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    The Castleton

    1 Highcliffe Road, Swanage BH19 1LW, England
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    • Excellent81%
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We attended a friends wedding and stayed at The Castleton in Swanage and we were not disappointed. The room was massive as was the bed, spotless and had a lovely en suite shower. We didn't arrive until late so had to pick the keys up...More

    Thank dhchappo
    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    Really enjoyed our stay at The Castleton. Spotlessly clean and lovely decor. Our room was perfect with a very comfortable bed. Breakfasts were delicious with lots of choice. Would thoroughly recommend.

    Thank Debz_jay
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    I stayed at the Castleton for three nights ( originally I had planned to stay just two nights but loved the venue and location so much . I found the staff very helpful and accommodating, but as its a B&B rather than small Hotel they...More

    Thank GARY H
    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    This is a great place to stay for lovely Swanage! Rooms are clean and comfortable and all the team are happy and eager to help. The breakfast is spot on, with so much to choose from! Will more than likely return, as we love Swanage...More

    1  Thank Janhambl
    Reviewed 25 June 2017

    Good location close to beach. Stayed in room 2 Could have been a really great room however there was far far too much furniture in three cheat drawers an large wardrobe dressing table and chair there and the bed bed was inly 4ft 6 NOT...More

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    Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Lodge
    535 reviews
    #4 of 6 hotels in Swanage
     
    Grand Hotel Swanage
    943 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Swanage
     
    The Pines Hotel
    428 reviews
    #3 of 6 hotels in Swanage
     
    Gainsborough House Hotel
    1 review
    #6 of 6 hotels in Swanage
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$128 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Dorset >
    • Isle of Purbeck >
    • Swanage
    • Also Known As
    • The Castleton Swanage, Dorset
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    Room Tips
    "Some rooms face onto the quieter side street , but even the Main Roads not that noisy."
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    "Family room has extra space."
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    "ROOM 2 only for view not room layout"
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    "We stayed in the one on the ground floor it was excellent"
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