre, Pavilion, shops and seafront.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Hallmark Hotel and Spa Bournemouth - Durley Chine Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5JS
Hotel
Hallmark Hotel & Spa offers free Wi-Fi, free parking and superb leisure facilities close to Bournemouth's West Cliff, a 5-minute walk from the town centre. The impressive leisure facilities include a health spa, beauty treatment rooms and a leisure club, with fully equipped gym and 12-metre indoor pool. The adults-only health spa has 3 spa pools, sauna, steam room, aromatherapy cave and peaceful relaxation lounge. The beauty spa offers treatments such as pedicures and hot-stone massage therapy. The stylish en suite rooms were all fully refurbished in March 2009. Each has 30-inch plasma-screen TV, ceiling fan and tea/coffee. Some have balconies and large bay windows.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Harbour Heights Hotel - 73 Haven Rd, Sandbanks, Dorset, BH13 7LW
Hotel
Originally built in the 1920s and transformed into a modern classic, this serene boutique hotel is characterised by contemporary elegance and stunning panoramic views across Poole Harbour. The Harbour Heights Hotel offers a subtle modernity with a classic Rhode Island twist, creating light, fresh interiors that are relaxing and welcoming. The exquisite food in the HarBar Brasserie and the individually commissioned furnishings and artwork make us unique. All 38 rooms have unique appeal and a timeless quality, many overlooking the sea and harbour. The critically acclaimed restaurant, the HarBar Brasserie, offers distinctive and exciting menus, while the bar area has relaxing music, funky furniture and a superb selection of cocktails.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Inn on the Cliff - East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3AP
Hotel
With magnificent panoramic views across the bay, this family-run hotel has a superb location on the cliff top and offers free parking and comfortable en suite accommodation at great-value rates. Within easy reach of all that Bournemouth has to offer, the Inn on the Cliff has a quiet, peaceful location on Bournemouth's East Cliff. The landscaped gardens lead out on to the cliff top, from where it is a short stroll down to the town's golden beaches. Bournemouth railway station is just a 10-minute walk away. Free on-site parking is available for guests' use. The hotel offers single, twin, double and family rooms, all of which are en suite. Every clean, comfortable and spacious room has a telephone, tea/coffee making facilities, a TV, a radio alarm and a hairdryer. Many rooms overlook the bay. The hotel's large terrace bar serves a wide selection of meals and beverages, including real ales. The sun-drenched terrace overlooks the picturesque gardens with panoramic views across the sea. A full bar lunch menu is served from 12:00 to 14:00. Family-run, the Inn on the Cliff prides itself on offering a warm welcome, friendly service and tasty home-cooked food.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

The Grand Hotel - Burlington Road, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 1LU
Hotel
Dating from 1898, this wonderful hotel commands a majestic location, nestled in the heart of the Isle of Purbeck, providing a spectacular view across Swanage Bay and Pevril Point. Many of the rooms and public areas, where you can enjoy a drink, lunch and relax, take advantage of these spectacular views. On summer days the delightful garden is an ideal place to soak-up the sun and also provides direct access to the beach. The Isle of Purbeck is the ideal choice for walkers, water-sport enthusiasts and golfers, furthermore you can visit places of historical interest. Along the coastline the variety of scenery is outstanding with unspoiled beaches, steep white cliffs, interesting bays and old smuggler's coves.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Churchview Guest House - Winterbourne Abbas, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 9LS
Hotel
Situated in the small village of Winterbourne Abbas, this delightful 17th century guesthouse provides an ideal base for touring and walking in Thomas Hardy's beautiful West Dorset. Close to the dramatic World Heritage Jurassic Coast, and only 5 miles west of Dorchester, Churchview Guest House is noted for its warm, friendly hospitality, characteristic bedrooms and delicious home-cooked meals. Your hosts, Michael and Jane Deller, will endeavour to provide assistance with local information books and maps on the attractions, walks and touring to assure you of a memorable stay.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Lampeter Hotel - Exeter Park Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5AY
Hotel
Overlooking the pretty Lower Pleasure Gardens from a quiet cul-de-sac, Lampeter Hotel is a leisurely walk from the popular seafront and town centre. Many of central Bournemouth's sights are a few minutes' walk away, and the hotel has a free private car park. The Beau Monde Bistro and Bar prides itself on its cuisine and is open throughout the day. A number of comfortable, en suite rooms have lovely views. You can overlook the garden from the summer terrace and enjoy the occasional piano playing in evening.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

