Summer Lodge Country House Hotel

£90 - £210 pp for venue hire
Up to 70
Exclusive Use
Wedding license
Set in the Dorset countryside, this comfortable manor house offers an idyllic and romantic experience.
Features & Capacity
Venue Type
Country House / Manor House
Reception Capacity
# Bedrooms
Late Night Extension Available
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
In-house Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
On-site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
Spa On-site
Ceremony and Reception
Church Within Walking Distance
Dancefloor Available
Sound System Available
Wedding License
Food and Drink
Alcohol License
In-house Catering
In-house Wine List
Pricing & Costs
  • Minimum Price Per Head
  • £90
  • Maximum Price Per Head
  • £210
  • Minimum Number of Guests
  • 2
Perfect for our intimate wedding
Oct 2016
see publication here
We celebrated our wedding at the beautiful Summer Lodge Hotel in Evershot. We chose to have our ceremony in the stunning Dorchester room... 

No detail was too small and nothing was overlooked
Jul 2016
A happy couple
Having been previous hotel guests on several occasions, Summer Lodge Hotel already had a special place in our hearts. So when we became... 

Couldn't have been more impressed
Jun 2016
A happy couple
We had our wedding at the Summer Lodge at the end of June, and we couldn’t have been more pleased with our choice, or more impressed wit... 

Absolutely amazing
May 2016
A happy couple
We had an absolutely amazing tailor made wedding at Summer Lodge. From the first meeting with the wedding coordinator and chef who took... 

Glorious setting
May 2016
A happy couple
So many of our guests say it was the best wedding they have ever attended. Much of this is down to meticulous planning and attention to ... 

An amazing wedding venue
Jun 2016
see publication here
After visiting Summer Lodge on several previous occasions, when we decided to eventually get married, there was only one place! From the... 

Full Description
  • Celebrating your wedding at Summer Lodge is one of the most idyllic and romantic experiences imaginable. This elegant and supremely comfortable country house, surrounded by lush gardens in the heart of the Dorset countryside, makes the perfect setting for a day you’ll remember for a lifetime. Summer Lodge is sufficiently large to rise effortlessly to the grand occasion, yet it has never lost the feel of a welcoming private home – whether you’re planning an impressive event for up to 70 guests, or a more intimate affair for between two and twenty-four, we have a variety of rooms to accommodate everyone in supreme comfort. Equally important, there’s a close knit team of experienced staff with all the skills, talent and enthusiasm required to make every moment utterly magical. Their attention to detail and passion for excellence are sure to exceed your every expectation.
  • Experience
    Public Liability Insurance
Press & Awards
Accreditations / Associations (2)
3-rosette fine dining restaurant
Industry Awards (5)
Five Star Rating By AA 2017
Voted No. 2 in The Top Hotels in the United Kingdom & Ireland By Condé Nast Trav
Awarded the Nuffield Health Excellence in Customer Service By Dorset Business Aw
Voted No. 5 in The 50 Best Hotels in the World By Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ C
Voted No. 1 Hotel in the UK By Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards 2015
Location & Contact Details
  • Directions
    • Address
    • 9 Fore Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 0JR, England
    • Nearest Town
    • Evershot
    • Nearest Train Station
    • Dorchester (South)
    • Nearest Airport
    • Bristol Lulsgate
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