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We are here to help

Due to the design and rich history of the property, we are constricted with regards to structural changes to be totally accessible, however, whether you have mobility, hearing, or visual impairments, we will be able to suggest the best solution to ensure your stay in Dorset is as comfortable as it is luxurious.

Staff are available 24 hours for assistance you may need. 

Accessible routes

  • Public entrance to the accessible guestrooms
  • Public entrance to the registration area
  • Entrance to the meeting room/event space areas
  • Entrances to restaurant, drawing room, bar, and conservatory
  • Public entrance to the spa

Room facilities

Furniture can be removed

Shower chair and a toilet seat riser

Digital alarm clock available with sound and a vibrating pad

Emergency pull cords in bathroom

Induction loop

Magnifying glass

Large button telephone

Additional lighting

Non-allergenic bedding available

Please ensure you request any of the above prior to your arrival

Our accessibility statement

Summer Lodge is committed to its policy that persons with disabilities have a full and equal opportunity to benefit from the goods, services, privileges, advantages, and accommodations offered by the Hotel.

As part of this commitment, we are continually improving our website to make it more accessible. If you encounter any difficulty using our website, have suggestions about improving the usability or accessibility of the website, or would like to know more about the Hotel’s commitment to accessibility, please contact the General Manager by email using the contact information below.

General Managers: Jack Mackenzie and Alex Mackenzie
Email: jmackenzie@rchmail.com / amackenzie@rchmail.com 

Accessible room features

Room 18 in the Coach House.

Accessible guest room and bathroom with mobility features with entry or passage doors that provide 32” of clear width

Accessible Court Yard toilet and access ramp available

Roll in shower

Emergency pull cords in bathroom available both in the toilet in the Court Yard

Low light switches in room

Seat in shower upon request

Magnifying glass upon request

Additional lighting upon request


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Accessible public areas

Accessible public entrance, reception, hotel restaurant, and meeting rooms.

In the case of a fire, the hotel is fully equipped to deal with all mobility, visual, and auditory impairments.

More information

Assistance dogs permitted throughout

Disabled toilets & grab rail locations only room 18 and toilet in Court Yard

Disabled parking arrangements & personal assistance offered