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The Casterbridge

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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“high street”(13 reviews)
“east street”(3 reviews)
“one night”(14 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewshigh streeteast streetone nightchoice at breakfasthusband and wife teamopen windowslovely roomb bbreakfast was excellenthomemade marmaladevery clean hotelhotel catgeorgian townhousecomfortable bedfour poster bedstayed here for two nightsfantastic hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a lovely guest house, beautifully appointed, with a most comfortable bed and a very nice bathroom. Breakfast was also great, and the foyer was also most elegant, complete with a superb cat, an American ragdoll called Dave, who seemed to spend most of...More

Thank StevenBeller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the casterbridge just for the one night. Easy pleasant check in, clean comfortable room and an extremely comfortable bed with good quality bed linen resulted an a great nights sleep.and then a delicious breakfast to follow. What more could one want.. We will...More

Thank adriannikos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small cosy hotel iwith old fashioned country style in the middle of Dorchester, clean and comfortable bedroom and two very comfortable lounges to relax in. Good fresh breakfasts Helpful and friendly service.More

Thank Anne W
Response from Melvin C, Owner at The CasterbridgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Anne W Great to hear your comments. we do like to think we are a small country house in the town but with all the mod cons. Nearly everyone mentions our breakfasts. We hope to see you again one day. Many thanks Melvin and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been let down badly by another place in the town we were lucky enough to find the Casterbridge. What a lovely stay. Super people, great breakfast, clean fresh room and plenty of useful information for our two day break. It was a delightful two...More

Thank Jacki H
Response from Melvin C, Owner at The CasterbridgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi We were very pleased that we could accommodate you after your let down elsewhere in town. we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. many thanks Melvin & Monica

Reviewed 11 March 2018

Excellent small Hotel in the centre of Dorchester. Run excellently by a husband and wife team. nothing is too much trouble. excellent local advice for things to do and see. Everything is very clean and well presented. Full English breakfast is just what is needed...More

Thank john8871234
Response from Melvin C, Owner at The CasterbridgeResponded 13 March 2018

Hi Thank you for your generous review. We are glad that your stay with us was so gratifying, and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$130 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$130 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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parents-and-baby
23 December 2017|
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Response from Melvin C | Property representative |
hI Sorry for slow reply. We however do not have a family room. Are rooms are twin or double. Thanks for enquiry Regards Melvin
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Snowdrops11
22 November 2017|
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Response from Melvin C | Property representative |
Hi We do not serve evening meals. We did for a two year period a couple of years ago have a former "Master chef" winner here, but no longer. Plenty of options nearby. Kind regards Monica
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ruthenstone
14 June 2016|
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Response from Melvin C | Property representative |
Hi No I afraid we do not have a disabled toilet.
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Room Tips
"Rooms facing the street may be slightly noisier if your window is open."
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"Rooms facing street are noisy if window is open. The four poster bed in one of the rooms is a double and not..."
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"We were in Room 4 and it was quiet and beautifully decorated."
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"ask for a room at the back"
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