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    The Bankes Arms Hotel

    23 East Street | Corfe Castle, Corfe Castle BH20 5ED, England
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    Traveller (18)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (20)
    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good34%
    • Average6%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible8%
    Travellers talk about
    “the pub” (13 reviews)
    “avocado salad” (3 reviews)
    “scotch egg” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Meeting Rooms
    Dry Cleaning
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 132 reviews

    Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

    We are a family with 5 children between the ages of 2 and 9....and everyone had a great experience. The food was great with an extensive and intetesting kids menu as well as a top notch main menu. There was a wide range of drinks...More

    1  Thank Matt S
    Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 6 September 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We are delighted that you had such a great experience and all of your comments will be passed onto all of the staff. We cater for everyone in the family and are happy...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

    Went for dinner with family (children 9 & 11). Right in the middle of Corfe. Nice atmosphere. The garden looked good but we ate inside. Food was good with everyone enjoying there meal. Dog friendly. Would go again.More

    1  Thank richardandie
    Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 22 August 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed the ambience and the beautiful setting of Corfe Castle village. I will pass your comments about the food onto the kitchen as they work very hard to...More

    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    Popped in for a pint - very expensive!!!!!!absolute rip off beer prices- Although great view from garden of corfe castle and train station. On the plus side my daughter had a nice meal from the kids menu which was well priced.More

    1  Thank Luke P
    Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 22 August 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We are glad that your daughter enjoyed her meal. In relation to the prices we are the cheapest bar for a lint of beer in Corfe Castle and are considered good value for...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    We managed to get dinner here at short notice during the busy holiday period. After finding many places full, Bankes Arms let us have a table for four over the phone en route. The food was as usual, very tasty. I had their speciality Chicken...More

    Thank AMallabar
    Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 20 August 2017

    Thank you for taking time to review your visit with us. Thank you for your feedback and it was myself who you spoke to. We are glad that you enjoyed the taste and flavours of the food as we would not want to compromise on...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    My husband and I went to this hotel as unfortunately the initial pub we went to , the oven had broken down. We were greeted by a lady behind the bar who spoke to a male and started by saying "can you help these two"...More

    1  Thank Andrea W
    Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 20 August 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. At present there are no overnight guests as the rooms are being refurbished. I will discuss your feedback with the chef and ensure that more peas are put on the plate. The chips...More

    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$54 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Dorset >
    • Isle of Purbeck >
    • Corfe Castle
    • Also Known As
    • Bankes Arms Hotel ,
    • Bankes Arms Corfe Castle
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    Traveller (18)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (20)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (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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