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Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The hotel is situated just outside the town centre. Attractive buildings in a nice setting with plenty of parking. Room was comfortable without being anything special. Nice bed, shower a bit small. Didn't use the restaurant but spent time in the bar, which had tables, chairs and drinks but seemed to lack atmosphere. Nice pool, surprised there was no gym...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We stayed here for two nights on a business trip, over a Friday and Saturday. Arrived Friday evening and found our room which quite tired looking, stains and scratch marks on the wallpaper and furniture being a feature. The bathroom was very dated too. I believe there has been some refurbishment in the hotel but clearly our room has not...

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Thank David H
Bushey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We found the hotel to be very clean, which is most important to us. We had Breakfast include in our rate. The breakfast was served fresh and of good quality. Could not fault it. The staff were very pleasant and helpful. It had a nice pool which l did not use, but it looked good. Over the years we have...

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eastbourne
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I have recently stayed at the Royal Chase with a friend, we have visited Shaftsbury on two other occasions and stayed in different hotels each time. The Royal Chase is within easy walking distance to the beautiful town of Shaftsbury (10-15 mins casually admiring the beautiful surroundings). It was a short visit but I most definitely would stay at the...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017

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1Thank Adriana S
Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Excellent stay, lovely room which had just been refurbished, lovely comfortable bed. Staff were friendly and very helpful, nothing to much trouble. Breakfast was good, nice choice of cooked food. The hotel is within walking distance of the town but we drove in as the weather was not too good, easy to park in town, reasonably Would definately stay here...

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Reviewed 12 December 2016

My husband and I stayed one night at The Royal Chase Hotel on a Saturday. We enjoyed a drink in the cozy bar before eating a lovely meal in the dining room. The waiting staff in the restaurant was very attentive and looked after us extremely well. It's unfortunate that we were woken up at 9:00 on Sunday morning by...

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Thank MP L
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for a couple of nights when in Shaftesbury with work. The reception area was lovely however I felt the room was a bit dated. Everywhere was clean and tidy and there were plenty of tea/coffees available. I used the pool on the first night which was lovely, as there was only me in there it was nice...

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2Thank L7290W
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Newly redecorated and very homely The Royal Chase is a lovely stop for anyone wanting a night away. They look after you from check in til check out. Would definitely return. Thank you for a lovely stay.

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We recently held our wedding here. From start to finish of the planning process the staff were excellent, especially Rosie the Events Manager. The day was perfect and the staff were so helpful. Most of our guests stayed at the Royal Chase and all commented on how comfortable the beds were. We had a hot and cold buffet for the...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located right in the middle of Thomas Hardy country, this is possibly Dorset's friendliest hotel. Close to the centre of historic Shaftesbury, the hotel sits in its own grounds with its pristine lawns and surrounded by glorious Dorset countryside and the ample charms of Somerset and Wiltshire. Unspoiled, beautiful counties offering a wide range of attractions plus an abundance of rural peace and tranquility. Those not to be missed include Wilton House, Longleat, Stourhead, Stonehenge and of course Shaftesbury's very own Gold Hill. The Royal Chase is privately owned and part of a small chain of quality hotels in Dorset and Devon. Please look at our sister hotels, The Rembrandt Hotel in Weymouth and The Lord Haldon in Exeter. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel

Address: Royal Chase Roundabout Salisbury Road, Shaftesbury SP7 8DB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Shaftesbury
Price Range: $125 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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“All of the rooms are good but we prefer the ones in the original building for their space.”
GibBob, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms seem to be more modern.”
peteandbettina, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The room we were given was very adequate, if the room you are offered does not suit ask for another.”
harryd366, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Pack bed socks and mittens”
JonathanM495, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
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