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The Casterbridge

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All reviewshigh streeteast streetone nighthusband and wife teama lovely guest houseopen windowslovely roomfour poster bedbreakfast was excellentcomfortable bedbreakfast cooked to ordervery clean hotelhotel catgeorgian townhousehomemade marmaladestayed here for two nightsshort break
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Reviewed yesterday

Historical building conveniently located near the centre of Dorchester with great hospitality from the caring owners. We were given a warm welcome and well looked after throughout our four night stay. Ideal base for visiting the Thomas Hardy properties and walking the Thomas Hardy trails....More

Thank Gordon J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've never written a review but our visit to this accommodation deserves one. The guest house is very traditional with the bedrooms and public areas as you would expect from a house of this period. Our bedroom was large and roomy and very comfortable. All...More

Thank dalcumly
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Booked for a short break in Dorchester. Lovely room fronting the High Street, but remarkably little traffic noise. Room was spotlessly clean and has a comfortable four poster with two arm-chairs. Water and tea provided as well as parking a couple of minutes walk away....More

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Response from Melvin C, Owner at The CasterbridgeResponded 15 May 2018

On behalf of the casterbridge i would like to thank you very much for your lovely comments! We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and found all that you need. Hope to see you again in the near future Kind regards

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely stay in this beautiful hotel! We even had a four poster bed! Fantastic! The only downside was we couldn’t get out of bed because is was sooooo comfortable and we missed the breakfast! So good reason to re visit! And we...More

1  Thank Joyfulx
Response from Melvin C, Owner at The CasterbridgeResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your kind review. Very pleased you liked the bed..hopefully on your next trip we will see you for breakfast. Kind regads

Reviewed 29 April 2018

We stayed for one night in April and would certainly stay again. The welcome was friendly, the room clean, cosy and comfortable (four poster bed) and even though on the main drag through town, very quiet at night. Great breakfast too and good value.

1  Thank MichaelEdinburgh
Response from Melvin C, Owner at The CasterbridgeResponded 15 May 2018

thank you for your kind words. We do hope you will re visit us in the near future kind regards

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24 December 2017|
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Response from Melvin C | Property representative |
hI Sorry for slow reply. We however do not have a family room. Are rooms are twin or double. Thanks for enquiry Regards Melvin
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Snowdrops11
23 November 2017|
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Hi We do not serve evening meals. We did for a two year period a couple of years ago have a former "Master chef" winner here, but no longer. Plenty of options nearby. Kind regards Monica
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15 June 2016|
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Hi No I afraid we do not have a disabled toilet.
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"Rooms at rear of building likely to be quieter than front rooms."
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"Rooms facing the street may be slightly noisier if your window is open."
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"Rooms facing street are noisy if window is open. The four poster bed in one of the rooms is a double and not..."
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"We were in Room 4 and it was quiet and beautifully decorated."
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