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Clare House

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1 Park Road, Swanage BH19 2AA, England
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Stonehouse, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Good location right in the middle of town so once you've parked the car you wont need it again. Food was good and the breakfast menu had enough options to keep you happy. The room was more then big enough and they are more then welcoming hosts

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Clare_House, Owner at Clare House, responded to this review

Hi Daniel, I am so glad you had a lovely time with us and in Swanage. Thank you for taking the time to write a nice review. I do hope we will see you both again sometime in the future. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Clare House was everything you'd expect from a Swanage B&B, quaint, inviting and friendly. The location was great, room lovely, quality and choice of breakfast of a high standard, and above all the welcoming nature of Dianna, Alan and co. was fantastic. Thoroughly recommend it and would definitely stay there again.

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Thank Jim L
Clare_House, Owner at Clare House, responded to this review

Hi Jim, I am so glad you liked Clare House, thank you for the review and I do hope we will see you both again soon. More 

Surrey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

A charming Guest House situated very close to all the attractions Swanage has to offer. The reputation of this sort of establishment usually rests on the hosts. So I'm happy to say that Alan and Diane were friendly, affable and cheerfully accomodating to the requirements of our family group of eight aged between 2 years and somewhere north of sixty.... More 

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Thank 52Asher
Clare_House, Owner at Clare House, responded to this review

Hi hank you for the lovely review, it was a pleasure to look after you and your extended family. I am so glad you enjoyed your time with us. Maybe we will see you all again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

The location of Clare House was perfect, only a short walk from the town centre. The accommodation was well equipped and welcoming. Dianne and Alan made us feel welcome from the start. The breakfast set you up for the day ideal for those long walks along the coastal paths. I found the history of Clare House fascinating dating back to... More 

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Thank Ray O
Clare_House, Owner at Clare House, responded to this review

Hi Ray, I am so glad you enjoyed Clare House and all that Swanage has to offer. thank you for the review and I do hope we will see you both again. More 

Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

A lovely B & B in a great location, especially as its at the bottom of the hill! We were made to feel very welcome and were guided through all available facilities upon arrival. Lovely bright room, comfortable king size bed and the usual features - beverages, fridge, safe etc. Fantastic breakfast ! Highly recommended and if we visit Swanage... More 

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Thank Gareth O
Clare_House, Owner at Clare House, responded to this review

Hi Gareth, I am so glad you had a lovely time with us at Clare House, thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review, I do hope we will see you both again soon. More 

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

We were made very welcome by Dianne and Alan. The room was very comfortable and well equipped. Breakfast was a feast, a wide range of options with generous portions. It was our first visit to Dorset and we loved Swanage and exploring the surrounding area with our friends.The only slight problem is car parking as one of us has a... More 

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Clare_House, Owner at Clare House, responded to this review

Hi, I am so glad you had a lovely stay with us, especially as it was your first and I hope not last visit to Swanage. I do hope we will see you both again. More 

Oxford
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

We had a great stay here and were booked into a lovely deluxe room. The breakfast was very tasty and filling. We unfortunately had to leave early on our final day so missed another good feed, but will definitely head there again when we're next in that part of the world. Dianne and Alan we're splendid hosts, you will not... More 

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Clare_House, Owner at Clare House, responded to this review

Hi, I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, shame you had to leave earlier than planned. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Wirral, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

I stayed here for one night for a wedding in Dorset. The room was nice, but really quite small and cramped. You also had to pre-order your breakfast which I was unable to do as rushing out for the wedding. They got quite annoyed about this.

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Clare_House, Owner at Clare House, responded to this review

Hi I am so sorry you had a disappointing stay with us, I think there was a couple reasons for this. Firstly, is extremely unusual for us to have two adult siblings of the opposite sex stay with us and share a double bed. Had we known (your brother booked online), we would have suggested he choose our twin room... More 

Sunbury-on-Thames, null, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

We had a lovely stay at Clare House. It was very central with plenty to see and places to visit. The room was modern and comfortable with some more traditional features. Such a lovely choice of breakfasts to suit all tastes. Will definitely stay again.

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Thank Pam H
Clare_House, Owner at Clare House, responded to this review

Hi Pam, it was a delight to have you stay with us, thank you for taking the time to give Clare House a lovely review. I do hope you will come and see us again. More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

We were back in our favourite B&B again last weekend. We found Clare House 4 years ago and we have to go back at least twice a year. Why??? Well the house is comfortable, the welcome is warm and friendly, the breakfasts are to die for. We try to stay in room 1 for the view of the bay. But... More 

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Thank Stevenewt0n
Clare_House, Owner at Clare House, responded to this review

Hi Steven, thank you so much for the lovely review. It is a pleasure to have you, Gill and your friends stay with us. We are so grateful that you choose to stay in Clare House on your jolly jaunts to Swanage. We look forward to seeing you all next Easter time. More 

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