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lounge with open fireplace ,TV, dvd, games large sunny kitchen diner,seating 10, doors to garden
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51 reviews
lounge with open fireplace ,TV, dvd, games
large sunny kitchen diner,seating 10, doors to garden
master bed with ensuite shower
masterbed ensuite shower room
twin room on first floor
family bathroom on first floor with bath and shower over
spacious first floor landing leading to top floor
front twin bed top floor with ensuite shower room
top floor ensuite with large shower
top floor back bedroom with sink
Enclosed south facing terrace garden with modern rattan furniture
off street parking for 2 cars,essential in Swanage!
sandy beach just 2 minutes walk!
View of swanage beach in direction of Old Harry's Rock
just down the steps is the Cabin beach bar, just a minute away!
other access to beach down slope
walk from house on SW coast path,views of Swanage Bay
shady seat in garden
Window seat in kitchen
walk from house up Ballard Coast on south west coast path
walk from Durlston Castle,Swanage to Dancing Ledge
SW coast path from Kimmeridge to Tyneham
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Townhouse -
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Swanage, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, England

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kent
Level 5 Contributor
50 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“great house”
Reviewed 11 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014

enjoyed our stay very much . excellent position and very well equipped. very clean no wifi while there as having problems with it . was not to much of a problem for us . tv signal a bit temperamental which could be a problem if wanting to watch a whole program.think this due to the exceptionally high winds though . but a great house would go again

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Liked best: lovely garden furniture as well as a well equipped house
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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18 Oct 2014
I have just ordered BT broadband and the Sports package starting end of November. This also means if we have another storm we can still watch TV !
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SusanJ76
Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent accommodation for families”
Reviewed 4 June 2014 for a stay in May 2014
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I travelled with 5 adults and two young children. The house was great. Lots of room. Bathroom for each family. Great kitchen for us all to eat together and comfortable lounge. Beds all comfortable and linen spotless. Shed had buckets and spades and we added some fishing nets. |Close to sandy beach, Would recommend to any group.

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Liked best: Number of bathrooms and cleanliness
Liked least: Small garden
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 65+
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JohnHayne...
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Lovely house in a great location”
Reviewed 23 April 2014 for a stay in March 2014

The White House is a fantastic place to stay in Swanage. Located in a quiet residential part of the town, a stone's throw from an excellent pub (Crow's Nest) and restaurant (Bull and Boat).

A very spacious house with a fabulous kitchen/diner and entrance hall packed with character. Highly recommended.

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Liked best: Entrance hall - packed with character
Liked least: The weather!
Travelling group: Young Children
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Cas1954
Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Perfect for a family celebration”
Reviewed 17 April 2014 for a stay in March 2014

I booked this house for my 60th birthday. It was perfect, with the large kitchen table and seating out on the patio. Everything was provided including a cafetiere and several cork screws! There were 8 of us staying plus another 2 on one night, and it was really nice being able to walk everywhere. We all thoroughly enjoyed our 6 days there.

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Liked best: Spacious kitchen and location
Liked least: No loo on ground floor
Travelling group: Extended Family
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Families with young children Large groups
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Coralie R
Sandhurst, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
52 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Quiet location, good for Swanage, buses, trains and walks”
Reviewed 24 February 2014 for a stay in February 2014

7 of us aged 13 to 70's stayed for a long w/e in February. Quiet location, everything you could need in the house. We all agreed The White House was a lovely place to stay, it has a home from home feel with all we needed to cater for our every need, including string! We parked the cars and left them the whole 4 days due to the easy walk into Swanage for the beach and all the facilities there. In fact we went to Corfe, Old Harry's Rocks and Sandbanks using bus, train and walking. Definite thumbs up from all of us.

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