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Leicester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having stayed here many times over the years, we feel that the accommodation has become very tired. The rooms are clean but very dated and need modernising along with the en suites, although the towels were very big and fluffy. Staff very amenable, food in restaurant excellent, dining room being refurbished.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We tried the Grand this year for our Christmas meal in Swanage We were greeted with free drinks at the bar while we waited in their tastily furnished lounge for the others to turn up, festive music and a huge Christmas Tree Us and two other large parties were then called into a large dining room and waited on by... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As the title suggest the location of this place is amazing. Right on a hilltop overlooking Swanage bay there is no better place in my opinion. The staff here are friendly and accommodating. The rooms are of a very good size with very nice high ceilings. I love the spa facilities which helped after a days hike. We are in... More 

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Neath
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from a 5 night stay at the wonderful old Grand Hotel. Yes, it could do with a little refurb but too much would ruin the splendour of what is a historic Victorian hotel. You could imagine the Victorian ladies walking around in their swishy dresses in years gone by. Warm comfy room with breath taking views across... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just returned from our 2nd stay at the Grand Hotel. Again it was excellent, with all staff being professional, friendly and cheerful, the room spacious and clean, lovely food, and views to die for. Nothing negative to say about this super hotel.

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Worcester, UK
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A 2 night DB&B break in a lovely hotel oozing history and charm with the best location in Swanage and tremendous views across the bay. Warm, comfy room - attentive staff with ample, tasty and original menus for breakfast and dinner. We'll be back

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming to this hotel for years and it has never failed to please. The staff are warm and friendly, the rooms are comfortable, the views are glorious and the food is amazing. Will definitely be back

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Bridport, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are regular customers at the grand hotel in swanage. As always the food was excellent, congratulations to the chef. The staff are all very helpful and nothing is too much trouble. The bedroom was lovely and warm and confortable and we had been upgraded to a sea view. We made use of the gym and pool whilst there and... More 

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Swanage, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have recently celebrated our Golden Wedding Anniversary at the Grand Hotel in Swanage with an afternoon high tea. It was amazing! Attention to detail was second to none and the tea itself was superb. There were an assortment of delicately made sandwiches, a variety of beautiful cakes , including fresh warm scones, clotted cream and jams and many pots... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this wonderful old Hotel which oozes with character, wonderful architecture, stained glass windows and breathtaking gardens and sea views. The spa, although small and dated, is my favourite spa to swim and relax in the hot tub and sauna. I love the friendly relaxed and helpful staff who are always ready to welcome you with a smile. The... More 

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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, Pub
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • 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: $97 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Hotel Swanage 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“,always book a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles 491katiet, 2 days ago | Read review
“Quiet overlooking the beach. Twin room was quite small but adequate. Rooms with balcony are bigger.”
 of 5 bubbles MaureenJ849, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Must have a sea view room.....super!”
 of 5 bubbles Jenny1011, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Sea view worth every penny!”
 of 5 bubbles 2worcsguyz, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Recommend the sea view rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 772kayd, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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