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The Castleton

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We received a call from the owner whilst we were en-route to stay and did not want to cancel. We were offered assistance in booking a hotel maybe in Bournemouth, but we were set on Swanage. The room we were offered for maybe a night or two until ours was habitable again was far too small for our needs so... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room, No 10, was ready when we arrived for a four night stay. It was spacious, light and airy. The tea and coffee making kit was well stocked so that we could have several cups per day and the complimentary water was always replaced each day. The breakfast was excellent and served promptly by cheerful staff. Situation is good... More 

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Thank NortonKen
Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is clean and comfortable, the breakfasts were excellent - well cooked and presented. Room cleaned daily. Lounge is comfortable and relaxing. We'll definitely check availability in the Castleton next time we come to Swanage.

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Farningham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here with 2 other couples to attend the Swanage Jazz Festival. The hotel was well placed to visit all the venues and provided comfortable and tastefully decorated accommodation. Our room (3) was a king size Superior room on the first floor. It was superior in as much it was larger and had a higher ceiling than our friends'... More 

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Thank Lee M
Twickenham, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in room 4 which is classed as a 'superior' room. It was bright enough but quite small and faces the main road. It was obvious that our shower had not been cleaned before our arrival as there were used shower gels etc lying in there and a wet face flannel wedged behind the shower riser. The shower was... More 

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Dollar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for three nights in a deluxe double ensuite room overlooking the road leading down to the beach. The room was spacious with tea and coffee making facilities (even biscuits and bottled water were left for us each day). There was also a mini fridge which would accommodate four cans of drinks or a small pint of milk. There... More 

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Thank J L
Witney, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

The Castleton was very comfortable clean and well decorated. Lounge and dining areas were very nice and the breakfast was of the highest standards. Staff were lovely very helpful. It was a perfect site for exploring Corfe castle and Studland Bay and the many walks and places of interest as well as water activities . I would recommend it to... More 

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Wantage, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We have just had a fabulous stay here. The staff were friendly and polite. The breakfast was delicious with a wide selection of foods. The family room was beautifully decorated and well thought out, the kids were in a separate but interconnected room. I would definitely recommend staying here.

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The Castleton certainly exceeded our expectation. The rooms were very clean and comfortable and the bed was one of the most comfortable we have ever slept in. The staff were very friendly and there was a good choice for breakfast. The hotel is a 15 minute walk along the beach front to the town centre an we will definitely stay... More 

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Thank Christine H
Wokingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

We had room 8 which is two rooms separated by a short corridor, perfect for staying away with a 6 and 8 year old. The room was nicely decorated and the hotel was clean and well presented. North beach is just down the road! Only point to note is that car parking at the hotel is limited but there was... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Charming & Luxurious 4 star gold award winning Victorian Guest House, full of character, on the stunning World Heritage Jurassic Coast and located just 100 metres from Swanage's glorious sandy beach and a short level stroll along the seafront to the Town Centre with its many attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Castleton

Address: 1 Highcliffe Road, Swanage BH19 1LW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Swanage
Price Range: $128 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Castleton 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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