The Riviera Hotel and Holiday Apartments Alum Chine - 14 Burnaby Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH4 8JF
Hotel
Exclusively located in tranquil Alum Chine, the hotel has superb panoramic bay views, popular health/leisure facilities and free Wi-Fi. Many Blue Flag beaches are a brief walk away. Bournemouth town centre with its pier and wide variety of shops, is a walk along the promenade to The Riviera's leisure facilities include heated indoor and outdoor (seasonal) swimming pool, children's paddling pool, jacuzzi, sauna and games room. Health and therapy treatments (additional cost) are available if booked in advance. The split-level Cunarder Restaurant, has stunning sea views to the Isle of Wight, with superb cuisine and friendly, attentive service. There is also a spacious, vibrant bar with dancefloor. Known for its friendly atmosphere, you will receive a warm welcome.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Britannia Bournemouth Hotel - Meyrick Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3DP
Hotel
Offering a heated indoor swimming pool and free Wi-Fi, this hotel sits near East Cliff Beach, less than a mile from the central rail and bus stations. An informal, spacious restaurant offers an array of hot and cold buffet dishes, whilst the lounge and bar provide relaxed surroundings in which to enjoy a snack or a drink whilst taking advantage of the free Wi-Fi access. With a small, private, free-to-use car park, The Britannia Bournemouth is close to Bournemouth town centre, which offers a wide range of shops and bars. You'll also be only a short drive away from the New Forest, Poole and Christchurch.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Fisherman's Haunt Hotel - Salisbury Road, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 7AS
Hotel
Originally built as an inn dating back to 1673, this Old World property is full of period features, character and charm. Close to the River Avon, the 12 bedrooms have recently been refurbished to a very high standard, combining comfort with modern amenities. There are a limited number of rooms suitably adapted for disabled access. The restaurant enjoys an excellent reputation for fine cuisine, wines and Fuller's award-winning ales. Close to the New Forest and many places of interest, the Fisherman's Haunt is the ideal location for the country lover, angler, tourist and business guest, with links to all the major motorways. The hotel is just 10 minutes away from Bournemouth International Airport.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Best Western Connaught Hotel - 30 West Hill Rd, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5PH
Hotel
Centrally located on the West Cliff, this elegant, award-winning AA 3-star hotel (with AA Rosette) is less than 500 metres from the beach, town centre, BIC and Pavilion. The Connaught Hotel has one of Bournemouth's finest leisure clubs. It boasts 2 gyms; an 18-metre swimming pool and spa pool; a luxurious, fully tiled steam room; a newly designed sauna; and a massage therapy suite. Free membership is available to all guests. After a relaxing day in the spa, enjoy a superb dinner with first-class wine in the award-winning restaurant, Blakes. The Best Western Connaught Hotel has 56 beautifully decorated en suite bedrooms, some with their own private balcony or terrace.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

The Windsor Hotel - 22 Brunswick Terrace, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 7RW
Hotel
With spectacular sea views and free Wi-Fi throughout, the Windsor Hotel is situated right on the seafront promenade and is the closest hotel to the beach. The Windsor Hotel's superb location means you will hardly need to cross a road during your stay in Weymouth! The Windsor is close to all that this charming traditional seaside resort has to offer, including the shops of the town centre and the local attractions. Weymouth Rail Station is less than 350 metres away and the town's bus and coach stations are also within easy walking distance. The Windsor offers quality bed and breakfast accommodation in light and attractive rooms, some of which have stunning sea views. A full English breakfast is served in the sea-facing dining room between 08:00 and 09:00. The Windsor is family run and your hosts, Tony and Seonaid, pride themselves on offering a warm welcome and a friendly, relaxing atmosphere.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Purbeck House Hotel and Louisa Lodge - 91 High Street, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 2LZ
Hotel
In extensive gardens overlooking Swanage Bay, this unique family-run hotel combines the atmosphere of a traditional country house with all the amenities of a modern hotel. Purbeck House Hotel was once a convent. The 38 bedrooms are divided between the main house, constructed in 1875, and the newly-built Louisa Lodge. All of the bedrooms are en suite and some have sea or garden views. During your stay you can explore the wonderful surroundings, including the seafront on the World Heritage Jurassic Coast (300 yards) and the bustling centre of Bournemouth (15 miles).
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

