Summer Lodge Country House Hotel

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
9 Forestreet, Evershot, Dorchester, DT2 0JR, United Kingdom
4.9 out of 5 rating 59 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.9

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Summer Lodge Country House Hotel in Dorchester, you'll be in the historical district and 13 minutes by car from Mapperton Gardens. This 5-star hotel is 19.3 mi (31 km) from Chesil Beach and 8.7 mi (14 km) from Cerne Abbas Giant.


Make yourself at home in one of the 24 air-conditioned rooms featuring DVD players and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and an outdoor tennis court. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.


Satisfy your appetite for lunch or dinner at the hotel's restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary English breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. Planning an event in Dorchester? This hotel has facilities measuring 291 square feet (27 square meters), including a meeting room. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mapperton Gardens - 10.4 km / 6.5 mi
Cerne Abbas Giant - 14 km / 8.7 mi
Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre - 14.5 km / 9 mi
Mangerton Mill - 17.4 km / 10.8 mi
Badger Watch Dorset - 18.6 km / 11.6 mi
Sherborne Museum - 18.9 km / 11.7 mi
Sherborne Castle - 19.2 km / 11.9 mi
Sherborne Old Castle - 19.4 km / 12.1 mi
Roman Town House - 20.1 km / 12.5 mi
The Keep Military Museum - 20.6 km / 12.8 mi
Tutankhamun: The Exhibition - 20.6 km / 12.8 mi
Borough Gardens - 20.7 km / 12.9 mi
Dinosaur Museum - 21 km / 13.1 mi
Dorset Teddy Bear Museum - 21.1 km / 13.1 mi
Terracotta Warriors Museum - 21.1 km / 13.1 mi

The preferred airport for Summer Lodge Country House Hotel is Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.) - 83.3 km / 51.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Reservations are required for spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Guests under 16 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

  • This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: GBP 20 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Indoor pool
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Spa tub
  • -Concierge services
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -One meeting room
  • -Terrace
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Swimming pool
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Outdoor tennis court
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 291
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 27
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Sauna
  • -Garden