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2 Weymouth Avenue, DT1 1QS Dorchester Show map
Originally built in 1881, Beggar’s Knap Guest House offers 4-star accommodation in the centre of historic Dorchester. It is just 3 miles from Hardy’s Cottage, the birthplace of Thomas Hardy.
The rooms at Beggar’s Knap have carpeted floors, with flat-screen TVs and hospitality trays. Free Wi-Fi is available, and guests can make use of free private parking on site.
A full English breakfast is served in the morning, and there is also a continental menu available. The building is non-smoking throughout.
Dorchester West Rail Station is a 5-minute walk from Beggar’s Knap. The shops and amenities of central Dorchester are just a few minutes’ walk away.
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Facilities of Beggar's Knap
- WiFi Available in All Areas
- Non-smoking Rooms
- All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
Policies of Beggar's Knap
These are general hotel policies for Beggar's Knap. As they may vary per room type, please also check the room conditions.
13:00 - 22:00 hours
06:00 - 11:00 hours
Children and Extra Beds
Children older than 5 years are welcome.
All children or adults are charged GBP 30 per person per night for extra beds.
The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1.
There is no capacity for cribs in the room.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed.
Accepted credit cards
- No credit cards accepted, only cash
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorize credit cards prior to arrival.
As there is no 24-hour reception, guests are required to contact the hotel on day of arrival to inform of their estimated time of arrival.
Guests are requested to inform the property of their expected arrival time. This can be noted in the Special Request box when booking.
Payments by can be made by electronic transfer, BACS, cash or cheque.
Personal or business cheques are acceptable. Company bookings can be invoiced by prior arrangement.
Access to car park is via Great Western Road.