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Market Place, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AR, England
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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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Torquay, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I found the Swan Inn a delight to visit, the landlord/lady and their staff are very helpful, pleasant and very welcoming. A great pub with good live music most weekends and open mike nights and folk Sundays once a month. All in all a very friendly place to visit with nice food. I will be back very soon.

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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Visited for a quick coffee, expected something more to reflect the exterior, dissapointed with interior,very quiet, no atmosphere, a pub with rooms is more like it, they need to up the anti if they want to compete with the competition,not what I expected!

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

After being recommended to The Swan as a family friendly I couldn't believe ,Probably the worst food ever and cold with terrible service and a very very very rude LANDLORD would not recommend to any one

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Iwerne Minster, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

We went for lunch to The Swan on Friday last week just to give it a try as it looked quite nice looking place and I really wanted to find somewhere new to go as well. The inn is really quite nice inside with a traditional pub look with plenty of seating in the main bar. There is also a... 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 #11 of 16 B&Bs / Inns in Sturminster Newton
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Number of rooms: 5
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