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In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk

Purbeck House Hotel

3 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSwanage Pier9 min walk
    Popular LocationDurlston Country Park12 min walk
    Popular LocationSwanage 18 Hole Pitch and Putt14 min walk
    AirportBournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.)57 min drive

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Superior Double Room, Courtyard View

5/5 guest room rating
  • 194 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Double Room, Annex Building

5/5 guest room rating
  • 161 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior Double Room, 1 Bedroom, Ocean View

5/5 guest room rating
  • 194 sq ft
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Annex Building

5/5 guest room rating
  • 161 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Standard Double Room, Ensuite

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • 161 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Single Room, Ensuite

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • 129 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

About this area

Swanage

Located in Swanage, Purbeck House Hotel is in the city centre and on the waterfront. Sandbanks Beach is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Swanage Beach and Bournemouth Beach. Oceanarium and The Square are also worth visiting. Looking to get your feet wet? Waterskiing, parasailing and windsurfing adventures can be found near the property. Guests love the hotel's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Swanage Beach - 6 min walk
  • Swanage Pier - 9 min walk
  • Durlston Country Park - 12 min walk
  • Swanage 18 Hole Pitch and Putt - 14 min walk
  • Great Globe - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Swanage Station - 4 min walk
  • Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.) - 97 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bar 1875 — 1 min walk
  • Chilled Red - 4 min walk
  • The Fish Plaice - 4 min walk
  • Java Independent Coffee House - 4 min walk
  • Chococo - 4 min walk

About this property

Purbeck House Hotel

3-star Bayside hotel, walk to Swanage Beach
This smoke-free hotel features a bar/lounge, coffee/tea in a common area and conference space. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include dry cleaning, laundry facilities and wedding services. All 38 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and iPod docks. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find LED TVs with digital channels, and other amenities include room service and coffee makers.
Purbeck House Hotel offers 38 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and a safe. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 26-inch LED televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers and hairdryers.

This Swanage hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking available only on request
  • Free secured, uncovered self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Bulgarian
  • English
  • French
  • Romanian

Business services

  • Conference space
  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 26-inch LED TV
  • Digital channels
  • iPod dock

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 1 March 2021 to 17 May 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

Property is also known as

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Purbeck House Hotel Swanage
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4.4
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 84 out of 160 reviews
5 - Excellent 52%
Rating 4 - Good. 58 out of 160 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 16 out of 160 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 160 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 160 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
A very much traditional hotel, high ceilings and m
Lovely friendly staff from reception to catering
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good location Nice brekky Clean room Good shower Nice reception
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Amenities
No restaurant on site. It was explained beforehand but a restaurant would be helpful for residents.
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
Lovely old building but in need of a bit of updating looking a bit tired
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2020