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    Grand Hotel Swanage

    Burlington Road, Swanage BH19 1LU, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good39%
    • Average16%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible5%
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    “sea view” (97 reviews)
    “third floor” (19 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Bar/Lounge
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 May 2016

    We like to go to the Grand for the sunday carvery In their lovely restaurant with fabulous view of the bay. The carvery is always beautifully cooked by the excellent chef Mareck. The staff are all friendly and helpful and there is always a warm...More

    Thank stujo55
    Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here because we were going to visit Lulworth cove and Durdle door. The hotel has a lovely view over the bay and a nice garden. Unfortunately the storms had caused some damage which meant some areas were out of bounds. We had a...More

    Thank lizzie005
    Reviewed 25 April 2016

    This is only a 3 star establishment. There isn't many good places to stay in swanage but this is one of them The staff are excellent and the food even better. If you stay here expecting 5 star you will be disappointed but as a...More

    Thank Robert P
    Reviewed 22 April 2016

    Had a 3 Night stay with DB&B at this beautiful Hotel to celebrate our 35th Anniversary. The sea view room was very comfortable and the view across the bay was stunning. The service we received was excellent, all of the staff were very friendly and...More

    1  Thank echattoe
    Reviewed 21 April 2016

    Carvery Sunday lunch was OK - nothing special.....the few / small / thin slices of meat was disappointing however the vegetables were great. Service was good too - clean linen etc. What we did notice was that the place still needs a good refurbishment. The...More

    Thank Paul C
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$142 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Dorset >
    • Isle of Purbeck >
    • Swanage
    • Also Known As
    • Grand Hotel Swanage Dorset
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    gracelillian
    29 May 2017|
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    Response from Lindsay B | Property representative |
    Hello , yes we can cater for this. Please mention at the time of booking. Kind regards Lindsay Bish,General Manager.
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    christopher g
    19 May 2017|
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    Response from Lindsay B | Property representative |
    All of our ground floor public areas and dining rooms are on one level and we have a lift to all floors. We have a Twin/double room with en-suite shower that may suit. If you would like to speak with me directly, please... More
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    greatcomp
    2 May 2017|
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    Response from Lindsay B | Property representative |
    Yes, we have hairdryers in all rooms. Are we able to assist you further? Kind regards Lindsay Bish General Manager
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    "A sea view is nice to have quiet and sunny"
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    "Rooms on the 2nd floor south side have stunning views."
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    "not close to the conservatory roof if it rains"
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    "Insist on a sea view room - it costs extra though."
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