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Grand Hotel Swanage

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“sea view”(110 reviews)
“third floor”(19 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Our first stay at the Grand, 8th and 9th Sept, and what a great decision that was. Just a flying visit of 2 nights. The staff were all friendly and helpful, the room was clean and comfortable and the view of the bay - fabulous....More

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

Thank you for your excellent comments which I will pass onto the team. We look forward to welcoming you back with us soon.

Reviewed 26 September 2016

Booked 2 night stay for anniversary & advised beforehand of celebration. Appearance was clean and tidy, although not all signage were illuminated. Nice sea view room on 3rd floor - small but clean. Tiny lift (3 people) but easier than carrying bags up stairs. Very...More

Thank Jal37a
Response from Lindsay B, General Manager at Grand Hotel SwanageResponded 3 October 2016

Thank you for your great review and I am pleased that you were able to sample the restaurant which we are refurbishing over the next couple of weeks. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 26 September 2016

Once or twice a year we stay within walking distance of Swanage & The Grand Hotel is a handy stopping off point on the way into town. We used to meet with some Swanage based friends there for coffee & to look out over the...More

Thank hollybob2013
Response from Lindsay B, General Manager at Grand Hotel SwanageResponded 3 October 2016

Thank you for your excellent comment. Our Sunday Carvery is very popular and with spectacular views across the bay.

Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

To be honest as I was in the area for a wedding I wasn't here long. Breakfast was tasty. Shower unpredictable, changing pressures and temperature all the time. Amazing sea view. In my opinion, extremely over priced for somewhere for me to lay my head.

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

Thank you for your review, we have commence our refurbishment program and we are looking to increase the water pressure to the third floor.

Reviewed 20 September 2016

Booked 4 nights Dinner, B & B as a celebration treat for partners big birthday. Paid nearly £900 for a sea view room, having seen the picture on the web site of a large room with a bed in the centre and room for a...More

2  Thank chris p
Response from Lindsay B, General Manager at Grand Hotel SwanageResponded 3 October 2016

We take our guests comments seriously and strive at all times to meet out guests expectations. When we do not, we try to remedy the situation immediately.

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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
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$134 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$134 - US$228 (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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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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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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"Extra needed to get a sea view"
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"Sea view rooms on Floors 1 & 2 could be okay. Parking is limited and unlikely to be increased."
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"Always go for a seaview!"
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"Sea view a must"
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