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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for three nights here on my own for a walking break and Little Gem was just what I needed. I felt safe and welcome with a pristine room and en suite and delicious breakfasts. Real value for money and the hosts are lovely. I had to change my initial booking at quite short notice and my hosts...

Thank Fran N
Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 16, 2016

the owners were extremely friendly from the moment they answered the door. it was clean , very well decorated, quiet and cosy. the bedrooms including en-suite bathroom were completed to a high standard and had a really homely feel - not a hotel atmosphere. great breakfast options! served by the owners with pride. they were proud to display their certificates...

Thank cbracey2016
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed October 7, 2016

We stayed three nights at Little Gem. Great welcome and a large clean room. Enjoyed the short walks into town and the sea front. Close to some great eateries, with accurate advice from our excellent hosts. Breakfasts were also a credit to the B&B.

Thank dh5299
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 18, 2016

We stayed two nights at Little Gem and cannot praise all the facilities highly enough. Our room was spacious,spotlessly clean, comfortable and beautifully presented with an excellent en-suite. Breakfasts were superb (we chose scrambled eggs and smoked salmon on our 1st day and then the full English on day 2). This set us up for the day! It is situated...

Thank Michael J
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

A genuinely fine, friendly and welcoming seaside guesthouse. Scrupulously clean, tidy and within easy access of the town centre and beaches. Very good breakfast provided with good choices. A nice patio area for a glass or two before settling out for the evening meal. Altogether highly recommended.

Thank 427Peter
Watford, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Certainly lives up to it's name... Warm welcome, taken straight to our room which was very clean & well presented, tea & coffee facilities available. The bathroom was lovely & spacious with shower gel etc provided. Filled out the breakfast menu the night before & could specify a time to. Breakfast was amazing. Laurie & Wilma were very warm, friendly...

Thank kevscamo
Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Little Gem is well described by its name. It is a B&B not a hotel. I had three nights in with a friend we got a lovely welcome on arrival, a really comfortable, spotlessly clean, room. Lots of choice for breakfast. Wilma and Laurie are delightful hosts. I would happily recommend Little Gem. Thank you for a lovely restful short...

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Indeed a little Gem! We were early and called ahead to see if we could leave our stuff. There was no problem because the room was ready for us. We had a warm welcome from our hosts with refreshments provided. Our room was clean and very pretty. The bathroom was bigger than ours at home! Everything you could want for...

Thank Andy J
Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Little Gem Guest House is spotlessly clean, has attentive and friendly hosts and provides great cooked breakfasts - all for £65 per night (in May, based on two nights) which we felt was excellent value for money. Parking was easy and short walk to railway where we went on the dining train in the evening. We would recommended.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 12, 2016

I was in Swanage with a friend for an event at the Swanage Railway, and was looking for somewhere reasonable to stay, and Little Gem was ideal. It's a five minute walk from the station and town centre, and the twin room we stayed in was spacious, well appointed and very comfortable. I was welcomed by Wilma and Lawrie with...

Thank chrisboon
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A four bedroomed three star family-run guesthouse. High standard accommodation with the best breakfast in Swanage. Enquire about our out-of-season special offers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Little Gem Guest House

Address: 4 Cecil Road | Dorset, Swanage BH19 1JJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Swanage
Price Range: $37 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Little Gem Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Little Gem Guest House Swanage, Dorset
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“Downstairs room is of a good size.”
 of 5 bubbles dh5299, Oct 7, 2016 | Read review
“This B&B is far better than some hotels that I have used”
 of 5 bubbles 926catherines, Jun 27, 2016 | Read review
“Only 4 rooms and, because of the location, all would be quiet. We had the side room (No. 2) with a view to the rear garden.”
 of 5 bubbles 120JM, Apr 30, 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in Room 3 but I believe the other rooms are of an equal standard”
 of 5 bubbles RogerH575, Apr 24, 2016 | Read review
“If you look on their website - you can see which room is which and ask for that room if available.”
 of 5 bubbles B5263TMhannahm, Jul 9, 2015 | Read review
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