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Spacious and relaxed hotel in Dorset

A warm welcome awaits at The George Albert Hotel in Dorset. Whether you're staying for a long countryside weekend, a midweek getaway or a business trip, you'll find comfort and relaxation in our well-furnished rooms. 

Set back from the hustle and bustle of Weymouth and a 15 minute drive North from Dorchester town centre, enjoy a South West stay in our independent hotel with easy access to nearby AONBs and popular Dorset attractions. 

From fueling daily adventures to relaxed dinner indulgences, sample fine dining at Kings Restaurant, where you'll find seasonal produce at the heart of every dish.

Then sit back in our cosy lounge with a drink from our well-stocked bar. The Restaurant is open for bookings on Friday and Saturday evenings from 6.30 – 8.00pm. The Bar is also only open Friday & Saturday evenings.

The George Albert caters to all, so no matter if you're stopping over for a one night break, looking for a week's getaway, a venue for your large corporate event or a special venue to host a birthday, our dedicated and friendly team are here to help.

We can't wait to welcome you to one of the best hotels in Dorset. 

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Our meeting rooms offer professional spaces for all your business needs. Impress new clients, hold team meetings or use as a relaxed workspace away from the office. The hotel's flexible spaces mean we're able to accommodate meetings of varied sizes, from large corporate events to smaller training days.

Keep the day rolling with plenty of fresh tea and coffee, and fine dining choices to please both you and your clients. Discover our range of packages and how our attentive team can take care of your next corporate event. 

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For every type of event, our hotel in Dorset can cater to your guest numbers and needs. From smaller gatherings to events of up to 350 people, our flexible room layouts mean our event rooms are the perfect space for your next event.  

Whether you're celebrating a birthday or a social event, we have everything you need to make your event run without a hitch, leaving everyone with great memories. 


Food & Drink

Our Chefs use as many local ingredients as possible and are passionate about providing seasonality, freshness and variety.

The Kings Restaurant is an experience in fine dining. Our attentive waiters and head chef promise you a great meal from a modern British menu.

The Hotel’s lounge is a great place for our guests to relax. With its own licensed bar, you can enjoy hot and cold drinks, as well as alcoholic beverages and snacks throughout the day and evening.

The Restaurant is open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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A great day starts with a great night, and great nights await at George Albert. Whether you're here for a couples getaway, wedding, business or a family break to explore the best of Dorset, our welcoming rooms have everything you need to fully recharge and relax. 

All our rooms include en-suites, a desk with chairs, plenty of wardrobe space, and tea and coffee making facilities. Choose between double, twin, family and accessible rooms.

We're open for B&B stays 7 days a week.



Looking for a spot of pampering before day exploring Dorset? In need of some relaxation after running a corporate event?

Dorset Spa Therapy at George Albert offers a range of tranquil treatments for all, including massages, facials and manicures. Indulge in a scented sauna session or simply relax in the aromatherapy steam room. 

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Allow your dream day to flourish at George Albert. Whether you know exactly what you want, or you're open to ideas, our flexible approach to weddings means your dream day will reflect you entirely.

Our team are dedicated to making your wedding worry-free and will work with you from the time of booking to the big day itself.

Whatever your vision, timescale or budget, allow our large wedding venue in Dorchester to welcome and accommodate your dream day.   

Ready to discover more? Download our wedding brochure or call to book a showround. Come and see why we are the perfect venue for your special day. 

Photo credit to Ed Coleman Photography.


Local Area

The George Albert Hotel in Dorset is the perfect place to unwind and at the same time explore some of the beautiful local areas and fun nearby attractions.

With Dorchester, Portland, Sherborne, Shaftesbury, Weymouth, Salisbury and Poole all an easy drive away, a stay at The George Albert allows you to explore the best of Dorset by day, and fully relax and recharge at night. Afterall, your days can only be as good as your nights.