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A Great Escape Guest House

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“silent fridge”(40 reviews)
“fresh milk”(44 reviews)
“b b”(148 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
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4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewssilent fridgefresh milkb bfiltered waterlittle touchesattention to detailreal milkwine glassesnothing is too much troublewarm welcomeroom was spotlesseach eveningcooked breakfastfull englishgreat hostjust returned from a night staya wonderful place to stay
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Brilliant B&B catered for all our needs. Had a last minute break here the week before last. We were lucky as the sun shone the B&B is very comfortable with everything you need in the room - a silent fridge with milk and filtered water...More

Thank Nigel D
Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 8 November 2017

Hello Nigel, Thank you for leaving your super review and for the recommendation. I'm so glad you had a good time in Swanage. You will always be welcome at A Great Escape and I hope you will visit again. Best wishes, Sue

Reviewed 4 November 2017

Had 4 day stay for Blues Fest again begining of Oct. Sue kindly booked me into Room1 save me climbing the stairs (dodgy knees). Lovely room with a balcony which would be nice in the summer I imagine, we had another lovely stay. Breakfasts cooked...More

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Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 8 November 2017

Hello Ken and Lynda, Thanks very much for leaving your lovely review. It was great having you to stay and I hope we see you again next year. Best wishes, Sue

Reviewed 9 October 2017

Sue is so friendly and accommodating; she has predicted everything you need for a perfect stay! The whole place is warm, comfortable, tasteful and squeaky clean. The rooms have all the usual appliances including Fresh Milk and Water in the fridge, plus a bar of...More

Thank Margaret L
Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 10 October 2017

Hello Margaret, Thanks very much for leaving your super review. It was great having you both to stay again and I'm so glad you had a fab Blues Festival weekend. Here's to next year!! Best wishes, Sue

Reviewed 3 October 2017

At last a Bed and Breakfast with fresh water and milk supplied for tea and coffee's in your room! Breakfast is lovely (Fills you up for the day.) Made to feel Very Welcome by Sue (the owner) and Chloe (Breakfast waitress.) Hotel is short walk...More

Thank Cathy B
Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 4 October 2017

Hello Cathy, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave your super review. We loved having you both to stay and hope you will visit again in the future. Best wishes, Sue

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely 2 night stay here in room 1 with our own balcony. Really comfortable clean and beautifully presented. Breakfast was really lovely with a great selection of hot and cold choices. Just a 10 to 15 minute walk to shops and sea...More

Thank deb p
Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 2 October 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely review. It was a pleasure having you to stay and I hope we will see you again in Swanage. Best wishes, Sue

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Refrigerator in room
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US$90 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$90 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Perhaps not too good for disabled as steps to front door & only one room on 1st floor"
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"All are good, one is ground floor."
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"Stayed in room 3 where bed is a Large Kingsize (comfortable.)"
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"We stayed in room 1 which was lovely"
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