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Devon, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had a single room which was small but perfectly formed. The bathroom, however, was very cramped and really should be turned into a shower room. The toilet was wedged between the bath and wall and allowed no room for manoeuvre. I was on a dinner, bed and breakfast break and the food was superb with very efficient and friendly... More 

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2 Thank Barbara R
Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have stayed at the Purbeck House many times in the past on business, but was keen to share the experience for a weekend break with my wife. It did not dissapoint, helped by having a "Superior Room" in Louisa Lodge with a fine view over Swanage Bay. Purbeck House has lots of character and the service is all that... More 

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2 Thank Y4362VDpeterd
Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had an extremely enjoyable stay at this hotel. The staff were very friendly and went out of their way to meet our needs. The hotel has lots of wonderful features to enjoy and is set in a great location. Our room was comfortable and well equipped. The sea view was amazing. We even decided to stay on for an... More 

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2 Thank traceyjcreed
Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful old building,very good evening meal,some was home grown. Just a nice place to stay. Good parking on site.hotel close to all amenities and beech. Staff did a good job,will certainly use this hotel again. For golfers,the. local courses are great.

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2 Thank Barry P
Coventry, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a two night stay at this nice hotel. The staff were helpful and efficient. We had a lovely room on the top floor of the Louisa Lodge within the pretty gardens of the hotel. The room was spacious, well equipped, , clean, comfortable and quiet. The breakfast was also very good and the service excellent. The hotel is... More 

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2 Thank BBrown51
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I could see past the dated decor and the cramped rooms but bad customer was unforgiveable. Never have I been made to feel like such an inconvenience for politely requesting some gluten free toast. The hotel was well aware of my dietary requirement months in advance of my visit. I was told all the ins and outs as to why... More 

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1 Thank Geraldine L
uk
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we were allocated to a room on the third floor in the main hotel as there is no lift we asked to be moved which they were very helpful and moved us to ground floor of the Louisa Lodge. We found the staff very helpful and had a meal 2 evening s in restaurant which were excellent. Overall we had... More 

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1 Thank ringworm60
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a tale of two halfs. On a positive this old hotel, built like a castle & like walking around a stately home with many original features that are just fascinating, particularly the garden where it almost looks like it has been left in a time warp. Our twin room was huge & the dual aspect was both the rooftops... More 

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Hemel Hempstead, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you value your sleep then don’t stay here. The mattresses are cheap and nasty and the owners do not care. The superior rooms do have good views and they are spacious. The breakfast was good. However the down-sides are many: no lift; a bar that only serves Boddingtons; reception staff who fob you off; over-priced; beds that are ancient... More 

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1 Thank Anthony M
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42 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Room is old, Windows dusty and full of cobwebs. Incredibly difficult to open ESP as stuffy and No air one or fans in room. Needs some modernisation and overall Spring clean. Breakfast had to wait ages for my friends omelette. Plus loads of dead flies near food counters in clear site but one of the 4 waiters in duty either... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Purbeck House Hotel, "An Oasis of Relaxation and Enjoyment." Purbeck House Hotel is a family-run hotel steeped in over a century of history. Nestled in extensive gardens in the centre of Swanage, close to shopping centre, Pub, Restaurant, this unique family-run hotel combines the atmosphere of a traditional country house with all the amenities of a modern hotel. Steeped in history, the 38 bedrooms are divided between the main house, constructed in 1875, and the newly-built Louisa Lodge (completed in 2003). All of the bedrooms are en suite, Tea/Coffee making facilities, LED HD Flat Screen TV, Iphone Docking Station, Iron and Iron Board, Direct Dial Telephone, Free Broadband WiFi Connection and some have sea or garden views. The hotel has a large car park and is only 300 yards from the sea front and the clean, sandy beaches.This Family howne this Hotel for the last 15 Years ... more   less 

Additional Information about Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Lodge

Address: 91 High Street, Swanage BH19 2LZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Swanage
Price Range: $120 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Purbeck House Hotel And Louisa Lodge
Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Swanage
Purbeck Hotel Louisa
Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Lodge Swanage, Dorset
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