Summer Lodge Country House Hotel

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Lobby sitting area
Indoor pool, pool loungers
Indoor spa tub
Terrace/patio
Egyptian cotton sheets, hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk

Overview of Summer Lodge Country House Hotel

Summer Lodge Country House Hotel

5.0 star property

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Map
9 Forestreet, Evershot, Dorchester, England, DT2 0JR

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMapperton Gardens13 min drive
  • Popular LocationCerne Abbas Giant21 min drive
  • Popular LocationMangerton Mill27 min drive
  • AirportYeovilton (YEO-Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton)30 min drive

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About this area

Dorchester

Located in Dorchester, Summer Lodge Country House Hotel is in the historical district and near a train station. Bridport and West Dorset Golf Club and South West Coast Path Section 48 Trailhead are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Chesil Beach and Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Mapperton Gardens and Badger Watch Dorset are also worth visiting. Break out the clubs and hit the links on a nearby golf course, or seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Mapperton Gardens - 13 min drive
  • Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre - 16 min drive
  • Cerne Abbas Giant - 21 min drive
  • Badger Watch Dorset - 21 min drive
  • Mangerton Mill - 27 min drive

Getting around

  • Chetnole Station - 9 min drive
  • Bristol International Airport (BRS) - 67 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Sheaf of Arrows - 6 min drive
  • Hamish's Farm Shop & Cafe - 9 min drive
  • The Fox Inn - 10 min drive
  • Greyhound - 10 min drive
  • Le Petit Canard - 10 min drive

About this property

Summer Lodge Country House Hotel

Luxury hotel with full-service spa and fitness centre
A full-service spa, an indoor pool and a restaurant are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a fitness centre, a bar/lounge and a sauna are on-site. All 24 rooms offer free WiFi, room service and LCD TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include DVD players, Egyptian cotton sheets and electric kettles.
Summer Lodge Country House Hotel offers 24 accommodations with DVD players and a safe. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium digital channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Dorchester hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and an iron/ironing board. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the on-site spa, which has 2 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages and facials. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Free bike hire
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Private picnics
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • DVD player
  • Indoor pool

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tennis lessons
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Russian

Business services

  • Conference space (291 square feet)
  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Couples dining
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • TV/satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 10 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 20 per pet, per night
Welcoming dogs only
2 per room
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Pet fee: GBP 20 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher

We should mention

Reservations are required for spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

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Overall score and ratings

4.9

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 74 out of 81 reviews
5 - Excellent 91%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 81 reviews
4 - Good 7%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 81 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 81 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 81 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.9/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.1/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Weekend break
Lovely location. Nice hotel with comfortable rooms. Food and service outstanding.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Really nice place to stay we really enjoyed our selfs. Everything is expensive but these types of hotels are a treat for us and I found it worth the extra !, By far one of out good 3 hotels to stay at.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Weekend Break in October
Lovely weekend break - friendly attentive staff, great food, good wine and a nice room in one of the edge of site cottages complete with a working fireplace and a huge copper tub in the bathroom. Made good use of the spa facilities. I am sure we will stay here again.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021