Minotel Wessex Royale

32 High West Street, Dorchester, Dorset, England, DT1 1UP, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $148.00
 

Travel Blogs from Dorchester

The Jurassic Coast

A travel blog entry by jo.kidd2

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Yet another sunny day....who said it always rains in England! Perhaps I had better keep quiet or it might change! We left our wheat field near Chichester and headed off towards the New Forest which is not new at all as it was created as a royal forest by William l in about 1079 for the royal hunt, mainly of deer. It was created at the expense of more than 20 small hamlets and isolated farmsteads hence it was a 'new' compact area in ...

Beauty on the doorstep

A travel blog entry by pieceofparadise

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... and its got a lovely seaview. There is a beach river which kids can take a dinghy down to the sea whilst adults enjoy the view which extends around the coast to show a little island just down the coast.


If you need refreshments go to the Wave bar which serves local fish specialities and does take away.

I would write more, but I spent more time enjoying the sudden sunshine than I did exploring- and so should you! Go and explore!
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Dorchester to Musbury 40m. 64k

A travel blog entry by sallyj22

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... them right for being so unfriendly!! After Bridport the going got harder with longer and steeper hills, a lot of which I walked up. The longest was from Wooton Fitzpaine ; while I was walking I saw three deer quite close looking over the hedge. I left the No2 for the No52 for a couple of miles, then turned down a tiny lane towards Musbury. This went along the ridge for a while, then plunged downhill towards the village. It must have been at least 1in3 and I was ...

Hordle to Dorchester. 42m + 12m by train 66k

A travel blog entry by sallyj22

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... the the second most important route for Sustrans. By the time I passed Wareham and reached Wool, I was out of energy and late afternoon, so I decided to take the train to Dorchester. I did not reach the rather scruffy Sydney Arms, my B&B for the night, until 5.30. What a contrast from Inglemere and £5 more! Not even any soap! Sainsbury's was nearby, so I bought food for dinner and fruit for next ...

Lights are on, Hugh's not at home

A travel blog entry by waynelucas

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... for a rudimentary trailer pulled by tractor to escort you to the farmhouse location. Met and shown to a yurt where we receive arrival beverages along with canapés, all good, we have to be in the barn house at a set time but are welcome to explore the close environs with another arrival drink and canapés. We are able to go into the room / kitchen where many of his program's have been shot, such a simple farm ...

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Location

This 3 star hotel, located on 32 High West Street, Dorchester, is near The Dinosaur Museum, Dorset County Museum, Hardy's Cottage, and Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site.
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