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The Spyglass And Kettle
The Spyglass And Kettle
7.9 Good
25-27 Stourwood Avenue, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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3.0 mi from city centre, Bournemouth, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 363 reviews
7.9

The Spyglass & Kettle by Greene King Inns provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Bournemouth. It is conveniently located for those wanting to sightsee in the area.

Ocean Beach Hotel & Spa - Oceana Collection
Ocean Beach Hotel & Spa - Oceana Collection
6.9 Good
32 East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.9 mi from city centre, Bournemouth, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 2,140 reviews
6.9

Located amongst a range of well-known tourist attractions, boutiques and dining options, Ocean Beach Hotel & Spa - OCEANA COLLECTION is ideal for guests wanting to discover Bournemouth and its surroundings. Those staying at the property have access to a sauna, a sun deck and an outdoor pool.

Fisherman's Haunt Hotel
Fisherman's Haunt Hotel
8.4 Excellent
Salisbury Road, Winkton, Christchurch, United Kingdom
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2.0 mi from city centre, Christchurch, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 701 reviews
8.4

Fisherman's Haunt Hotel is located in Christchurch and is close to New Forest National Park. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet throughout the property.

Connaught Lodge
Connaught Lodge
8.3 Excellent
32 West Hill Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.3 mi from city centre, Bournemouth, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 1,724 reviews
8.3

Boasting a sauna, a Jacuzzi and an indoor pool, Connaught Lodge Bournemouth is situated in Bournemouth and offers award-winning accommodation. It is moments from Bournemouth Beach, restaurants and nightlife options.

The Pilot Boat
The Pilot Boat
9.3 Excellent
1 Bridge Street, Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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0.1 mi from city centre, Lyme Regis, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 303 reviews
9.3

The Pilot Boat is situated in Lyme Regis and features complimentary Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

The Cumberland Hotel - Oceana Collection
The Cumberland Hotel - Oceana Collection
7.6 Good
27 East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.8 mi from city centre, Bournemouth, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 2,943 reviews
7.6

Situated in Bournemouth, The Cumberland A Guoman Hotel offers relaxed 3-star accommodation, as well as a sauna and an outdoor pool. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

Antelope Hotel by Greene King Inns
Antelope Hotel by Greene King Inns
7.6 Good
8 High Street, Poole, United Kingdom
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0.2 mi from city centre, Poole, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 1,105 reviews
7.6

Antelope is situated in Poole and features complimentary Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to visit local attractions.

New Inn - Dorchester
New Inn - Dorchester
8.9 Excellent
High Street, West Knighton, Dorchester, United Kingdom
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3.2 mi from city centre, Dorchester, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 543 reviews
8.9

Set within the scenic parkland of West Knighton, New Inn - Dorchester provides stylish accommodation and a full range of facilities, such as luggage storage, free Wi-Fi and meeting rooms. It also offers billiards, on-site parking and a wake-up service.

Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel
Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel
7.8 Good
105 St. Michael's Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.4 mi from city centre, Bournemouth, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 2,794 reviews
7.8

Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel offers a comfortable setting while in Bournemouth. It is ideally located for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Best Western Weymouth Hotel Rembrandt
Best Western Weymouth Hotel Rembrandt
8.0 Excellent
12-18 Dorchester Road, Weymouth, United Kingdom
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0.6 mi from city centre, Weymouth, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 1,890 reviews
8.0

Situated in Weymouth, BEST WESTERN Hotel Rembrandt offers 3-star accommodation, as well as a sauna, a Jacuzzi and an indoor pool. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

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Cheapest month:January
Most expensive month:June
Average price in Dorset:$121/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$22/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
$68 - $168
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$99 - $173
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Best Western Weymouth Hotel Rembrandt
Best Western Weymouth Hotel Rembrandt
8.0 Excellent
12-18 Dorchester Road, Weymouth, United Kingdom
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0.6 mi from city centre, Weymouth 

Situated in Weymouth, BEST WESTERN Hotel Rembrandt offers 3-star accommodation, as well as a sauna, a Jacuzzi and an indoor pool. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

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The Christchurch Harbour Hotel And Spa
The Christchurch Harbour Hotel And Spa
8.7 Excellent
95 Mudeford, Christchurch, United Kingdom
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1.6 mi from city centre, Christchurch 

Featuring a Jacuzzi, an indoor pool and a sauna, Christchurch Harbour Hotel & Spa is located in Christchurch and offers modern accommodation. It provides a fitness centre, as well as a safe, a beauty centre and room service.

