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Rivendell Guest House

4.0 of 5 58 Kings Rd W, Swanage BH19 1HR, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Newbury, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rivendell is a lovely bed and breakfast, a beautiful old house, but very up-to-date too. A minute away from the town centre and sea front. Host was exceptionally friendly! Would definitely stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed for one night but it was a very pleasant experience. Rooms were freshly decorated with brand new carpets throughout. We were made very welcome and breakfast was delicious. Perfect location for town and beach, and no hills to climb!

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Steyning, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed a couple of nights and couldn't have been looked after better. Lyn and Kevin were both very welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. The room was comfortable and beautifully decorated and the breakfasts, which were already legendary amongst our family, had had the Valentine's day treatment! All in all a delightful stay.

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Ruislip, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Rivendell Guest house is a lovely establishment, up to the minute décor, but retaining a wealth of period "Arts and Crafts "charm, the attention to detail was remarkable, everything about our stay was excellent, the food superb, everything being local, and mostly home made, will certainly stay again.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

First time visit to Swanage and Rivendell, definitely going back! Lovely welcome feeling to this Guest House, rooms spacious with everything you need, very clean and comfy. Kevin very helpful and friendly, making you feel very welcome. I had my grandkids with me (2 and 6 years)and that was no problem at all, we all enjoyed the stay and will... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We stayed at Rivendell Guest House for 3 nights "Room Only". Lyn & Kevin were very helpful & friendly. The room was on the first floor of the house and although on the smallish side, everything was there for us. The shower-room was very modern, clean and neat. It was all very clean & tidy and plenty of wardrobe space... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We often commute to Swanage for business and we always stay at Rivendell. The B&B is delightful! Very comfy, clean and welcoming! The service is first class with an amazing breakfast and I would recommend anyone to stay here when visiting to lovely seaside town of Swanage.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

Enjoy our stay, Lyn and Kevin made us feel very welcome. The Guest House is beautifully decorated and the Christmas decorations were beautiful as well. Highly recommend friends and family to stay and would definitely book when next in Swanage.

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

The Facts: I booked three nights to attend a photographic workshop. The workshop organiser, Sarah Howard of ImageSeen cancelled at very short notice causing me to cancel the B&B booking. I contacted Rivendell to explain the problem and they politely, but firmly fell back on their booking terms and have now charged me for a three-night stay. My take: The... More 

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Redditch, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Read the reviews for Rivendell and it seemed very good, gave it a try and was absolutely delighted with everything - it more than lived up to expectations. Wonderful attention to detail with furnishings and fittings and the rooms were clean, comfortable and cosy. Breakfast was delicious - individually tailored full English and the pancakes and syrup were gorgeous, the... More 

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Address: 58 Kings Rd W, Swanage BH19 1HR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Swanage
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Rivendell Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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