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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We only stayed a couple of nights as we were touring the south coast, but really appreciated the warm welcome, friendly staff, delicious breakfasts and spacious accommodation... a sea view from our room and a 2 minute stroll to the beach. Many thanks

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Thank Andy B
Kettering, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hotel, relaxed atmosphere, very welcoming hostess and staff, room was very clean,en suite facilities fine, choice of breakfast excellent, bed very comfortable,very enjoyable stay, will be going again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An arrival we faced the first dissapointing fact: the hotel states as " possible parking on site" meaning: first comes first served and they got only 5 spaces. the surrounding streets can offer better parking than the hotel, but you need to walk a few minutes. Also check in was only possible between 16-18.00 pm... Room: start with the fridge,... More 

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Thank Szabolcs B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came back to Swanage hoping this hotel would be just as lovely as it was in 1983. It is (with some obvious upgrades!) thankfully, with great service from the hardworking Mollie and a superb breakfast to start the day! Lovely visit so thanks

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for a few days, had a room for 3 which was quite large with a double bed in the main room and 2 single beds in a separate room and a separate bathroom. There was a small TV and tea/coffee/biscuits provided daily in the room. Was very clean and well kept, nice quiet and small hotel close to... More 

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

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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Thank Doug H
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

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 July 15, 2016

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 July 13, 2016

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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

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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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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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