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    The Bankes Arms Hotel

    23 East Street | Corfe Castle, Corfe Castle BH20 5ED, England
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    Traveler (18)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (20)
    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good34%
    • Average6%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible8%
    Travelers talk about
    “the pub” (13 reviews)
    “avocado salad” (3 reviews)
    “scotch egg” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Meeting Rooms
    Dry Cleaning
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 134 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Went for lunch today. A lot of things sold out and off the menu (by 1 Pm) Food Luke warm and took quite a while to be delivered to our table. The bill was £140 and felt very disappointed indeed. Don't recommend this place at...More

    Thank cbakerx
    Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We are looking at all of your comments to see how we can improve. More information on the visit would be helpful and you can e-mail me on George@bankesarmshotel.co.uk so I can look...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We found the hotel friendly and welcoming. We just wanted a drink and a place for the family to pop into with our dog. We stayed two hours , had two drinks each, a selection of dishes from the starter and suite menus. relaxing, convival...More

    Thank JPMcLMartin
    Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. I am delighted that you had such a positive experience and were made to feel so at home. We hope that every customer is made to feel the same as soon as they...More

    Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

    Popped in for early dinner before the winter lights at the castle. 1st time eating here food was beautiful, shepherds pie & lasagne, bar staff, and waiting staff friendly, food came promptly, nice portion size, a bit more expensive than other pubs, but quality of...More

    Thank shirlnstu r
    Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded December 10, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit with us and were made to feel so welcome. We aim to give the same experience to every customer. We are always looking at our...More

    Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

    Had a lovely Christmas get together. Four out of five of us ordered avocado and chicken salad. Chicken was very sparse and apparently ran out of avocado. Salad was basically spinach leaves. However, proprietor took the price of two salads off our bill. Server should...More

    Thank MaureenN2
    Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded November 30, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. Your comments will be taken on board as you rightly point out that the server should have made the situation clear when ordering. I will be sitting down with the kitchen and the...More

    Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

    We had a trip out on the Swanage Railway on our recent stay in Swanage and spent an afternoon in Corfe Castle. At 1st we walked past the Bankes Arms thinking it was a little too high brow to accept our dog as a guest....More

    1  Thank Stephen F
    Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded November 23, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We hope every guest gets the same treatment and experience when they walk in the door and are happy that you enjoyed it. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kindest...More

    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $55 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Dorset >
    • Isle of Purbeck >
    • Corfe Castle
    • Also Known As
    • Bankes Arms Hotel ,
    • Bankes Arms Corfe Castle ,
    • The Bankes Arms Hotel Corfe Castle, Dorset
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    Traveler (18)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (20)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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    Questions & Answers
    Kay H
    January 9, 2017|
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    Response from Tinty2 | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure the rooms are open, but it is a dog friendly bar and restaurant.
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    "For a large Party book in advance and if you can pre order with a list of who has what as this will help both..."
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    "As far as I know the rooms are not ready yet, we went into the Restaurant"
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    "Cant advise on the rooms as we only had a meal"
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    "Did not use the rooms only the pub for lunch."
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