There a number of different hotels all around Weymouth where you can find comfortable and affordable accommodation throughout the year. Depending on your needs and your budget, you should easily be able to find a hotel that will suite your specific requirements. Some of the hotels you can find will be well known names and chains while others will be small family run businesses. Below we will take a look at some of the accommodation available.
2 Star Hotels
Starting off with a number of 2 Star Hotels, we begin with The Fairhaven Hotel (37 The Esplanade, Weymouth, DT4 8DH) which is located on The Esplanade and overlooks the beautiful beach of Weymouth and the famous Jurassic coast.
The hotel is a building from the Victorian era and centrally located, making it a good choice for those who wish to have easy access to everything in the town. The Weymouth Sea Life Tower is just a 5 minute walk away, while the train station can be reached in just under 10 minutes by foot.
The Fairhaven Hotel is a large property with over 80 rooms available including single, double, twin and the four bedroom apartment which is ideal for those who are travelling in a fair sized group. The rooms have an en-suite bathroom, TV, tea-coffee making facilities and a number of them have sea views.
Guests can enjoy a full English breakfast in the diving room each morning, while evening meals can also be arranged for an additional cost. The lounge bar of the hotel is a great place to simply unwind and take a seat and enjoy the sea views. There is also a seasonally operated ballroom where you can enjoy live entertainment.
Another popular choice is The Crown Hotel (51-53 St Thomas Street, Weymouth, DT4 8EQ) which is a traditional hotel located just a short walk from the main pavillion of the town and just a minute away from the harbour.
Location wise – this hotel is perfect, and means that you can easily enjoy and explore Weymouth on foot as everything is very close by. The sandy beach is a 5 minute walk from the property, as is the ferry port where you can catch a ferry to the Channel islands.
The Crown Hotel is another large property and has over 80 rooms including single, double and twin rooms. They are all comfortable and traditionally furnished and have a TV and tea and coffee making facilities. In the en-suite bathrooms guests will also find a hairdryer. There is free WiFi available throughout the property.
You can enjoy a drink or meal at The Vaults Bar and Restaurant where you can have a lunchtime meal. The restaurant has a nice grilled meat selection and can also provide light snacks should you wish. In the lounge area of the hotel you can enjoy live entertainment that takes place during the high season. Parking is available at the hotel if you are visiting with your own car, though spaces are limited, so it’s best to book a parking space in advance before arriving.
One more 2 star accommodation is the Hotel Central (17-19 Maiden Street, Weymouth, DT4 8BB) which is located just 900 meters from the Weymouth harbour and 300 meters from the marina.
It is centrally located as the name suggests and is a good base for seeing and exploring the town. If you are looking for a cheap and cheerful place to stay in Weymouth then this is the ideal hotel for you.
The 28 rooms are nicely decorated and furnished, and you can choose between double or twin rooms. The rooms have a TV and a kettle so you can make yourself a cup of tea or coffee in the mornings. Each room has a nice sized private bathroom. The hotel has three rooms available that are specifically with mobility issues and which can easily accommodate wheelchairs.
The dining room is located on the ground floor and the hotel offers a very varied menu. On the first floor is a fully licensed lounge and bar where you can enjoy a drink and during the high season, there is live entertainment provided for guests.
These three 2 star hotels are a good choice for those who might be visiting Weymouth on a budget or are just looking for simple accommodation. They are centrally located making it very easy to explore the area and enjoy the beach, local sights and other places of interest.
3 Star Hotels
The first 3 Star hotel we will look at is the Hotel Rex (29 The Esplanade, Weymouth, DT4 8DN) situated on the Esplanade that overlooks the beautiful golden sandy beach and the famous Jurassic coastline.
Originally the hotel was built for the Duke of Clarence, and was used as his summer residence when King George III held the Royal Court in Weymouth. The hotel has a very grand and splendid appearance, and has retained much of it’s original charm.
The hotel located centrally and is a great base from which visitors can explore the town, beach and sights and attractions. The ferry terminal for the Channel islands is just a few minutes walk away, as is the famous Pavilion Theatre.
The Rex Hotel has over 30 rooms all of which are very nicely furnished and decorated and offer very comfortable accommodation. You can find single, double and twin rooms with some of them having sea views. If you are looking for a touch of luxury for your holidays, then consider upgrading to the Four Poster Suite which has some amazing sea views and also a marble bathroom with Jacuzzi. All of the rooms at the hotel have en-suite bathroom, TV, tea and coffee making facilities.
At the lounge bar you can enjoy a drink including an excellent selection of international wines and various other spirits and beverages. The restaurant offers a great selection of tasty food and freshly prepared meals, many of which are made with local produce.
The Rex Hotel is always a popular choice for accommodation in Weymouth, and if you are looking for a traditional hotel with lots of facilities and comfortable rooms, then this is one that you should take a closer look at.
Another popular selection is the Mon Ami Hotel (143/145 The Esplanade, Weymouth, DT4 7NN) located just 5 minutes from the town centre. The hotel has a great location on the Esplande and is right next to the soft sandy beach.
