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Breakfast is included with all standard rate direct room bookings, however special offers may not include breakfast.

The King’s Arms, Dorchester is a boutique hotel in the heart of Dorchester offering 28 stylish and decadent bedrooms, a buzzing bar and a restaurant with an ever-changing menu of fresh local ingredients.


Our beautiful bedrooms have bundles of charm and character. Each unique room mixes glamour with a touch of luxury. Rooms are creative with bold colour schemes, retro wallpaper, velvet upholstery and antiques.

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Eat & Drink

Our bar and restaurant offers award winning food made with the finest ingredients. Our great chefs and experienced staff will provide you with an unforgettable dining experience. Our all day service means you can enjoy a delicious meal any time of day. We also offer a variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks to enjoy with your meal. Whether you’re looking for a quick lunch or a delicious dinner, our bar and restaurant has something for everyone.

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The talk of the town. Behind a grand Georgian façade is a foliage-filled bar and bedrooms which capture the imagination.

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Dorchester, the heart of Thomas Hardy country

Dorchester is perfectly placed in the heart of Dorset. Surrounded by a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, stunning countryside and awe inspiring coastline – there is plenty to see and do. Whether you’re looking for a day trip or a weekend away, Dorchester is a great place to visit.

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