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The garden from the house
View of conservatory from living room
Living area-view from entrance way
Living Room-view from conservatory
refrigerator, freezer
The kitchen with washer, dryer, microwave, dish washer
Hallway to Bedroom
Double bedroom
Bathroom
Bath and shower
Swanage Gig Rowing Race
Open Rowing for all
Open rowing for anyone in Swanage Bay
Open rowing to Old Harry Rocks
On beach 100m from cottage
Swanage Steam Railway 300m away
Swanage railway approaching Corfe Castle
Walking to Corfe Castle
Walking To Tyneham
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Swanage, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, England

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Jonathan...
1 review
“Convenient Location (mobility impaired), Well Equiped, Excellent.”
Reviewed 30 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Our reason for choosing was the location - and we were not disappointed. Ground floor with everything nearby - seafront, shops, restaurants, buses, taxis. End of pier to catch a boat is further, but plenty of benches on route!

Pleasant, secluded courtyard garden. Conservatory would be a good refuge if it rained.
The property was a real 'homefromhome' very well equipped to a high standard, plenty of storage space and thoughtful extras. Wouldn't hesitate to rebook in future.

Met by Ian and Jane who were very welcoming and provided tea / biscuits on arrival. They are on hand if needed but are not intrusive.

Car park permit available if needed, but be aware property is not accessible by car and unsuitable for wheelchair access. Not a problem if arranged for someone to pick you up as near library so easy to find.

Caught open top bus from Bournemouth station (combined bus/rail tickets available) - really felt the holiday had got underway. The 275 bus route to Wareham via Kimmeridge is a secret 'must do' scenic gem, a trip recommended, shame its only once a week! Walkers might find it useful.

Compton Acres worth a visit (buses 50/52).
Durlston Country Park easy to get to (bus 5), castle, views, restaurant - but if you wander too far benches are in short supply!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
22 Oct 2014
A gracious and perceptive commentary! Thanks!
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Studley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013
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Liked best: Perfect location, centre of town but totally peaceful
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
19 Jun 2013
Dear Brenda: We very much appreciate your kindly review of the cottage, which will help us a lot in future.Thanks again! Jane and Ian
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Ashby-de-la-Zouch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2012 for a stay in August 2012
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Liked best: location
Liked least: 70's decor and furnishings and un-useable single beds in the conservatory
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
13 Sep 2014
Since May 2014 the cottage has been completely redecorated and updated. See below!
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2012 for a stay in August 2012

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Bedding
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 35-49
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Recommended for:
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