The Water Garden Hotel - 40 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3PE
Hotel
In Bournemouths East Cliff area, just a short stroll from the beautiful beaches and the shops, restaurants and nightlife of the town centre, this charming, family-run hotel offers free parking. Family owned and run, the Water Garden Hotel prides itself on offering high standards of customer service and cleanliness, including a gold-standard kitchen. There is a fully stocked bar offering a range of drinks at reasonable prices, as well as the hotels award-winning gardens and the patio area. Free Wi-Fi is available in the public areas. All of the tastefully furnished en suite rooms have TVs and tea/coffee making facilities. Bournemouth Central Railway Station is just a few hundred metres away, as is Bournemouth Travel Interchange for national coach travel and excursions. Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) is less than a mile (1.6 km) from the hotel. The Water Garden Hotel can cater for families, holiday makers and contractors. The hotel is unable to cater for stag parties.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

The Haven - 161 Banks Rd, Sandbanks, Dorset, BH13 7QL
Hotel
The Haven is located literally on the waters edge, on the famous Sandbanks peninsula in Poole. The facilities at the 77-bedroom hotel include everything you would expect from a four-star hotel and more. The hotel offers a 2,500 sq ft Leisure Club, a Health and Beauty Spa and two superb restaurants: the main hotel restaurant and the La Roche, both of which have panoramic views over Poole Bay and Studland. Most of the 77 bedrooms have recently been refurbished and are all well appointed, many with sea views and balconies. The hotel also houses exceptional conference/business facilities, both within the hotel and in a purpose-built conference centre.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

The Sun Inn - 26 King Street, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 7BH
Hotel
A short walk from the train station and Weymouth beach, this inn offers a homely atmosphere and attractive sea views. The Sun Inn is situated just a short walk from Weymouth's magnificent beach, which offers golden sands and safe, shallow waters. During summer it's a magnet for all ages: ideal for families with young children, perfect for sun worshippers and a relaxing spot for those just wanting to soak up the seaside atmosphere. The Sun Inn is the perfect base for your holiday. Nigel, Jackie and Emily welcome you to the bar, which has a lovely, traditional pub atmosphere. Play a traditional game of darts or try the latest games on our Itbox. An Internet Jukebox provides your favourite music while you relax and unwind. Live music takes place on Sunday afternoons and Friday nights.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Premier Inn Bournemouth East - 47 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3PA
Hotel
A 10-minute walk from Bournemouth town centre, this family-friendly Premier Inn has free parking and is within easy reach of the A338 and the beach. The Premier Inn Bournemouth East is well placed for the Bournemouth International Centre. This modern hotel has en suite rooms and the on-site Table Table restaurant. Some rooms at this Premier Inn can take 2 adults and up to 2 children (under 16 years). The 2 children also get a free full breakfast when accompanied by an adult eating a full breakfast. The full all-you-can-eat breakfast has the expected cooked items, including vegetarian sausages, as well as a wide continental selection.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

King's Head Hotel - The Square, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1JG
Hotel
The Kings Head is a 200-year-old hotel on the town square in Wimborne Minster. It has free Wi-Fi internet access, a bar, a good-value restaurant and free guest parking. Poole is 20 minutes' drive away, and Bournemouth and Southampton are a 30-minute drive away. The restaurant serves good-value food all day, and Laing's Bar serves coffee and pastries. The en suite bedrooms have a traditional decor and are furnished to a high standard. The original building dates back to the 1800s, and is decorated with old photographs that detail its history. Large windows, sofas and comfy armchairs create an elegant, traditional ambiance.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel - Royal Chase Roundabout, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8DB
Hotel
Situated on the outskirts of Shaftesbury, set within picturesque private grounds, this Georgian ex-monastery has been transformed into a luxury hotel. Byzant, the hotel's award-winning restaurant, offers a variety of English and continental cuisine, serving creative interpretations of traditional and modern dishes. The Country Bar serves snacks and light meals. The hotel's indoor pool, Turkish steam room and spa bath offer the chance to unwind and let your stresses and strains ebb away.
Book Now
Check Availability
More Information

Records 1 to 30 of 158 

 

Hotels & Guest houses in England
Blandford
Blandford Forum
Bournemouth
Bridport
Christchurch
Dorchester
Evershot
Highcliffe-on-Sea
Longham
Poole
Portland
Sandbanks
Shaftesbury
Sherborne
Swanage
Weymouth
Wimborne
 
 
 
Please ensure that you check with the holiday company that their facilities meet your needs as infomation can get outdated. We do our best to ensure the accuracy but can't accept any responsibilty for information given.