Riverhouse Inn

A Restaurant with Rooms in Upwey, Dorset

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

54 Church Street Upwey Village

Riverhouse Inn, Upwey

You will be booking with:

Check availability for Riverhouse Inn with Laterooms

Accommodation Description:

The Riverhouse Inn is a privately owned, traditionally run Inn at the heart of Hardy Country in DORSET near the famous Jurassic coast and Jubilee Trail Coastal Walk. Compromising an exceptionally popular gastro pub with converted stable accommodation housing three delightful rooms. The Inn is situated, conveniently, in Upwey village between Dorchester and Weymouth, just off the main A354 Dorchester Road with FREE parking available.Idyllically located for exploring Dorset and the historic towns of Dorchester, Sherborne, Shaftesbury and Salisbury.

The stunning coastline known as the Jurassic coast is only a five minute drive away down the country lanes. The Riverhouse Inn is a Telegraph recommended Gastro Pub Restaurant and serves first class food in a friendly informal atmosphere. The chefproprietor who is an award winning chef trained under the world famous Anton Mossimann at the Dorchester Hotel in London.

Serving a varied range of cuisine from Mediterranean to traditional English with both snacks and A La Carte, food is available both during lunchtime and in the evening.The three en-suite bedrooms include colour TV, tea and coffee making facilities and a quiet garden setting, very conducive to a relaxing break! A delicious Continental breakfast is provided to blissfully start your day!

4 star rating

From: £55.00

Average customer rating: customer rating out of 6

Read customer reviews (opens new window)


  • Disabled Facilities
  • Car parking available onsite
  • Restaurant
  • TV
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities in each room
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Disabled Access Public Areas
  • Disabled Access Bedrooms
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Wheelchair Access To Restaurant
  • Wheelchair Access To Bar
  • Wheelchair Access To Disabled Car Parking Spaces
  • Bar

Map is based on address information supplied by the property and should be used only as a guide.

Get Directions on Google maps

View on:
Google maps (area overview)

Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Upwey area.

Nearby Historic Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Maiden Castle - 2.4 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Jordan Hill Roman Temple - 2.5 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

Weymouth SEALIFE Adventure Park - 2.6 miles (Family Attraction) Heritage Rating

Bennetts Water Gardens - 3.2 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Winterborne Came, St Peter's Church - 3.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Whitcombe Church - 3.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Hardy Monument - 3.9 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Keep Military Museum of Devon and Dorset - 4 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Max Gate - 4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Tutankhamun Exhibition - 4 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Other Nearby Accommodation

Full list of hotels in Dorset

+ Heritage Rating + ?

Heritage Rated Restaurant with Rooms Heritage Rating
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low to exceptional) on historic interest

Attraction search

Name the mystery historic attraction
See larger image

This naturalist sailed with Captain Cook 1768-71) and his collections are preserved in the british Museum

13 December, 1577

Francis Drake embarks on round the world voyage

Drake leaves Plymouh harbour aboard the Pelican for a 3 year voyage circumnavigating the globe

This monarch was married (legally) to Caroline of Brunswick and (secretly) to Maria Fitzherbert

Passionate about British Heritage!