The Sydney Arms is near the many activities and attractions in and around the beautiful market town of Dorchester. br / br / Located just off the A35 The Sydney Arms is a 5-minute walk from Dorchester West Rail Station and a 3 minute walk from the heart of Dorchester town. Limited Free parking is available our car park and is on a first come first serve basis. We have a secure unit for cyclists equipment and bikes. br / br / Our newly decorated contemporary rooms have all the comforts you would expect including en-suites with a bath and or power shower premium digital channels and Wi-Fi connections. Our home away from home comforts make for an ideal relaxing break or business trip. A delicious full English Breakfast in the morning will set you up for a day of exploring or a leisurely stroll around our historic town. br / br / Dorchester is steeped in history and culture and boasts great places to visit including Maiden Castle The Keep Military Museum The Roman Townhouse Thomas Hardy s cottage The Tutankhamun Exhibition and the Dinosaur Museum. br / br / One of the best ways to discover the real Dorchester is by following one of the four town trails: br / br / Walk 1: A Roman Town Walk (45-60 minutes) br / br / Walk 2: A Town & River Walk (30-40 minutes) br / br / Walk 3: A Thomas Hardy Walk (75-90 minutes) br / br / Walk 4: A Gallows Walk (45-60 minutes) br / br / br / br / Weymouth is a 15 minute drive away while Poole and Bournemouth can be reached within a 40 minute drive. Explore The Jurassic Coast including Lulworth Cove West Lulworth Durdle Door Lulworth Castle Fossil Forest and Stair Hole.