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

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

Parking on request

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Located in the center of Shaftesbury, the 3-star Best Western Royal Chase Hotel offers modern rooms. This comfortable hotel dates from 1753 and was refurbished in 2004.

It is located 60 minutes' drive from Tower Park, Guildhall Salisbury and BMI The Harbour Hospital. The property is set a 10-minute stroll from Shaftesbury center.

Best Western Royal Chase Hotel can be reached in 35 minutes by car from Bournemouth International airport.

Rooms

Best Western Royal Chase Hotel offers 33 rooms fitted with multi-channel television, Wi-Fi, high-speed internet, a storage space and a work desk for a comfortable stay in Shaftesbury. They have carpet floor and luxury furniture.

Eat & Drink

The traditional restaurant provides creative meals. Guests are welcome to the Country bar to relax with a drink. Located in a historic area, Royal Chase and Chutneys serve a wide range of meals.

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. 

Services

The facilities as an elevator, free parking and a storage room are offered for guests.

Relax

Best Western Royal Chase Hotel provides meals and board games for children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   33.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Parking on request
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • VIP security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Board games
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby
  • Sauna
  • Library

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

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
    1.0 km
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

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Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed
Size: 40 m²
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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1 Double Bed( Standard Room, Free High Speed Internet, Comfort, Non-Smoking)

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    King Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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    TRIPLE STANDARD

    Family Room
    Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed
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    Non-Smoking Family Room with One Double Bed and One Twin Bed

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      Superior King Room
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 65 m²
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      1 King Bed( Superior Room, Free High Speed Internet, Extras, Music Device, Non-Smoking)

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        Executive Double Room
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 65 m²
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        1 King Bed( Executive, Free High Speed Internet, Spacious, Music Device, Non-Smoking)

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        Executive King Room
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 65 m²
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        1 King Bed( Executive, Free High Speed Internet, Spacious, Music Device, Non-Smoking)

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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
            1.0 km
          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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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Gold Hill - 900 m

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 900 m

          Places of interest

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

          Museums

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

          Local attractions

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

          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
            1.0 km
          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