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Room type

Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 2 infants)

Single Room

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Family Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Double Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 2 infants)

Four Poster Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Deluxe Double Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 infant)

Honeymoon Suite 1 four poster bed with separate seating area

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with free breakfast and restaurant



This family-friendly Dorchester hotel is located in the historical district, just steps from Tutankhamun: The Exhibition and The Keep Military Museum. Borough Gardens and Dorset County Museum are also within 5 minutes.

Hotel Features

A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and coffee/tea in the lobby are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, 24-hour room service, conference rooms, and free newspapers are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 27 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and other amenities include 24-hour room service and premium bedding.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

2 meeting rooms are available. This Georgian hotel also offers coffee/tea in the lobby, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and 24-hour room service. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Wessex Royale Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 27 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1756 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast.

Room To - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service dogs are allowed

No elevators


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

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