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This former 16th-century boutique coaching inn is set in the scenic market town of Bridport. The Bull Hotel offers an on-site restaurant, located 2 miles from West Bay, home of the popular British television series, Broadchurch.

Rooms at The Bull Hotel feature a flat-screen TV, 1600 pocket-sprung mattresses, Nespresso machines and Bramley toiletries. Some rooms feature a roll-top bath, four-poster bed or scenic views of Bridport.

Breakfast includes yoghurt, cereals, pastries, home-made bread and fruit, followed by hot options including Eggs Benedict and kippers.

The Bull Hotel is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner every day, with a mix of classic and contemporary British dishes to savour and in the Venner Cocktail Bar you can experience a wide range of cocktails.

The property is well located for walkers, and information on other local attractions can be provided. A great base for exploring the Dorset Jurassic Coast, The Bull Hotel is 20 minutes’ drive from Lyme Regis.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

The Bull Hotel has been welcoming guests since 20 Dec 2012.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room type
1 double bed
1 large double bed
Bedroom 1:
2 single beds
Bedroom 2:
1 large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
1 double bed
2 double beds
1 bunk bed
1 large double bed
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Closest beaches
  • West Bay Beach

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • West Bay East Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1.6 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Can i bring a dog? Small, well behaved.
    Good Afternoon, we only have two rooms at the hotel that accommodate dogs, we do advise you to us at the hotel to ensure that we have these rooms ava..
    Answered on 20 September 2020
  • Is there parking on site
    There is a small car park that is on a first come first served basis.
    Answered on 20 February 2020
  • Hi Is the bed a king bed , in the king room?
    Hello, Yes our Master double king rooms all have a kingsize bed and our deluxe king rooms have super king beds. Kind Regards, Reception
    Answered on 31 August 2022
  • Hi I see you have a only have a family room available for the dates I need - would this be suitable just for my husband and I? Kindest Nicola
    Good Afternoon, yes we have had many couples stay in this room. Kind Regards, Reception
    Answered on 19 September 2021
  • Does the price include Breakfast ?
    Hello, Yes, all of our rates include breakfast.
    Answered on 19 April 2022
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Hotel surroundings *
1 restaurant on site


    Cuisine: British

Facilities of The Bull Hotel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Games room
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
Reception services
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in/check-out
Entertainment and family services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English
  • French

House rules

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15:00 - 21:30


08:00 - 11:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
3 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
£6.50 per child, per night
13+ years
Extra bed upon request
£35 per person, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

FAQs about The Bull Hotel

  • Room options at The Bull Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Single
    • Twin
    • Family

  • The Bull Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • The Bull Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Games room

  • The Bull Hotel is 250 yards from the centre of Bridport.

  • Guests staying at The Bull Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Buffet

  • The prices at The Bull Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at The Bull Hotel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.