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The West Bay Hotel

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Public House overlooking the beach at West Bay, we also have a restaurant specialising in Seafood and locally sourced produce. There are four recently refurbished bed and breakfast rooms with views to the beach and cliffs.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Family
Bay View
Location
Full view
76Somewhat walkable
Grade: 76 out of 100
35Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
4Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Reviews (325)
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All reviews scallops west bay the pub free car park surf and turf fish dishes ate here pudding belly pork cooked to perfection palmers beer specials board sunday roast lovely atmosphere plaice booked a table lovely room
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an evening meal at the West Bay. We had been there regularly to eat in the past but had stopped going as quality had decreased significantly over the previous year. We saw that there was new management and wanted to try it again....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank r0man53
Response from lisa r, Owner at The West Bay HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your feedback. As we have recently taken over, its great to hear we are getting things right. We love the West Bay and are working hard to ensure it becomes a firm favourite in Dorset,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and drinks in the west bay. Outstanding quality by all new members on board. I would recommend every single dish on their menu as it’s prepared fresh daily and cooked to order. New front of house staff are making statement when it comes...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank khiener
Response from lisa r, Owner at The West Bay HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback and for providing some great photos of your exeperience at the West Bay. As new owners it is encouraging to see our team are providing great food and service. We are striving to put the West Bay firmly on the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a midweek evening meal, wonderful food, I had fish stew my husband had duck for main course, both prepared and presented well,delicious! Would thoughly recommend this restaurant, good wine list. Not expensive for this quality of food.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Surrey666
Response from lisa r, Owner at The West Bay HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments. This is a new venture for us and our new kitchen team are working hard to give the West Bay the menu its deserves. I hope you will visit again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An evening meal with a group of friends. A warm, clean and friendly environment where Lisa, Ellie and Paige looked after us all evening in an excellent way. Great menu choices enhanhanced by the additional items on the specials board. A wide selection of beers,...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Butterworth52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the squid to start with mussles in cider as main. Meal was delicious and the server quick and friendly. We were only down for the weekend but will definitely eat there again next time we are in West bay. Recommended.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank SRJM_CJM
Response from lisa r, Owner at The West Bay HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments here. As new owners it is encouraging to see our food and service are hitting the mark. I look forward to welcoming you again when you next visit West Bay.

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kerryann32
15 December 2017|
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Response from lucilastic | Reviewed this property |
You would need to contact the hotel. This is a public forum.
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crowsnc
20 August 2017|
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Response from PerfectFootprint | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed your question. Yes we had a key for the side door if needed to get in late at night.
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helen c
27 June 2016|
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Response from samuelgood | Property representative |
Yes of course, we accept dogs in our bar area.
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Room Tips
"Room 1 faces the road & beach. Large bedroom and large bathroom with shower but no bath"
309Chris
22 Sep 2018
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"Ask for room with sea view"
jackiem75
13 Feb 2018
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"We had room Number 1 and was just as described"
M9968VPpeterr
12 Feb 2018
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"Front of the house for a view of the beach"
376boba
7 Feb 2018
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