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Grand Hotel Swanage

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“sea view”(121 reviews)
“third floor”(20 reviews)
Free Internet
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

We arrived early and were understanding that we couldn't check in until 2pm so walked into town and had lunch. At 2.30 the room still wasn't ready as there was "issues" with housekeeping. Finally at 3pm we were given the key. We were asked if...More

1  Thank Paula H
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing 5 day break here. Its the second time we have stay at this hotel, its got to be one if the best hotels i have stayed in. All the staff are extremely friendly, Elliot especially, made us feel well the whole time...More

Thank Lou h
Response from Lindsay B, General Manager at Grand Hotel SwanageResponded 3 October 2016

Excellent review, thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 26 August 2016

Lovely hotel and gorgeous afternoon tea. We were served by Elliott in the conservatory. Absolutely stunning views - you could well have been on the coast in Italy. Elliott could not have been more helpful. Really made our afternoon tea special. Would highly recommend going...More

Thank Kerry M
Response from Lindsay B, General Manager at Grand Hotel SwanageResponded 3 October 2016

Thank you for your great review and we will pass on your comments to the team.

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this fantastic hotel again this week. Service from all the staff was outstanding, especially Elliot who couldn't be more helpful and accomodating. We had a sea view room which was great and certainly worth paying the little extra for to have the beautiful...More

1  Thank MarkH666
Response from Lindsay B, General Manager at Grand Hotel SwanageResponded 3 October 2016

Thank you for your excellent review and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon...

Reviewed 25 August 2016

Just spent a couple hours with friends having afternoon tea at the Swanage Grand. What a fantastic view, across Swanage Bay, from the conservatory. Service was very good,efficient & friendly. An excellent afternoon tea combining Scones,sandwiches,tea and various cakes. Must be the best views in...More

Thank ccws50
Response from Lindsay B, General Manager at Grand Hotel SwanageResponded 3 October 2016

Yes I believe we do have the best views.. Thank you for your great review and we look forward to welcoming you back.

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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US$ 161 - US$ 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 161 - US$ 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Eunice A
24 December 2017|
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We do not accept pets unfortunately, unless guide dogs or hearing dogs...
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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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"Sea view rooms are lovely"
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"Check that you have a sea view. Rooms on the first floor appear to be better."
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"Go for a sea view, it is the whole point of a hotel like this."
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"Rooms at the rear of the hotel offer the best view."
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