The large Georgian building is very impressive and the hotel has over 40 rooms available including single, double, twin and family rooms. A number of the rooms are available with a sea view.
All of the rooms are en-suite and are nicely decorated, with each of them having a TV and tea and coffee making facilities. WiFi is available in all rooms and public areas of the hotel.
Guest can enjoy a full cooked breakfast each morning in the dining room which is located on the ground floor. There is also a nice lounge area where guests can take a seat and relax or watch the TV.
At the rear of the hotel is the car park where guests are able to safely park their vehicles for the duration of their stay free of charge. If you are travelling by train to Weymouth then the train station is just a 10 minute away.
If you are looking for a hotel that offers a wide range of guest facilities in addition to comfortable accommodation then you should take a look at Hotel Rembrandt (12-18 Dorchester Road, Weymouth, DT4 7JU) which is operated by the Best Western chain of hotels.
The hotel is just over half a mile away from the town centre and the famous sandy beach, and features a modern leisure club and also a traditional restaurant.
There are over 70 different rooms available including single, double, twin, triple and family rooms. There is also an Executive King Room is you are looking for a little more luxury for your stay.
All of the rooms are very bright and spacious and nicely decorated and furnished, creating a very relaxing setting. All rooms have a flat screen satellite TV, tes and coffee making facilities and also a work desk in case you need to get a little work done during your stay.
The leisure club of the hotel has a large indoor swimming pool and fitness centre. Guests are welcome to use all of the facilities including the spa bath, steam room, sauna and also indulge in the beauty treatments available at the salon.
At the Gallery Restaurant you can find a great selection of international cuisine and full English breakfasts. The bar serves a range of coffees as well as a choice of real ales. You’ll also find a small pool side snack bar serving refreshments and light snacks.
The hotel is very popular with those who are travelling with young children, as well as those who simply want to spend a little time away from home and enjoy the many great facilities that are available.
Finally there is the Premier Inn Weymouth Seafront Hotel (Lodmoor Country Park, Preston Beach Road, Green Hill, Weymouth, DT4 7SX) which is located close to the Weymouth Sealife Park in the northern part of the town.
The hotel provides a choice of comfortable rooms including single, double, twin and various family size rooms. There are also rooms available with disability access. All of the rooms are nicely decorated and have en-suite bathroom, TV and a kettle for making tea or coffee.
In the morning you can enjoy an “all you can eat” full English breakfast. There is also the continental option available for those who prefer a lighter breakfast to start the day with.
The main centre of the town and the railway start are just about half a mile away from the hotel, so you can easily venture out on foot and enjoy the delights of Weymouth. There is a local beach close to the hotel which is just a few minutes away by foot.
The Premier Inn is a popular choice for visitors who are looking for a comfortable and basic place to stay. You won’t find too many thrills, but you will find a good place to sleep and a base from which you can explore the beautiful Weymouth countryside.
The four 3 Star hotels above are a good choice when it comes to finding comfortable and quality lodging in Weymouth. You should easily be able to find the type of accommodation that you are looking for depending on your preferences.
4 Star Hotels
For accommodation in Weymouth with a real touch of luxury and quality you will need to check out Moonfleet Manor (Fleet, Weymouth, DT3 4ED), a beautiful Georgian Manor Hotel that overlooks the Fleet Lagoon and Chisel beach.
The village of fleet where the manor hotel is situated is a very popular destination in Dorset and is located to the west of Weymouth in a World Heritage Site. The historic building perfectly blends with the amazing natural landscape and scenery, and provides a great choice of comfortable accommodation throughout the year.
At the hotel you can choose from standard, luxury or family double rooms, in addition to the deluxe family room that is available and which is the best choice for those travelling in a small group with young children. All of the rooms are beautifully decorated and furnished, and you will find them extremely comfortable and cosy.
You’ll also find a great range of facilities at the hotel that you can enjoy such as the swimming pool, the Verandah which is the kids activity centre, tennis courts and much more. The location of the hotel makes it a wonderful place to head out and to enjoy a walk around the area soaking up the immensely beautiful vistas and scenery you will find all around.
At the restaurant you can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner and indulge in a wonderful menu that has a huge variety of cuisine available. Only the highest quality of ingredients are used for the restaurant and a great emphasis is placed on using local produce such as Portland crabs and a choice of fine ales from the West Dorset Brewing Company.
The Moonfleet Manor is the ideal choice if you are looking to enjoy Weymouth and Dorset and let yourself be pampered for a few days. The quality of the service, accommodation and facilities is of the highest standard, and you will easily be able to see why many guests find themselves returning back time and time again.
Whether you are looking for a cheap place to stay when visiting Weymouth or are looking for a very luxurious and top quality hotel, you should pretty much be able to find something to suit your requirements. There are a large number of hotels operating in Weymouth and the surrounding areas, so with a little looking, you can find a great hotel to stay in at the budget you can afford.