You'll find Weymouth 15 minutes south of Dorchester and just a short drive from the A35. Well served by rail links it's an easy town to get to, attracting thousands of visitors each year. Locally known as 'The Gateway to the Jurassic Coast' Weymouth typically receives less than half the average rainfall of the rest of the country and is peppered with attractions and things to see and do. There's plenty of accommodation in and around the town, ranging from warm and comfortable B&Bs and guesthouses, to sleek, contemporary hotels and impressive manor houses.
A Family Favourite: Hotels in Weymouth
There's plenty for families to see and do, making Weymouth a firm favourite for those travelling with children. The Sea Life Centre Adventure Park and Tower is sure to excite and fascinate younger visitors from toddlers to teens, with over 1000 extraordinary sea creatures, thrilling rides and an underwater tunnel. If you're visiting in the heat of summer, Weymouth Beach offers everything from amusement arcades to white-knuckle water sports. Most Weymouth hotels are within easy access of local landmarks; the Wilton Guest House and the Weymouth Beach B&B are both a short stroll from the town's golden sands, making access that much more convenient.
Retail Therapy in Dorset
Hitting the shops is a fun part of any holiday and Weymouth has plenty to offer bargain hunters. There are two main shopping streets and two main shopping centres, offering everything from independent and boutique stores to upmarket, high-end shops. Booking a hotel close to the shopping areas, such as the Boaters Guesthouse, means that you can engage in some serious retail therapy without having to travel far to put your feet up and check-out your new purchases.
Wedding Hotels in Weymouth
With Weymouth being such an attractive town, many couples come here with romance in mind. Some Weymouth hotels are licensed wedding venues, offering all the services you could need to make your Big Day run as smoothly as possible. The Moonfleet Manor Hotel, for example, offers a range of packages for couples-to-be, whether your wedding is going to be a well-attended spectacle or a more intimate affair.
Whatever your reason for visiting Weymouth, there is plenty of accommodation on offer, with prices to suit virtually every budget.