Access Statement

We aim to provide a Weymouth Hotel service in our friendly and welcoming 6 bedroom bed and breakfast holiday Guest House. The following statement is a summary. If you have any specific questions please feel free to call us and we will endeavour to help.

Please note Aaran House is our home and guests are permitted to enter solely by prior arrangement. The general public has no rights of entry to our property or any other rights except by our express permission. Guests have the right to reasonable expectation of privacy, as determined by prevailing UK and EU legislation.


ѫ The bus terminus is near the rail station, 400 metres from the Guest House along
mostly level paths with 4 steps up to our front door.
ѫ The Coach Station is 400 metres from us, on the Esplanade
ѫ The rail station is 600 metres away.
ѫ We have a website with photographs of guest rooms, all reached up stairs.

You can contact us via phone or email (details below)
01305 766669

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

ѫ There is paid street car parking on the roads outside, with normal height kerbs
and no gradients. There is a large public car park about 250 yards away behind
the Pavilion

ѫ Assistance with luggage is offered to guests.
ѫ The entrance is accessed along concrete slab paths, where there are
four stone steps up with level wooden flooring into the reception, guest lounge
and guest dining area.
ѫ The buildings are lit externally by floodlights at night.

Main Entrance & Reception

ѫ Entrance is into the guest dining area, lounge and reception.
ѫ Guest check-in is from 1:00 pm and we are usually available at other times
ѫ Guests are escorted to rooms and facilities explained.
ѫ Stairwells are well lit, decorated in light colours and have new fitted carpets.
Guest Areas – General (Internal)

ѫ Guest dining room has a level wooden floor.
ѫ There are fitted carpets to the stairs and all guest rooms.
ѫ The guest rooms are arranged on three upper floors.
ѫ There are two flights of stairs per floor. (The first flights are 9 stairs and 7 stairs).
ѫ Bathrooms/ shower rooms are all tiled.
ѫ The general public is not permitted to enter any part of the guest house without
prior arrangement – therefore your rights to privacy are protected at all times

Guest Areas – WC

Guest bedroom WC’s are en suite. There is a toilet at reception level.
The general public is not permitted to these areas without prior arrangement

Dining Room & Lounge

ѫ Breakfast is served in the breakfast room on the ground floor.
ѫ Furniture arrangement is flexible and can be moved on request.
ѫ Square 4-leg dining tables have leg space of 67cm high.
ѫ The dining chairs (without arms) are fairly light and can be repositioned.
ѫ We do not play background music in any area of the B&B
ѫ Vegetarian meals are provided on request.
ѫ Aaran House bed and breakfast is non-smoking throughout the premises.


ѫ An iron and ironing board are available on request
ѫ There is no laundry service

ѫ All bedrooms are up stairs, with secure lockable doors.
ѫ Televisions all have remote controls. All rooms have flat screen freeview TV’s.
ѫ A bell is provided at reception to call for assistance.
ѫ Carpets are all fitted short pile, with tiled or lino floors in bathrooms/ showers.
ѫ Extra bedside lighting and shaver mirror lights are provided in all rooms.
ѫ Music and films are not presented for guests under the meaning of CDPA 1988

Bathroom, Shower-room & WC [Ensuite ]

ѫ Shower cubicles have a stepover/edge of about 14cm high.
ѫ The bath in room 5 is 47cm high (large corner bath).
ѫ The basins have pedestals and are about 86cm high.
ѫ The toilets (twin lids) are about 46cm high.
ѫ All rooms are bright, well lit and decorated in light colours.
ѫ All rooms have radiators with thermostatic control valves.

Nearby Attractions

ѫ The Beach is reached by crossing the road immediately in front
of the Guest House and descending seven steps from the pavement.
ѫ The Harbourside is reached along level paths and crossing the
road at the rear of the Guest House, over tramway rails, with a
short ramp up to the quayside, alternatively the pavement is at street level.
ѫ The Pavilion Theatre is reached by crossing
the road and car park to the Northeast side of the guest house, along
level paths. They are both less than 100 yards away

Additional Information

Room six has a secure (external lock / internal bolt) external private shower and WC across the landing. All other rooms are en-suite (shower room or bath and WC).

Contact Information

Aaran House
2 The Esplanade
Dorset DT4 8EA

Telephone: 01305 766669

We welcome your feedback to help us continuously improve
If you have any comments please phone 01305 766669
or email

Created on: 21/03/2008
Updated on: 28/08/2009
Updated on: 23/01/2011
Updated on: 12/11/2012
Updated on: 06/02/2014
Updated on: 07/05/2014
Updated on: 23/03/2015 (Condor Ferry closed)

Updated on: 21/01/2016

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