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The Bankes Arms Hotel

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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“the pub”(15 reviews)
“avocado salad”(3 reviews)
“scotch egg”(3 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We called in for lunch (and to shelter from the rain!) along with our dog. We both had baguettes which were served very quickly despite the bar and restaurant area being very busy. The baguettes were very tasty, the staff friendly and efficient. The food...More

Thank YvonneMChapman
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited this pub a few time while staying in Corfe Castle. Nice garden for a drink. Food was good, I can recommend the ribeye steak. Staff were friendly. Preferred the restaurant to eat rather then the bar, we did reserve this but they let...More

1  Thank Downba
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our recent stay. The rooms are spacious, light and airy, very clean and newly done up. The bathrooms are well equipped and excellent. The staff are welcoming and helpful. There is a pretty garden wih views of the castle. We would definitely...More

2  Thank HLWHampshire_England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw a sign advertising breakfast and stopped off to try it out. The pub is in the heart of Corfe and has a lovely charm about it, the bar area is really nice with a good selection of beers and a lovely rear garden. The...More

2  Thank craig0williams
Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. What a great review and all of your comments will be passed onto the breakfast staff who work hard to ensure that every breakfast is done to our high standards to get peoples...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for 2 nights during a break in beautiful Dorset. The main road through Corfe takes you straight past the hotel, but you need to swing down the side road to the car park on the left hand side. It's easy to drive straight...More

1  Thank trev2906
Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. All of your comments will be taken on board and looked at. All of your comments will be passed onto the staff. We are glad that you had a positive experience with us....More

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
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Room Service
Free Parking
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Multilingual Staff
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US$ 160 - US$ 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 160 - US$ 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (22)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Kay H
9 January 2017|
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Response from Tinty2 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure the rooms are open, but it is a dog friendly bar and restaurant.
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"For a large Party book in advance and if you can pre order with a list of who has what as this will help both..."
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"As far as I know the rooms are not ready yet, we went into the Restaurant"
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"Cant advise on the rooms as we only had a meal"
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"Did not use the rooms only the pub for lunch."
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