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Overview of Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel

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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Premium bedding, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board

Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel

3 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationStourhead Garden19 min drive
    Popular LocationStourhead19 min drive
    Popular LocationCenter Parcs Longleat Forest24 min drive
    AirportBournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.)53 min drive

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Comfort Room, 1 Single Bed, Non Smoking

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Comfort Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Family Room, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed

Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Comfort Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

About this area

Shaftesbury

Located in Shaftesbury, Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel is in the city centre. Stourhead and Wilton House are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Longleat Safari and Adventure Park and Center Parcs Longleat Forest. Guests love the hotel's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Stourhead Garden - 19 min drive
  • Stourhead - 19 min drive
  • Center Parcs Longleat Forest - 24 min drive
  • Longleat Safari and Adventure Park - 27 min drive
  • Longleat - 35 min drive

Getting around

  • Gillingham Dorset Station - 9 min drive
  • Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.) - 53 min drive

Restaurants

  • Byzant — 1 min walk
  • Chutneys - 9 min walk
  • Thai Kitchen - 11 min walk
  • Gusto - 12 min walk
  • John Peel Restaurant - 12 min walk

About this property

Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel

3-star hotel with restaurant and indoor pool
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has an indoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a sauna, 24-hour room service and conference space. All 32 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Premium bedding, coffee makers and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel offers 32 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a sauna.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–8:00 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–9:00 AM on weekends: GBP 12.50 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 6 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (3875 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Communal living room
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper

Entertainment

  • TV/satellite channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 12.50 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 9:30 PM
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Best Western Royal Chase Hotel Shaftesbury
Shaftesbury The Royal Chase
Best Western Royal Chase Shaftesbury
Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel Hotel
Best Western Shaftesbury
BEST WESTERN The Royal Chase Hotel Shaftesbury, Dorset
Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel Shaftesbury
Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel Hotel Shaftesbury

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel?
As of 10 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel on 16 Apr 2021 start from £81, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool. Pool access is from 7:00 AM to 9:30 PM.
Is Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel located?
Located in the heart of Shaftesbury, this hotel is 6.9 mi (11 km) from Larmer Tree Gardens and within 16 miles (25 km) of Hauser and Wirth Somerset and Stourhead. Longleat Safari and Adventure Park and Longleat are also within 20 miles (32 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 58 out of 179 reviews
5 - Excellent 32%
Rating 4 - Good. 82 out of 179 reviews
4 - Good 46%
Rating 3 - Okay. 26 out of 179 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 11 out of 179 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 179 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
All good
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nicest swimming pool and the friendliest and most helpful staff. Such great value for money!!
Stayed 5 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
the food was poor and servrd in such large quantities that it was impossible to eat it all
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

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