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Arbour House Bed & Breakfast

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08/05/2017 09/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I booked a two night stay at Arbour House B&B for my daughter and myself - we were walking a section of the South-West Coast Path for my 50th birthday and wanted a central base to return to. We know Swanage well - we were delighted with Arbour House's central location close to the beach and the town centre -...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a very lovely B&B, rooms are lovely with an excellent ensuite, breakfasts are very nice plenty of choice and very tasty. Would stay again if coming to Swanage for a weekend stay. Thanks for a great stay!

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Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay at Arbour house. Sarah and Fraser are great hosts - happy to answer any questions and provide recommendation, but not intrusive. breakfast was ample and very good. I would definitely return however I would request a room at the back / upstairs as the porch light illuminates the front downstairs bedroom.

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Thank Elaine and Tony Leader
Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

As part of a trip to the nearby Swanage Railway we decided to book a couple of nights at the Arbour House. On arrival the exterior looked very pleasant and tidy, as we arrived we were greeted by Frazer, very warm welcome as we were shown our room and offered for our bags to be brought up. The room was...

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Thank CP0516
Warwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a couple of nights recently. Very pleasant room - bright and airy and overlooking a nice garden. Smallish but perfectly adequate bathroom with particularly good shower. Excellent breakfasts. It's not totally central but this was preferable for us as it's only a 5/10 minutes' walk, taking in nice sea views. There's no designated parking but we...

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Thank David H
Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly, very clean, super breakfast, with very good choice and lovely food. Excellent all round. The rooms are lovely and well appointed and all was very clean. Information available on Swanage and local walks. Five minutes to the sea.

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1Thank David59361
Chepstow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed one night only for an event at Swanage Railway. At peak times they dopn't do one night stays understandably enough. I'm glad we have found this place, so much better than others we have stayed in before in the town. Next time we'll try to book here first. Completely satisfied with all aspects.

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1Thank BobShepherd
Lewes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have recently spent three nights at this B&B in Swanage. The building is an old Town House to the north of the town centre which is a ten minute walk away. The beach is less than a 5 minute walk. The accommodation is very well kept, our room was spotless, the beds comfy and the bathroom well appointed. The...

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1Thank Clem1982
Bournemouth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted a few days away from the our busy lives and the Arbour House Bed & Breakfast certainly gave us this. In a great location, just a short walk from cute country pubs, beautiful Purbeck scenery and local amenities. Sarah and her husband welcomed us and made us feel very at home, right from the off. Nothing was too...

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1Thank BournemouthBap
Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for a couple of nights, the people there were extremely friendly and helpful too. They offered to help with the luggage, the rooms were clean and tidy and the breakfast was delicious! If I had to give something to improve, I'd say better mattresses would be needed as the one we had was quite hard and I woke up...

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

Thank you so much for your kind review, it was great to know that you enjoyed your holiday here in Swanage and especially at Arbour House B&B. (We note your comments about the mattress, and would like to assure you that the mattress you slept on was recently purchased from John Lewis and was of the top quality, with a...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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: $155 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Arbour House Bed & Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“No specific tip - this is a great place to stay”
julietlewis2017, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had room 3 but I would think all the rooms are great.”
Norma440, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“we had room 5 it was perfect”
490fis, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Can only comment on room 3 it was lovely”
mickruth2016, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 is quiet and looks over the back garden.”
25Nicola, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
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