Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel - Shaftesbury

ex. BEST WESTERN Royal Chase Hotel

Royal Chase Roundabout, Shaftesbury, United Kingdom, SP7 8DB  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel - Shaftesbury

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Spa and relaxation

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel is a 3-star venue set just 30.1km from Highcliffe Castle, Athelhampton House and Stonehenge. This Georgian building was refurbished in 2004.

Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel has been welcoming guests to its classic rooms since 1753. Guests will get to Warminster in 20 minutes by car.

The hotel is set next to a castle and a monastery.

The city center lies within 1km from the venue. Bournemouth International airport is 35 minutes' drive from the hotel.

Rooms

This traditional property comprises 33 guestrooms with modern facilities. They also have en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, free toiletries and slippers.

Eat & Drink

Guests will taste light cuisine in the magnificent on-site restaurant. The hotel invites guests to the Country bar to relax with a drink.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of GBP 7.50 per person per night.  You can start your day with a full english breakfast, which costs GBP 10.50 per person per night. 

Relax

On-site spa options feature a spa center, a steam room and a solarium.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   33.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Indoor parking
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • VIP security
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel - Shaftesbury Shaftesbury location
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Hotel Address:

Royal Chase Roundabout, Shaftesbury, United Kingdom, SP7 8DB

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City Center
  • Shaftesbury
    1.0km
Airports
Restaurants
  • Royal Chase
    10 m
  • St Catherine's Breakwater cafe (cuisine: Thai, British)
    620 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    33

Rooms and availability

Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel Standard Double Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
Size: 45m2
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These rooms are situated in both the traditional monastery building and the more modern extension. All feature tea and coffee making facilities, a large flat-screen TV, and an en suite bathroom.

Room facilities
    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Triple
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    Family Room
    Bed type: 1 Double and 1 Single bed
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    Room facilities
      Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel Executive Double Room
      Executive Double Room
      Bed type: King Size bed
      Size: 65m2
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel - Shaftesbury Shaftesbury location
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        Hotel Address:

        Royal Chase Roundabout, Shaftesbury, United Kingdom, SP7 8DB

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Shaftesbury
          1.0km
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Royal Chase
          10 m
        • St Catherine's Breakwater cafe (cuisine: Thai, British)
          620 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          33

        Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel Location

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        Tourist attractions

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 900 m

        Places of interest

        • Royal British Legion - 600 m
        • Shaston Social Club - 1.0km

        Museums

        • Shaftesbury Abbey & Museum - 800 m
        • Shaftesbury Town Museum - 800 m

        Local Attractions

        • Larmer Tree Gardens - 8.8km
          Tollard Royal, Salisbury
        • Stourhead House and Garden - 14.7km
          Stourton, Warminster
        • Sturminster Newton Mill - 12.8km
          Just off A357, Sturminster Newton

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Royal Chase - 10 m

          Phone: 0174853355

          66% likes this, based on 45 reviews
          Price Range: GBP 15 - GBP 19

        • Chutneys - 680 m

          Address: 28 Salisbury Street
          Phone: 01747 852585

          80% likes this, based on 75 reviews
          Cuisine: Indian

        • The Mitre - 800 m

          Address: 23 High Street
          Phone: 01747 853002

          53% likes this, based on 44 reviews
          Cuisine: English

        • St Catherine's Breakwater cafe - 620 m

          Address: La Route de St Catherine
          Phone: 1534 851141

          Cuisine: Thai, British

        • Thai Kitchen - 760 m

          Address: Unit 1 Wessex House Wincombe Lane
          Phone: 1747 855 813

          87% likes this, based on 21 reviews
          Cuisine: Thai

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          33
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        Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel

        Average guest rating

        6.8out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 49 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        7.0
        Rooms
        7.0
        Dining
        9.0

        Individual guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          7.0

          The hotel was very conveniently placed, the staff were very friendly and helpful, we did not notice any traffic noise.

          We have visited the hotel in the past, not as staying guests, and we felt that the standard of food was not as high as it had been, the pillows in our room were lumpy and hard, we shall  take our own in future !We would recommend it with caveats.

        • Family with children
          7.4

          pool, great service at the front desk

          not clean enough, older style, older mattrasses, dated furniture, all in all a bit run down

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          Good bar menu and an excellent breakfast.

          Possibly the worst shower I've ever known in a hotel. It let down an otherwise comfortable room.

        • Group of friends
          8.2

          Value for Money

          Needs updating and the pool area needs a refurb

        • Family with children
          5.8

          The main meal was terrible. The floor was noisy and you were awoken when people walked on it.

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          The staff at the Royal Chase were, without exception, helpful, pleasant and friendly

          The shower in our bathroom did not work very well. We reported this to reception and it was looked at - the feedback was to the effect that there had been a problem in an adjacent room, our shower had been adjusted to be the best it could but "a part was needed". Unfortunately this was the last we heard of the matter and we feel that was rather unsatisfactory.

        • Single
          7.8

          Fantastic room

          People smoking outside at night time in the court yard No electricity in the bathroom in the morning

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          very friendly, helpful and pleasant staff; clean hotel; lovely breakfast and a good location - only 10 minutes walk into shaftsbury & easy access to main routes.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          Room was clean. Looked recently decorated with new carpet and floor tiles in bathroom. Bathroom wall tiles not new - black mould around bath.Large room well fitted out but rather soul-less, no pictures and beige wallpaper (even on the door). Double bed a bit small but comfortable, plenty of pillows. Staff very pleasant. Breakfast - good selection although it was set out all the time so if you wanted something which was not as popular, like scrambled eggs, then they had been sitting in the heated tray for a couple of hours.Popular items were replenished without delay. Good size pool but changing room and shower a bit grim.

          Restaurant was available in the evenings but no lighter meals. However there is a fantastic pub on the other side of the road which has a wide range of food and some excellent well priced wines. Steam room still out of action.

        • Family with children
          5.0

          The swimming pool was good, although the steam room was not working when we stayed. The breakfast and evening meal were also good.

          The bed was uncomfortable, the bathroom was not particularly clean and smelt unpleasant. The receptionist was not very welcoming or child-friendly and the price we paid for our three night stay di not represent good value fo money.

        • Single
          6.2

          Found the staff helpful and friendly. Room was comfortable if a little dated in decor.

          What I didn't like was the shower pressure was non-existent and also the walls between rooms extremely thin so if you had noisy neighbours, as did I, then it was hard to sleep..

        • Couple
          8.2

          A very helpful staff; excellent breakfast.......spotless room, however, think it is a bit shabby, and didn't warrant the high tariff......... should be more in the region of £70-85 a night, and not £115....

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Very welcoming staff. Very good location for accessing the local town. A nice, comfortable room with plenty of storage space. Enjoyable breakfasts. A pleasant ambiance throughout the hotel. Generous tea and coffee making facilities and provision.

          No real dislikes

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          Very good staff, nicely presented hotel.

          The central heating system needs sorting, the radiator in the room actual woke me during the night, extremely load vibrations.

        • Single
          8.2

          Friendly staff, a clean comfortable room and an excellent cooked breakfast.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Best Western The Royal Chase Hotel - Shaftesbury Shaftesbury location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Royal Chase Roundabout, Shaftesbury, United Kingdom, SP7 8DB

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Shaftesbury
          1.0km
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Royal Chase
          10 m
        • St Catherine's Breakwater cafe (cuisine: Thai, British)
          620 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          33