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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

To be honest as I was in the area for a wedding I wasn't here long. Breakfast was tasty. Shower unpredictable, changing pressures and temperature all the time. Amazing sea view. In my opinion, extremely over priced for somewhere for me to lay my head.

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Thank foghorn1985
London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked 4 nights Dinner, B & B as a celebration treat for partners big birthday. Paid nearly £900 for a sea view room, having seen the picture on the web site of a large room with a bed in the centre and room for a table and two chairs in front of a bay window. Unfortunately, when we eventually did... More 

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The afternoon tea voucher was bought for me as a birthday present. Very enjoyable. The tea consisted of assorted sandwiches, scones with jam and cream, various cakes and a glass of presence each. Excellent. Hotel and staff very good. Would go again.

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for bank holiday weekend, had afternoon tea and lunch on consecutive days. Service quite slow but all staff lovely and the view is unparalleled. Type of place where you can sit with a coffee for hours and not be disturbed. Didn't stay they night, told by friends that rooms are dated but that a major refurbishment is planned... More 

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Thank Sarah C
Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 2 nights here. The hotel in general and the rooms in particular are very dated and in need of re-furbishment. However we really enjoyed our stay. The room was clean with lovely fluffy towels. The views from the Dining Room, Conservatory and the sea view rooms are lovely. The staff are very cheerful, friendly and helpful which makes... More 

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Thank annteke
Camberley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I know the hotel is a little tired but the manager Lindsay is working hard on improvements. The staff are very friendly (we have been staying here for breaks for over 12 years & are treated so well). Food lovely & you dont get a better view of Swanage than from the dining room. Sea view rooms are well the... More 

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Eastleigh, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I spent one night here. The only reason we stayed here is because it was the ONLY vacancy in Swanage on the date we were there. It cost me£160.00 for one night. Our room was very small, but had a fantastic view. The whole hotel is quite tired, needs updating. Not enough parking, we had to park... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is brilliantly situated and has a great view over the bay, it's lovely. That aside there were a few problems during our stay. The hotel is rather shabby and run down, but that didn't matter too much. What did matter was being in a room next to the lift which had something wrong with it so that it... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very well looked after by Elliott, first class waiter, dropped in for a sandwich and pint, food excellent along with the wines and spirits, we sat in the conservatory with a great views over Swanage Bay, this is a must if you are in the area.

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Thank doddflier640
West Midlands, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took a party of 90 mixed French and English from our local twinning association for a superb Sunday carvery at the Grand Hotel last weekend. Everyone agreed that the service and the location was second to none. Please convey our thanks to the staff.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
The Cabin
The Cabin
Cuisines: British, Bar, Cafe
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Swanage

Address: Burlington Road, Swanage BH19 1LU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Swanage
Price Range: $140 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Hotel Swanage 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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