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The Grosvenor Arms

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Hypo-allergenic bedding, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
Hypo-allergenic bedding, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
Hypo-allergenic bedding, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
Hypo-allergenic bedding, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board

Overview of The Grosvenor Arms

The Grosvenor Arms

4 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
The Commons, Shaftesbury, England, SP7 8JA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationStourhead Garden18 min drive
  • Popular LocationStourhead19 min drive
  • Popular LocationCenter Parcs Longleat Forest23 min drive
  • AirportBournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.)43 min drive

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About this area

Shaftesbury

Located in Shaftesbury, The Grosvenor Arms 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. Break out the clubs and hit the links on a nearby golf course, or seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Stourhead Garden - 18 min drive
  • Stourhead - 19 min drive
  • Center Parcs Longleat Forest - 23 min drive
  • Longleat Safari and Adventure Park - 27 min drive
  • Longleat - 33 min drive

Getting around

  • Gillingham Dorset Station - 8 min drive
  • Bristol International Airport (BRS) - 63 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Ugly Duckling Cafe - 2 min walk
  • La Fleur de Lys - 3 min walk
  • John Peel Restaurant - 3 min walk
  • Gusto - 3 min walk
  • Ye Old Two Brewers Inn - 5 min walk

About this property

The Grosvenor Arms

4-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, a meeting room and laundry facilities are on-site. All 16 rooms offer free WiFi, iPod docks and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Rainfall showerheads, coffee makers and showers are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Grosvenor Arms offers 16 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries. This Shaftesbury hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

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

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

Check-in

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

Safety measures

Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
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 off-site parking

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 7:30 AM–11 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekends
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Lift

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • Terrace

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • iPod dock
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 10.00 per pet, per night
Dogs welcome
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

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.

  • Pet fee: GBP 10.00 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit 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
Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance to request a room on a floor with elevator service.

Property is also known as

Grosvenor Arms
Grosvenor Arms Hotel
Grosvenor Arms Hotel Shaftesbury
Grosvenor Arms Shaftesbury
The Grosvenor Arms Shaftesbury, Dorset
The Grosvenor Arms Hotel
The Grosvenor Arms Shaftesbury
The Grosvenor Arms Hotel Shaftesbury

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 94 out of 155 reviews
5 - Excellent 61%
Rating 4 - Good. 44 out of 155 reviews
4 - Good 28%
Rating 3 - Okay. 11 out of 155 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 155 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 155 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
All the staff were super friendly and helpful. The room was perfect with a comfortable double bed and the bathroom was immaculate with an amazing power shower.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely old building with loads of character. Staff couldn’t have been more friendly and helpful. The food served in the restaurant is of an exceptional standard.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

4/5 Good

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

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great Place to Stay
Great hotel, staff were very friendly and the food was amazing - definitely a great place to stay
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020