Hotels in Dorset

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Dorset
Dec 8 — Dec 92
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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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Top Rated Dorset hotels

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Park Central Hotel
Park Central Hotel
8.3 Excellent
Exeter Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.2 mi from city centre, Bournemouth, ENG, United Kingdom 

This unique 4-star hotel provides a range of accommodation options throughout the old city of Bournemouth. It is close to Bournemouth International Centre, eateries and shops.

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

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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Hampton by Hilton Bournemouth
Hampton by Hilton Bournemouth
8.6 Excellent
Upper Terrace Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.2 mi from city centre, Bournemouth, ENG, United Kingdom 

Hampton by Hilton Bournemouth provides modern 3-star accommodation in Bournemouth. It is close to Bournemouth Beach, shops and nightlife options.

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Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth
Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth
5.8 Okay
Bath Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.4 mi from city centre, Bournemouth, ENG, United Kingdom 

Located amongst popular tourist attractions, boutiques and restaurants, Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth is ideal for guests wishing to discover Bournemouth and its surroundings. It has a fitness centre, as well as a sauna, an indoor pool and a Jacuzzi.

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Premier Inn Christchurch (East) Hotel
Premier Inn Christchurch (East) Hotel
6.8 Good
Somerford Rd, Christchurch Bh23 3Qg, Uk, Christchurch, United Kingdom
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1.8 mi from city centre, Christchurch, ENG, United Kingdom 

Premier Inn Christchurch East provides a comfortable setting when in Christchurch. It also offers free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

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Roundhouse Hotel Bournemouth
Roundhouse Hotel Bournemouth
5.9 Okay
1 Meyrick Road, Lansdowne, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.6 mi from city centre, Bournemouth, ENG, United Kingdom 

The hotel offers unique accommodation in Bournemouth and is within walking distance of Bournemouth Railway Station. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

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The Norfolk Royale Hotel
The Norfolk Royale Hotel
7.7 Good
Richmond Hill, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.1 mi from city centre, Bournemouth, ENG, United Kingdom 

Situated within walking distance of Bournemouth Railway Station, Norfolk Royale Hotel offers guests a convenient base when in Bournemouth. It also offers free Wi-Fi, an indoor pool and a Jacuzzi.

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Holiday Inn Express Poole
Holiday Inn Express Poole
7.7 Good
Walking Field Lane, Poole, United Kingdom
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0.4 mi from city centre, Poole, ENG, United Kingdom 

Within 20 minutes' walk from Poole Railway Station, the hotel provides guests with a convenient base while visiting Poole. It also offers a sauna, a rooftop terrace and an executive floor.

Cheapest hotels in Dorset, England

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Roundhouse Hotel Bournemouth
Roundhouse Hotel Bournemouth
5.9 Okay
1 Meyrick Road, Lansdowne, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.6 mi from city centre,  

The hotel offers unique accommodation in Bournemouth and is within walking distance of Bournemouth Railway Station. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

$36
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Hermitage Hotel Oceana Collection
Hermitage Hotel Oceana Collection
7.1 Good
1 Exeter Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.3 mi from city centre,  

The Hermitage Hotel - OCEANA COLLECTION is an award-winning base when visiting Bournemouth and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also offers a swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and laundry facilities.

$45
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Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth
Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth
5.8 Okay
Bath Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.4 mi from city centre,  

Located amongst popular tourist attractions, boutiques and restaurants, Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth is ideal for guests wishing to discover Bournemouth and its surroundings. It has a fitness centre, as well as a sauna, an indoor pool and a Jacuzzi.

$48
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Premier Inn Poole Centre - Holes Bay
Premier Inn Poole Centre - Holes Bay
7.9 Good
Holes Bay Road, Poole, United Kingdom
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0.8 mi from city centre,  

Premier Inn Poole Centre Holes Bay provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Poole. Guests can also enjoy free internet access throughout the property.

$57
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The Norfolk Royale Hotel
The Norfolk Royale Hotel
7.7 Good
Richmond Hill, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.1 mi from city centre,  

Situated within walking distance of Bournemouth Railway Station, Norfolk Royale Hotel offers guests a convenient base when in Bournemouth. It also offers free Wi-Fi, an indoor pool and a Jacuzzi.

$62
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Premier Inn Christchurch (East) Hotel
Premier Inn Christchurch (East) Hotel
6.8 Good
Somerford Rd, Christchurch Bh23 3Qg, Uk, Christchurch, United Kingdom
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1.8 mi from city centre,  

Premier Inn Christchurch East provides a comfortable setting when in Christchurch. It also offers free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

$64
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Bournemouth East Cliff Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by BW
Bournemouth East Cliff Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by BW
7.2 Good
East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.7 mi from city centre,  

Situated in Bournemouth, Bournemouth East Cliff Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western offers relaxed 4-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor heated pool. The multiple amenities this modern hotel features include a sun deck, an express check-in and check-out feature and 24-hour room service.

$65
Avg. per night
Park Central Hotel
Park Central Hotel
8.3 Excellent
Exeter Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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0.2 mi from city centre,  

This unique 4-star hotel provides a range of accommodation options throughout the old city of Bournemouth. It is close to Bournemouth International Centre, eateries and shops.

$68
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Dorset

2 stars and under

$31 - $121

Whitehall Hotel

#1 Most popular

$50
Avg. per night
Lynden Court Hotel - Hostel

Best value

$31
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3 stars

$36 - $84

Russell Hotel

#1 Most popular

$74
Avg. per night
Marsham Court Hotel

Best value

$52
Avg. per night
4 stars +

$45 - $334

The Norfolk Royale Hotel

#1 Most popular

$62
Avg. per night
ibis Styles Bournemouth

#2 Most popular

$75
Avg. per night
Hermitage Hotel Oceana Collection
$45
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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 The Norfolk Royale Hotel, which has been reviewed by 2,996 users and currently has a rating of 7.7/10. Other top-rated locations include educatefirst and ibis Styles Bournemouth, which have received 8.3/10 and 7.6/10 ratings from our users, respectively.