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Kensington Hotel
Kensington Hotel
6.5 Good
18 Durley Chine Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.4 mi from city centre, Bournemouth 

Located amongst well-known attractions, shops and restaurants, Kensington Hotel is ideal for those wanting to explore Bournemouth and its surroundings. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet access in all areas.

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Heathlands Hotel Bournemouth
Heathlands Hotel Bournemouth
6.1 Good
12 Grove Road, East Cliff, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.7 mi from city centre, Bournemouth 

Located in Bournemouth, Heathlands Hotel Bournemouth is an easy drive from New Forest National Park and offers on-site parking. The various amenities this charming hotel features include laundry facilities, 24-hour room service and a safe.

5
Mercure Bournemouth Queens Hotel & Spa
Mercure Bournemouth Queens Hotel & Spa
7.1 Good
Meyrick Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.6 mi from city centre, Bournemouth 

Less than a 20-minute stroll from Bournemouth Railway Station, The Queens Hotel and Spa offers guests a convenient base while visiting Bournemouth. It also offers a beauty centre, a sauna and a swimming pool.

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Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
7.4 Good
Royal Chase Roundabout, Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
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0.4 mi from city centre, Shaftesbury 

Situated in Shaftesbury, Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel is a short walk from Shaftesbury Town F.C. and offers a heated pool and a Jacuzzi. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to visit local attractions.

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Hilton Bournemouth
Hilton Bournemouth
8.2 Excellent
Terrace Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.1 mi from city centre, Bournemouth 

Hilton Bournemouth is situated in Bournemouth and is close to the area's popular attractions. It also features an indoor pool and a fitness centre.

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Heights Hotel
Heights Hotel
7.9 Good
Yeates Road, Isle of Portland, United Kingdom
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0.8 mi from city centre, Isle of Portland 

Situated in Portland, Heights Hotel is a short drive from Weymouth and offers on-site parking, free wireless internet access in all areas and a terrace. Located near popular attractions, the hotel also provides views of Portland Harbour.

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The Sherborne
The Sherborne
116 The Esplanade, Weymouth, United Kingdom
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0.3 mi from city centre,  

Sherborne Hotel Weymouth provides a comfortable setting when in Weymouth. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is within walking distance from Weymouth Railway Station.

$21
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Lynden Court Hotel - Hostel
Lynden Court Hotel - Hostel
7.7 Good
8 Durley Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.4 mi from city centre,  

Lynden Court Hotel is a comfortable setting when in Bournemouth and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also offers a ticket service, a safe and a tour desk.

$37
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Kensington Hotel
Kensington Hotel
6.5 Good
18 Durley Chine Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.4 mi from city centre,  

Located amongst well-known attractions, shops and restaurants, Kensington Hotel is ideal for those wanting to explore Bournemouth and its surroundings. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet access in all areas.

$39
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OYO Kingsley Hotel
OYO Kingsley Hotel
5.8 Okay
15 West Cliff Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.5 mi from city centre,  

OYO Kingsley Hotel is a comfortable setting when in Bournemouth and is close to everything the area has to offer. It offers 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

$42
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Waves In
Waves In
8.7 Excellent
14 Knole Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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1.4 mi from city centre,  

Situated within walking distance of Bournemouth Railway Station, Waves In offers guests a convenient base while visiting Bournemouth. The numerous facilities this charming bed & breakfast offers include a bowling alley, luggage storage and a library.

