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All reviewsfreshly baked breadmini fridgesteep hillwarm welcomefull englishbreakfast menuonly stayed one nighthigh streetcomfortable roomperfect hostscooked to perfectionnothing is too much troublevisiting swanageexcellent breakfasttop floorsilent fridgebottled water
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As a returning visitor it's always a treat to get a few nights here! A true little gem in Swanage - warm and homely inside and really great breakfasts! My husband is a very tough critic of the full English but he gave it 10/10!...More

Thank Claire S
Response from Clare_House, Owner at Clare HouseResponded 3 days ago

Hi Claire, thank you so much for being one of our "regulars" and thank you for taking the time to give us such a lovely review. Hopefully we will see you again soon. Regards Dianne.

Reviewed 4 days ago

Spent another 5 nights at Clare House in Swanage. It is a delightful bed and breakfast house and truly deserving of 5 stars. Dianne and `Alan are great hosts and always friendly and helpful. The breakfasts are excellent and there are lots of choices, to...More

Thank Mary R
Response from Clare_House, Owner at Clare HouseResponded 3 days ago

Hi Mary and Mike, thank you once again for taking the time to give Clare House a lovely review, it was a delight, as always to have you both stay with us. I do hope we will see you again soon. Best regards. Dianne &...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So me and my boyfriend stayed in Swanage for the first time ever as we have never stayed out of Kent or London really so it was lovely turning up to such a beautiful little town. Me personally, I am a hotel kind of person...More

Thank Danielle T
Response from Clare_House, Owner at Clare HouseResponded 3 days ago

Hi Danielle, thank you so much for your lovely review of Clare House, it was kind of you to take the time. Your feedback is helpful, for us and our cleaning staff. I am so sorry we missed the tiny little piece of toothpaste on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked 2 days away with my partner to attend the diesel gala in Swanage. Clare House is a fantastic find, just off high street up a small hill, parking is free outside but if none outside, can drop cases off and then take car further...More

Thank boroelaine
Response from Clare_House, Owner at Clare HouseResponded 1 week ago

Hi Elaine, thank you so much for taking the time to give Clare House such a lovely review. It was an absolute delight to have you both stay with us Alan and I would love to see you both again. Dianne

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clare House's location was excellent - centre of Swanage. 6 mins walk to the old station/where the buses arrive and leave from. The room and amenities were perfect with little extras. Most wonderful was the proprietor. Warm, friendly, welcoming, helpful and adapted to our specific...More

Thank Helena G
Response from Clare_House, Owner at Clare HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Helena, thank you for taking the time to give Clare House such a splendid review. It was delight to have you both stay. I hope we will see you both sometime in the future. Dianne

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