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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“the pub”(21 reviews)
“real ale”(5 reviews)
“blues weekend”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
Golf course
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Location and contact
63 High Street, Swanage BH19 2LY, England
13.1 miles to Bournebouth Intl Airport
62 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent bed room away from the pub so it was quiet. Thoughtfully provided a fan as the weather was hot. Great breakfast. The staff are very friendly and efficient and the food is good. We look forward to returning next year. Ray & Wendy

Thank Ray G
Reviewed May 22, 2018

The Red Lion is a high street pub which serves lots of real ales and ciders. There's a vast outside seating area at the rear of the building and the B&B rooms are located at the rear of this area in what looks like an...More

Thank CaptainBovril
Reviewed April 9, 2018

We didn't have food, but stopped here for refreshments. The pub has a number of guest ales and is listed in CAMRA. I was happy with the amount of ciders that were served here. They had approx 20 different ciders that had been categorised according...More

Thank Sandra V
Reviewed December 1, 2017

As an ex landlady I am always looking for somewhere to go to enjoy good food and great service. Red Lion has this, food is great and served quickly with a genuine smile, and Amy and Becs ( hope I have the name right) are...More

2  Thank Nora J
Reviewed October 9, 2017

We came here on an off chance during the Blues weekend. We had the Sunday lunch which was an absolute bargain at £7.95. Good helping of meat and perfectly cooked vegetables, nothing soggy, and the roast potatoes were fantastic, crispy and golden. Not to mention...More

Thank helenakitt
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Ask for upsatairs"
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"Specify any disabled/dietary needs load and clear"
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"If you want plenty of space, ask for the "Lulworth Cove" room!"
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"Ask for a ground floor room if you you don't like, or are unable to walk upstairs. The single room is..."
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