Welcome to the King’s Arms

Our beautifully renovated restaurant, bar and rooms offer a stylish and decadent experience in the heart of Dorchester.

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We’re thrilled to announce we are finalists in the Dorset @swtourismawards 🍾  Thank you for all your support & to the team for all your hard work over the past 18 months 🤍  #DorsetTourAwards #TheKingsArmsDorchester
✨Just a friendly reminder that we will be closed for 3 days this week as from tomorrow (4th, 5th & 6th) to give the team here at The Kings Arms some well earned time off after all their hard work over the festive period ✨  We look forward to welcoming you all back Friday 7th 🥂
Patio goals 🍃  @theagnesdossantos 📸  #OutdoorDining #TheKingsArmsDorchester #DiscoverDorchester #DorsetDining
Congratulations to our lovely Ling for winning Back of House employee of the month across the whole of @stayoriginalcompany 🥳  “Ling has been outstanding through the last month of all sorts of short staffing and has fully mothered the entire team, front and back of house” - General Manager, Kate  #BeMoreLing #KingsArmsDorchester

Success at The Publican Awards!

We’re proud to have won 2 awards in the hospitality trade’s ‘Oscars’. Stay Original Co was presented with the ‘Best Accommodation Operator’ in The Publican awards and also the ‘Best Premium Food Offer’. These two high-profile awards are great news and we thank our dedicated team for all their professionalism and hard work!

COVID-19 Certified

COVID-19 Accreditation

The King’s Arms Covid-19 measures have been audited by the AA and Food Alert and we have plenty of space to welcome you! If you would like to learn more about what we’re doing to operate safely, take a look here.

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