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    Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Lodge

    91 High Street, Swanage BH19 2LZ, England
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    “main building” (42 reviews)
    “no lift” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

    What an amazing place to stay, my partner and I were driving and took a wrong turn when we found this awesome hotel! Huge inside with so much history, adjacent to the hotel they have a lodge we stayed there bonus our room had balcony...More

    2  Thank Heritage51
    Reviewed 3 June 2015

    I spent one night here whilst walking the coast path. Good central location (5 min walk from the beach) but an oasis of peace and tranquility. Stayed in the Louisa Lodge. Nice, well equipped and clean rooms. Comfortable bed - but a bit too soft...More

    2  Thank Traveller1Exeter
    Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

    This was our second visit to Purbeck House Hotel in Swanage. It's a comfortable hotel ideally located in the centre of Swanage. Accommodation is split between the main house and Louisa Lodge. On both occasions we've stayed in the main house. Rooms are a little...More

    Thank tonyiow
    Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

    I stay here regularly working close to Corfe Castle. And is my first choice, it is rare they cannot fit you in. The rooms are very comfortable food excellent especially the cooked breakfast. Staff are all friendly and are keen to make your stay as...More

    1  Thank Mick B
    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    I took my 87 year old mum here with me for a few days 'getaway' after my Dad died recently.We had a very relaxing time in this beautiful, architecturally interesting, well run hotel, with excellent friendly staff and lovely food.The dining room is an old...More

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    Mortons House Hotel
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    • US$143 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 38
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    • Dorset >
    • Isle of Purbeck >
    • Swanage
    • Also Known As
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    • Purbeck House Hotel And Louisa Lodge ,
    • Purbeck Hotel Louisa
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    No , many years ago with past owners they were allowed but alas no longer, such a shame
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    "Do not stay in Louisa Lodge unless you want to holiday in a care home ( you won't get the care though)"
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