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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is, without doubt, the best B & B I have ever stayed in! The owners, Sarah and Fraser were very warm and welcoming. My room was immaculate, it also was nice to be given good quality shampoo, soaps etc, and lots of fluffy towels! Perfectly located within a very short walk of the seafront and town centre. Breakfast was... More 

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San Cayetano, Murcia, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned from a two day visit to Swanage and an exception stay at Arbour House. We were warmly welcomed by Sarah & Fraiser and nothing was to much trouble. The room was very clean, warm & comfortable. It was nice to have large soft towels and the addition of toiletries was a nice touch. This B &... More 

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Reigate, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stayed for two nights at Arbour Guest house, it was our second visit. We were warmly welcomed and well looked after also well fed, lovely breakfast great choice. Our room was spacious with a good size ensuite shower room all very clean, comfy room with a great view over Swanage. We will stay here again. Lesley and Peter.

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Fleet, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The property was really clean and welcoming. Fantastic shower with a good size bathroom. We had a great nights sleep on a very comfortable bed.. Breakfast was delicious, lots of choice, would highly recommend.

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Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Arbour House was ideally situated for walks to both the sea and Swanage town centre. We received a warm welcome from our hosts who were most hospitable and accommodating. Our room was bright, clean and comfortable. Many thanks to Sarah and Frazer for sharing their home with us.

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Horndean, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This is the best bed and breakfast I have stayed in. We had a lovely warm welcome from Sarah and Frazer, shown to our room on arrival with everything explained. The room was spotless and very comfortable. The location is fantastic 10 minutes walk to the town. The breakfast was amazing, cooked to order and the choice was great. I... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

Arbour House is a super B&B very close to the beach. The rooms are lovely and extremely clean. Sarah and Frazer could not have been more helpful and made our 3 night stay just perfect. The breakfast is excellent and the bed was comfy. We would certainly stay here again.

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arbourhouseswanage, Owner at Arbour House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review, and a lovely one at that. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us here at Arbour House, and we hope to be welcoming you back through the door at some time in the not too distant future. With kind regards, Sarah and Frazer. More 

Gera, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We was one week in Arbour house: large room, fantastic bath room in high standard, very clean, good free Wi-Fi,...and the best full English Breakfast! Very nice welcoming from Sarah and Frazer. We will coming back in the next year! Tommy and Steffi from Germany.

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arbourhouseswanage, Owner at Arbour House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Tommy and Steffi, we really enjoyed your stay here with us, it was very interesting and entertaining, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay so much (in spite of my attempts at German). We are very much looking forward to your return next year. Mit herzlichen Grussen aus Swanage, Sarah and Frazer. More 

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9 reviews
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

We spent four nights here last week, having stayed at Arbour House last year and enjoyed it. Arbour House is in a convenient position about 10 minutes from the town and the station. Parking was easy, we were either on the Arbour House drive or outside in the road where there are no restrictions for cars. The whole house is... More 

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arbourhouseswanage, Owner at Arbour House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your very kind review. It was very nice to see you again and we are very glad that you had another enjoyable stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back next year. With kind regards, Sarah and Frazer. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

We stayed two nights in arbour house b&b, we had a very large bedroom and comfortable king size bed,every thing was very clean,and breakfast plentiful and tasty,Sarah and Frazier made us feel very welcome and if we go back to swanage we would definately stay at arbour house b&b,and would recommend to friends and family

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Under new ownership in 2011, Arbour House B&B is a large Edwardian house in a residential area well located just 300 metres from the main sandy beach in Swanage, Dorset. All rooms en-suite. 5/10 minutes scenic walk along the promenade into town with shops, restaurants, bars, pubs, coffee shops etc. 5 minutes walk to Sandpit Field, the main venue for the festivals, carnival etc. We offer a warm welcome and a relaxed and informal family atmosphere. Recently refurbished with comfortable beds, modern bathrooms and locally sourced breakfasts with plenty of choice, such as smoked salmon, bagels, scrambled egg, fresh fruit, yoghurts and cereals plus of course the choice of a large, full English breakfast will ensure you have a pleasurable stay with us. FREE PARKING in our car park, plus free unrestricted on road parking makes it easy and hassle free. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arbour House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 19 Walrond Road, Swanage BH19 1PB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Swanage
Price Range: $154 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Arbour House Bed & Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“We had room 3 but I would think all the rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles Norma440, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“we had room 5 it was perfect”
 of 5 bubbles 490fis, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Can only comment on room 3 it was lovely”
 of 5 bubbles mickruth2016, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 is quiet and looks over the back garden.”
 of 5 bubbles 25Nicola, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were of excellent quality but our front room, being spacious and light, suited us perfectly.”
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