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A Great Escape Guest House

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  • Average1%
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“silent fridge”(40 reviews)
“fresh milk”(44 reviews)
“filtered water”(21 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Enjoyed four days stay. Lovely bright breakfast room and large selection of breakfasts. Comfortable bed and a bedroom full of little extras. Everywhere well decorated and clean. The only downside is the parking situation as there is only street parking available.

Thank Mary2683
Reviewed 25 January 2018

We stayed here for one night while walking the South West Coast Path. It is a 10-15 min walk from the centre of Swanage to the B&B. The room we had was large with a big bed and plenty of space. There were lots of...More

Thank cngj
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Brilliant B&B catered for all our needs. Had a last minute break here the week before last. We were lucky as the sun shone the B&B is very comfortable with everything you need in the room - a silent fridge with milk and filtered water...More

Thank Nigel D
Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 8 November 2017

Hello Nigel, Thank you for leaving your super review and for the recommendation. I'm so glad you had a good time in Swanage. You will always be welcome at A Great Escape and I hope you will visit again. Best wishes, Sue

Reviewed 4 November 2017

Had 4 day stay for Blues Fest again begining of Oct. Sue kindly booked me into Room1 save me climbing the stairs (dodgy knees). Lovely room with a balcony which would be nice in the summer I imagine, we had another lovely stay. Breakfasts cooked...More

1  Thank KennethW829
Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 8 November 2017

Hello Ken and Lynda, Thanks very much for leaving your lovely review. It was great having you to stay and I hope we see you again next year. Best wishes, Sue

Reviewed 9 October 2017

Sue is so friendly and accommodating; she has predicted everything you need for a perfect stay! The whole place is warm, comfortable, tasteful and squeaky clean. The rooms have all the usual appliances including Fresh Milk and Water in the fridge, plus a bar of...More

Thank Margaret L
Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 10 October 2017

Hello Margaret, Thanks very much for leaving your super review. It was great having you both to stay again and I'm so glad you had a fab Blues Festival weekend. Here's to next year!! Best wishes, Sue

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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US$88 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$88 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Perhaps not too good for disabled as steps to front door & only one room on 1st floor"
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"All are good, one is ground floor."
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"Stayed in room 3 where bed is a Large Kingsize (comfortable.)"
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"We stayed in room 1 which was lovely"
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