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The Swanage Haven

5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   3 Victoria Road, Swanage BH19 1LY, England
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Ranked #3 of 55 Swanage B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Maria H Wokingham, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    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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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Wow what a lovely relaxing place to stay!!! Comfortable beds, lovely hosts and great food. The hot tub is an added bonus too. Only a 10 minute stroll from the lovely beach front of swanage; we'll definitely be back xxx

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Shepperton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The best bed and breakfast we have ever stayed in! Perfect in every way could not fault this place Dianne and David do an amazing job keep it up guys! Food is delicious and very clean we will definitely stay again :)

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ludgershall
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just spent four nights at the Swanage Haven. The Swanage Haven is exactly what it is, a peaceful, quiet and discreet place to relax. Nothing was too much trouble for the owners who made us feel welcome as soon as we arrived. Rooms are tastefully decorated and there was even handmade chocolates on our arrival. There is a... More

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first stayed at the Swanage Haven in June for a long weekend (Friday-Monday) for our Wedding Anniversary. Our room (7) was very clean and comfortable with amazing views over the Purbeck Hills and a large exceptionally clean bathroom with walk in shower. Dianne and David were very friendly and gave lots of advice on the area. Breakfast was wonderful... More

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Basingstoke
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

On arrival we was greeted with a very warm welcome by the owner and shown to our very nice room (2) which was very clean and comfortable.its situated a 5/10 min walk from the beach and town in a nice quiet road. We chose a full English breakfast in the morning which was the best iv had in any hotel/b&b.... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We enjoyed a fantastic week at the Swanage Haven where David and Dianne were incredibly welcoming and friendly. Everywhere was spotless, comfortable bed, the room spacious, wonderful breakfasts and dinner - I cannot think of any negatives. As it was carnival week there was plenty to see & do and the sun shone EVERY day!! We would recommend the Swanage... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Spent a very relaxed 6 nights at the Swanage Haven Boutique B&B. David and Diane were really friendly hosts and went out of their way to be as helpful as possible (Diane even spent ages coaxing our ancient lap-top back to life so we could access our e-mails!). The bedroom was great and there's no surprise that the breakfast has... More

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Dianne C, Owner at The Swanage Haven, responded to this review

Wow thanks for such a great review.. Your laptop ...was a challenge :) but despite all the ribbing .... Years worth of use yet lol. Was great to meet you both glad you had a fab time , Dianne @ David Cole More

Herts
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Have just returned from 4 nights at Swanage Haven. Great room, superb breakfasts and Dianne and David were exceptional hosts. We also had an evening meal which was excellent. We would certainly stay there again.10/10 for room, food and hosts. What a very special place and indeed a haven in which to spend quality time on holiday. Thank you Dianne... More

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Dianne C, Owner at The Swanage Haven, responded to this review

What fab weather you had too, sadly something we cannot control but just adds to the great experience of Swanage & Purbeck. Hope to see you again soon David & Dianne Cole More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We stayed for one night as a last night of pre-baby freedom. I wish we had stayed longer, it was so lovely. Diane & David were very welcoming, and obviously really care about their guests. The rooms we saw were all well decorated, and the robes in the bedroom were lovely. We ate out for dinner so can't comment on... More

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Dianne C, Owner at The Swanage Haven, responded to this review

Ahaa So you can use a computer :) Thank you for your review, great to meet you both thanks for the great things you commented on ..makes what we do so worthwhile. David & Dianne Cole More

Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We were greeted by Diane & David and made to feel very welcome. Our room (7) was excellent with crisp quality bedding and plenty of hanging and drawer space. The bathroom was the icing on the cake with large walk-in shower and modern decor. Breakfast was treated with same attention to detail in immaculate dining room. Menu choice was good... More

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Dianne C, Owner at The Swanage Haven, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us.. Was a complete pleasure to meet you and we are pleased your stay with us gave you the time to relax and enjoy Swanage .. hope to see you again David & Dianne Cole More

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Address: 3 Victoria Road, Swanage BH19 1LY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Swanage
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Swanage Haven 5*
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The Swanage Haven is situated just 300 yards from the glorious sandy beach,, offering peace and tranquility in the heart of The Isle of Purbeck. The rooms are generously proportioned & sumptuously decorated . The breakfasts are generous, the towels are fluffy and the linen crispy and delicious. Dianne & David Cole welcome you to The Swanage Haven in the heart of Swanage, an ideal base for exploring the beautiful county of Dorset. ... more   less 
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