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Dower House Hotel

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel used to be part of an old boarding school. The rooms are of different sizes and each room is uniquely decorated. The service is warm and personable. The proprietor was kind enough to show us round a few other unoccupied rooms - all of which were very well decorated. It's in the middle of the countryside, and there's...

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Torquay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we spent a splendid new years at the dower house. the staff were extremely friendly. this really is a family run hotel! great selection of gins behind the bar. warm, snug, and doggy friendly. a delightful place.

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Thank Flowerytwats
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Dower house is a wonderful place to stay just outside Lyme. The building, rooms and garden are beautiful. The owners make you feel like part of the family with excellent and extremely friendly service. Will definitely book again and can highly recommend.

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Thank Lisa S
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We chose this hotel as it is near River Cottage HQ where we were dining on our first evening in the area. It is a lovely house, quiet, and surrounded by fields. The rooms are tastefully furnished, the proprietors are friendly and helpful too - it is worth getting them to book taxis as they know the local cabbies. Breakfast...

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Devizes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed at this gem of a hotel for just one night in November this year and immediate wished we were staying longer. We could not have asked for a warmer welcome from our hosts, Neil and Rosemarie(and their fabulous great dane puppy) and were made to feel at home immediately. Neil also sorted us out with...

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1Thank Jim R
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this lovely house and highly recommend it. Neil and Rosemarie are the perfect hosts. The breakfasts were delicious and the dining room very attractive. Great location and excellent restaurants within easy reach.

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Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Just got back from a lovely stay at the Dower House Hotel. We stayed in the Cobb suite - a charming annex that was great for us as we had a little 17 month old with us. Oh... and it had three greatest radiators I've ever seen! Overall a great hotel, really well looked after by the very helpful team,...

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Thank Simon C
Lymington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This was a revisit for my husband as he stayed here as a schoolboy when it was the headmaster's house for All Hallows' School. Naturally a huge change! Neil and Rosemarie were superb hosts firstly and brought an air of comfort and relaxation. Breakfasts were lovely. We had an excellent dinner the second evening. We stayed in the Cobb Suite,...

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Thank Ann D
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We wish we could have stayed longer! From the very warm welcome, a fantastic room (with 4 poster bed) through to the delicious breakfast everything was perfect. The location between Lyme Regis and Sidmouth is good too.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Our first visit to the Dower House won't be our last. A lovely warm welcome from Neil and Rosemary who go the extra mile to ensure their guests have a memorable stay. The facilities are excellent, offering stylish comfort in a relaxing atmosphere. Thanks Neil, Rosemary, Emily and the team at Dower House for a lovely weekend.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Dower House Hotel

Address: Rousdon, Lyme Regis DT7 3RB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Lyme Regis > Rousdon
Price Range: RM653 - RM944 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“You can take dogs, so if you don't have one, ask for a pet-free room.”
 of 5 bubbles A5718EWlisas, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“They all seem to be first rate”
 of 5 bubbles SteveCullen84, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Only have knowledge of Cobb Suite”
 of 5 bubbles 435annd, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rear of the hotel best away from road noise”
 of 5 bubbles ozzieStafford, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If taking more than one dog choose a suite”
 of 5 bubbles U8700MQmary, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
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