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Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was recommended this hotel and when I looked at the website some of the decor did look rather dated. However, we were able to book a one night stay on a Friday which many other hotels would not do so we went ahead and were definitely not disappointed. When you are actually there, the decor is so in keeping with...

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Poole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Summer Lodge was a surprising find. It is well priced compared with other spa hotels which made my expectations lower. The staff are all very helpful and friendly. The building includes some high character bedrooms, a beautiful old lounge and bar. the gardens are spectacular - well looked after and had some colour even in wet november. The village is...

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Dear Lindanaylor, Thank you very much for your kind review. I am delighted to see that you found Summer Lodge a ‘surprise find’, thought the team were very helpful and friendly and that your food experience was excellent. I hope we will get an opportunity to welcome you back to Summer Lodge soon. Sincerely, Severino Hotel Manager

Seaford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful faultless cuisine and superb service. The banana souffle was one of the most gorgeous sweets I have ever indulged in-divine decadence! All the food and drink had an attention to detail that made it well worth the prices.

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Dear Markylala, Thank you very much for your kind review. I have shared your compliments with my team and they are delighted that their hard work has been recognised. I hope you will visit us again soon. Sincerelty, Severino Hotel Manager

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just an overnight stay at this hotel. Cannot sing the praises of this hotel enough, From the moment of our arrival the concierge was there to welcome us. The surroundings, accommodation and staff was superb. The staff were so attentive and all of them served us with a smile. The food at this hotel is outstanding. Will definitely return again...

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Dear Alexia1953 Thank you very much for your lovely comments. The team are delighted to know that you appreciated the service they provided and I am very glad that we were able to play a part in making your husband’s birthday a special one. We look forward to welcoming you back to Summer Lodge for a longer stay soon. Sincerely,...

London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent one night at Summer Lodge as part of a Secret Escapes Deal. Our stay included a superior room with 3 course dinner. Our room was number 26 which was in the annex, a short walk from the main building through a lovely garden. First thing to say is the staff, bar none, were exceptional. Attentive without being overbearing...

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Dear PalinJunior, Thank you very much for your kind review, I am delighted to know how much you have enjoyed your visit. I’m pleased to hear that you found the team helpful, friendly and thoughtful, without being overbearing and I have passed on your lovely comments to them. I am glad you appreciated the facilities of your room, as well...

Waterlooville, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived early the room wasn't ready so we went and used the pool, hot tub and sauna and a member of staff let us know when the room was ready for us to check in. We ordered room service. The choice was not great but after speaking to staff they made us something else which was perfect. The room...

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Dear Paul S, Thank you very much for your kind review. I am glad to see you were able to enjoy our Spa facilities prior to checking into you room and that we were able to provide a ‘perfect’ alternative to the dishes on our room service menu. I’m pleased to learn that you found your room spotlessly clean, the...

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights in a superior king bedroom only to find out I had been allocated a classic double very quickly remedied (moved from room 4 to 5) by a very apologetic receptionist which shows the professionalism of all the staff. rooms are well appointed and luxurious ,food in restaurant is to die for if a little stuffy much...

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Dear michaelangelab, Thank you very much for your kind comments. I am delighted that you have found the team professional and in particular that we were quickly able to remedy the issue with the room initially allocated to you. I’m also glad to know that you thought the food was ‘to die for’, but regret any ‘stuffiness’ you felt, as...

Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I won't overwhelm you with superlatives, but this place is amazing. Well maintained grounds, ultra-clean and comfortable rooms, friendly and efficient (but not over-familiar) staff and a top-class restaurant. Not cheap, but you get what you pay for. Pool and surrounds was clean and pleasant to use. Dogs are restricted to certain rooms, but ours was made very welcome.

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london
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely pampered stay in beautiful location. The hotel was cosy and traditional and the food was truly magnificent. The staff were welcoming and friendly and we had a really lovely relaxing weekend. We are already planning our next visit.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As invited guests we had the most memorable (for all the very best reasons!) dinner here. As mentioned elsewhere the staff are quite outstanding - friendly, knowledgeable and most helpful and attentive. The food was equally outstanding. We had the Portland Crab salad to start and the roast loin of Dorset Lamb to follow. The wine cellar is very extensive....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Restaurant at Summer Lodge
Restaurant at Summer Lodge
Cuisines: French, European, British
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Summer Lodge

Address: 9 Fore Street, Evershot DT2 0JR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Evershot
Price Range: $338 - $767 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Summer Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Summer Hotel Evershot
Summer Hotel Dorchester
Summer Lodge Evershot, Dorset, UK
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“rooms in the old part have the most character”
 of 5 bubbles Lindanaylor, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were in a standard room but I am sure there are higher upgraded rooms available”
 of 5 bubbles Alexia1953, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Nice garden views”
 of 5 bubbles michaelangelab, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid Room No:4”
 of 5 bubbles percyporky, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go for cottage”
 of 5 bubbles A8716DKdavidl, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
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