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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The Casterbridge Room, at the Kings Arms, will once again be filled with “the babble of voices, the jingle of glasses, and the drawing of corks” on Friday 7th October 2022 from 7.30pm to 10pm.
Alistair Chisholm, Dorchester’s Town Crier will give a light-hearted potted history of Dorchester and interview Derek Pride, who was born a long time ago in Lower Bockhampton and has lived all his life in the town. Derek will share his memories of growing up in the countryside and refer to the many changes he’s seen in the town during his own lifetime.
The second half of the evening will include a performance by the New Hardy Players to be followed by Tim Laycock and Alastair Simpson sharing some fine Dorset music.
Tickets will cost £15 and profits will be divided equally between Julia’s House and the Dorchester Poverty Action group. 
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Did you know that some of our rooms are pet friendly? 🐶
So feel free to bring your furry friends  to make your stay even more enjoyable! ❤
We'll even give them their own little wooftastic dog boxes full of treats 😍
Book your stay now 😀 
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Come to the @muddydorsetsomerset awards with us…. 👠 
Thank you @muddystilettos for a lovely evening and to @jordanscourtyardsomerset for hosting us in such a lovely venue 🌿🥂🤍
Happy Saturday everyone! We have a few tables left for this evening so give us a call on 01305 238238 to book in 😀
Why not try our special dessert tonight - Honey and saffron poached pear, vanilla mille-feuille and raspberry ripple ice-cream 😍 
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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!

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