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Market Place, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AR, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sturminster Newton.Dorset. UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We live locally and have seen this pub change hands regularly. At present , it is very poor. Monday is market day and the pub is empty! The pub waitress doesn't know her Latte from her Cappuchino. I asked for a 'milky coffee' and got cold milk and a drop of black coffee. Enough said.

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Probably the most unwelcoming experience in Dorset. Staff were slow, incapable and unaccommodating. Lunch menu is very limited and the kitchen won't allow any adjustments despite menu statement of asking staff about allergy changes. Nice pub feeling, but the imbeciles at front of house need sacking.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Thought I was back in Temple Bar in Dublin £4.50 for a pint of Guinness other beer prices have been increased considerably in the past weeks after another change of landlord,may be try to live up to its name as Swan Hotel just a local pub with rooms.

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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I stayed here 20/11/ with my husband we arrived and had a very warm welcome from the young lady on the bar and later the landlady Racheal. The room was very clean and warm on a cold evening, you can adjust the heating in the room to suit your needs. My husband forgot his suit for the function we were... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

An old coaching inn, should have been clean and inviting. We fould the stairway to the rooms, dirty bannisters. Dead spiders in the room by the bed. Carpetting to the rear for residents ( for people staying in rooms there) dirty, thread bare, walls not very clean and in my opinion uninviting. Music blared and resonated through the accommodation well... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

A busy town center pub with a basic but tasty menu- food was well cooked and not bad value. The landlady is friendly and is a nice, busy pub to visit. Previously have had a bad experience, but things have got so much better so will be back

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This was our second visit to The Swan Inn. It is an old coaching inn/ pub right in the centre of Sturminster Newton. The rooms are comfortable, wifi and hair dryer and drinks tray/kettle provided. Also the room had a fan for cooling as the weather was hot. No a/c. Bathroom clean and acceptable but all could do with updating.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

If you are looking for a pristine, immaculate hotel you won't find it here. If you are looking for a friendly, homely, welcoming, wonderful breakfast then this is the place for you. Very good pre visit communication to my questions via email, we booked a double room and a single room (for elderly mother). When we arrived her room hadn't... More 

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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We (and I) have stayed here many times over the years, and so as our last night of our house move from Dorset we picked to stay here. At first we were a little disappointed as It was always a bit up market, and standards did appear to have slipped. But as the night progressed we realized that things had... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

................ good in (most) parts! The village situation was lovely and the room comfortable and cosy with a comfortable bed. Being over a pub the noise would be a nuisance for some, like us, who want an early night. As we have earplugs it did us no harm and we slept fairly well on both nights. The criticisms we had... More 

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Address: Market Place, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Sturminster Newton
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
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Ranked #12 of 16 B&Bs / Inns in Sturminster Newton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
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