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Grand Hotel Swanage

Burlington Road, Swanage BH19 1LU, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

We stayed here for 2 nights 26th- 27th March. We had a seafront room, with one of the best views we have ever experienced from a hotel room, with a fantastic view of the beach, and Swanage. The room was spotless, comfy bed pillows etc, flat screen tv. We used the pool and jacuzzi, very nice. All the staff were... More 

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

We stay in lots of hotels in the UK and overseas. This one has something very special about it. The views and hotel position are simply amazing. The staff are all friendly and warming. It has a lovely oldie world feel to it, with high ceilings, very large timber staircase, excellent heating stuning views in the dining room and conservatory.... More 

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Sussex
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

We received a very warm welcome from the receptionist on arrival and this was continued throughout our whole stay by the lovely team at The Grand. Nothing was too much trouble and they really took the time to chat and make you feel welcome. The views from the hotel are stunning - sitting in the conservatory on either a beautiful... More 

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Derby
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

A friend and I booked a two night stay in this hotel with KGB Deals, so we could go horse riding at nearby Studland Stables. We were a little apprehensive as some earlier reviews were not good, but could not fault the place. The staff were very friendly and helpful, the decor and cleanliness good and the food was excellent.... More 

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Reading
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

A lovely, traditional, characterful seaside hotel, with fabulous views, good amenities and very friendly efficient service.

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Gerrards Cross
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

What a fabulous position overlooking Swanage Bay, The Grand Hotel did not disappoint! My husband and I had a lovely stay and from the moment we arrived we felt welcomed by the staff. Although we could only book a seaview room at the time it was worth the extra cost to wake up every morning to that view; the large... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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73 hotel reviews
359 helpful votes 359 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

Just got back from three days at the Grand. We stayed in room 107 which was at the back of the hotel, on the first floor. The hotel is set on a cliff about 30 feet above the beech and sea, and when we first opened the door to our room the view was unbelievable. The sun shone in from... More 

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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

Stayed as part of a large group so booking was handled by someone else. Team were helpful on arrival. Our room was on the third floor and having asked for quiet room found ourselves right behind the lift which did make some noise. However most people weren't up too late or rising early so the impact was minimised. I travel... More 

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Slough, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

Three generations of our family spent Easter at this hotel, and it was fabulous for all of us. The younger ones went out during the day but my Mum stayed in the conservatory and was well looked after by the staff there (especially Irene and Carlos). Some of the rooms are a little tired, but for such a fantastic location... More 

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Brockenhurst
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

Average hotel, dull room, useles shower. Good comfortable public rooms with great views. Superb location at edge of sea, therefore it was unacceoptable that the only fish on the dinner menu was fishcakes!

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