Accessibility Guide

7 Dorchester Rd





Travel by public transport

You can get to St Johns Guest House by bus, train and car. And of course walking along the beautiful Jurassic Coast.

There are bus stops on Dorchester Road which take you to the town, Dorchester, Lyme Regis and Portland.

The nearest train station is Weymouth and is 0.4 miles from St Johns Guest House.


Travel by taxi

You can get a taxi with Weyline by calling 01305 777777. The taxi company has a wheelchair accessible vehicle.



We have a car park. The parking is approximately 150m from the main entrance in Grange Road. Parking is free but subject to availability. There is also free parking at the front of the house as available. There is a drop-off point at the main entrance. From the parking to the main entrance, the path is sloped.


Main Entrance

The main entrance has 4 steps with handrail into the house. There is no ramp and no lift. The front door opens with a key. There is a toilet for guests and visitors in the front entrance.


Getting around inside

There is no formal reception. The dining room is on the ground floor just 2 steps from the main door. There is background music in the dining room. We cater for sugar free (diabetic), vegetarian, gluten free (coeliacs), lactose free (dairy free) and vegan specific diets.



All bedrooms have windows

Bedrooms have ceiling lights and bedside lamps. Lights are LED

TVs have subtitles

All bedrooms are non-smoking

We have non-allergic bedding

All bedrooms have fitted carpets

Cleaning product information is available on request

Two bedrooms are on the ground floor

All bedrooms are en-suite

We have bathrooms with a separate shower


Guest care support

Staff are available 24 hours a day. We can provide assistance with stairs and also storing wheelchairs and medical equipment as needed.