$43
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Trouville Hotel - Oceana Collection
Trouville Hotel - Oceana Collection
7.4 Good
5-7 Priory Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.2 mi from city centre,  

Trouville Hotel - OCEANA COLLECTION provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Bournemouth. Offering complimentary wireless internet, a restaurant and an indoor pool, the hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Bournemouth Beach and Oceanarium Bournemouth.

$46
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Cecil Court Hotel
Cecil Court Hotel
8.0 Excellent
4 Durley Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.4 mi from city centre,  

Cecil Court Hotel offers a comfortable setting while in Bournemouth. It is moments from Bournemouth Beach, eateries and nightlife options.

$47
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Ocean Beach Hotel & Spa - Oceana Collection
Ocean Beach Hotel & Spa - Oceana Collection
6.9 Good
32 East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.9 mi from city centre,  

Located amongst a range of well-known tourist attractions, boutiques and dining options, Ocean Beach Hotel & Spa - OCEANA COLLECTION is ideal for guests wanting to discover Bournemouth and its surroundings. Those staying at the property have access to a sauna, a sun deck and an outdoor pool.

$51
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Hotel prices in Dorset

2 stars and under

$36 - $124

Alexandra Hotel & Restaurant
$121
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The Crown Hotel

#2 Most popular

$47
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Eurostay Bournemouth Beach

Best value

$36
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3 stars

$21 - $295

Hampton by Hilton Bournemouth

#1 Most popular

$128
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Roundhouse Hotel Bournemouth

#2 Most popular

$57
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Waves In

Best value

Waves In
8.7 Excellent
$43
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4 stars +

$55 - $350

Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth

#1 Most popular

$78
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Hilton Bournemouth

#2 Most popular

Hilton Bournemouth
8.2 Excellent
$170
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Bamboo Guesthouse

Best value

Bamboo Guesthouse
8.8 Excellent
$55
Avg. per night

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Where to stay in Dorset

About Dorset

Hugging the fossil-embedded cliffs of the English Channel, Dorset is a picturesque county in England’s far south that’s largely designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It’s home to charming beachside towns such as Poole and Weymouth, as well as a variety of family-friendly attractions and the world’s largest collection of tanks.

Things to do

Whether you want to delve into Europe’s military history, come face-to-face with primates or discover the natural beauty of southern England, Dorset offers something for the entire family.

Explore the UNESCO-listed Jurassic Coast. Much of Dorset’s coastline is designated as part of the Jurassic Coast Natural World Heritage Site, boasting spectacular geological formations that can be seen either on land or by boat. Photograph the natural limestone arch of Durdle Door and the triplet rock formation known as Old Harry Rocks, then see the layered cliffs of sparkling Lulworth Cove.

See the playful primates of Monkey World. Travelling with kids? Don’t miss a visit to Monkey World, a family-friendly attraction that provides a sanctuary for more than 250 rescued or endangered primates. Watch the playful antics in the orangutan creche and attend one of the daily keeper talks before letting the kids run loose in the large Great Ape Adventure Play Area.

Visit Bovington’s Tank Museum. If you want to see the largest collection of tanks in the world, visit the Tank Museum, which is located at the Bovington Camp military base. It showcases around 300 armoured fighting vehicles from more than 25 different countries, including the only working example of a German Tiger I tank and a British Mark I dating back to World War I.

Getting around

Bournemouth International Airport is the main aviation gateway to Dorset and has flights to destinations across Europe. Trains connect towns and villages across the county while ferries travel to Jersey, Guernsey and Cherbourg in France. Having your own vehicle is the most convenient way of exploring the region, although most of the town centres are ideally navigated on foot.

Dorset travel FAQs

  • Where is the best place to stay in Dorset?

    Bournemouth, Weymouth, and Poole are some of the most favored places to stay in Dorset.

  • What are the best hotels in Dorset?

    One of the most popular hotels in Dorset is Hilton Bournemouth, which has been reviewed by 2,821 users and currently has a rating of 8.2/10. Other top-rated locations include Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel and Hermitage Hotel Oceana Collection, which have received 7.8/10 and 7.3/10 ratings from our users, respectively.