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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   48 Park Road, Swanage BH19 2AE, England
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The Limes
Ranked #12 of 55 Swanage B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a find! My 40th birthday was made extra special with our mini break at The Limes......wine & chocs when we arrived, lovely room with a sea view, rendition of happy birthday & a candle in my scrambled egg on toast on the morning of my birthday! Loved everything about this place......comfy bed, fabulous breakfast, super soft towels, fantastic shower,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just had 3 enjoyable days at The Limes with our dog. Both Lyn and Declan were very welcoming and made us all feel right at home. Great idea to have a separate area for folks with dogs to eat breakfast away from the other guests. Breakfast was excellent and so was the cosy bar! Thank you for looking after us.

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Steyning, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent B&B - othe wners very welcoming, our room was to a high standard and very clean. Breakfast was super - enough to keep you going all day. Excellent public facilities. Would recommend and stay again in the future.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We've just returned from a very enjoyable bank holiday weekend in Swanage staying at the limes. Very well run establishment. Excellent breakfast served early to fit in with our diving. We had a room overlooking the garden. Not huge but adequate with en suite again adequate. Very clean throughout. We would return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just back from a lovely long weekend in Swanage, with the family. This was our second stay at The Limes and won't be our last. The Limes is an excellent place to stay, conveniently located a small stride from the beach and town. The owners run a tight ship and that is reflected in the cleanliness of the rooms and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastically run place. The owners work hard to go the extra mile for their guests. We felt really at home here. Although it is a well kitted out place to bring dogs, the place doesn't smell at all doggy and the rooms are spotless. Loved all the little details... tea and biscuits, fresh milk available all day, little easter eggs... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just got back after a fantastic week at the Limes with my family group of 15! We have been coming to Swanage for our family holiday for years and The Limes was the best yet.We loved the space downstairs for the children to play pool and the lovely little bar we met in every night before going out.The breakfast were... More

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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Limes - great accommodation, excellent service, generous breakfast and a very warm welcome from our hosts. I have no hesitation in recommending The Limes to others.

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My friend Celia and I happened upon this place by accident and how lucky we were! My mother had just died so we decided to get away for a few days and when the B&B we had booked let us down, we managed to get a couple of nights at this dog friendly hotel in Swanage. Lyn was delightful; she... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I stayed at the Limes hotel Swanage, on a coach trip with a school, they stayed at the youth hostel, from the 9 to the 11 July, it was one of the most friendly and well organised, as well as a very nice hotel I have stayed in for a long time, Lynn the proprietor has such a pleasant and... More

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Address: 48 Park Road, Swanage BH19 2AE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Swanage
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Limes 4*
Also Known As:
The Limes Swanage, Dorset

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The Limes is a friendly, informal twelve-bedroom guesthouse a few minutes walk (up a fairly steep hill) from the beach, town and coastal walks. All rooms (except a couple of singles) are en-suite and some have sea views. There is a cosy licensed bar and a private car park. We welcome families, groups and pets. ... more   less 
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