Swanage hotels

Search hundreds of travel sites at once for hotels in Swanage

Swanage, ENG, United Kingdom
20 Oct — 21 Oct2
Swanage, ENG, United Kingdom
Wed 20/10
Thu 21/10

Good to know

Low season

MarchCheapest month to stay with an average 45% drop in price.

High season

AugustMost expensive month to stay with an average 14% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

£82Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

£103Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Best Swanage hotels

Most recommended Swanage hotels

Show all

How much is a Swanage hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

3 stars

4 stars and above

When to book cheap hotels in Swanage?

Price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
Average nightly price per month
Average nightly price

Top tips for finding perfect Swanage hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Swanage, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Swanage in March and July.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Swanage if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Swanage found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was £30, while the most expensive was £225.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Swanage for 3 days.
  • To fully enjoy the beaches of Swanage, book accommodation through KAYAK located close to the coast, such as The Sandhaven guest house, which is less than half a mile away and just a few minutes' walk.
  • KAYAK offers a range of accommodation options in Swanage geared towards families, like the Limes Hotel, which offers affordable and convenient family rooms and also allows pets.
  • For amazing views, we recommend staying in a hotel with views of Swanage Bay and Pevril Point. The Grand Hotel Swanage offers great views of both, as well as a garden to relax in and a private beach area.
  • If you are interested in taking the Swanage Railway, you can reach it easily from centrally located accommodation options like Rivendell Guest House. Taking the steam train from Swanage Railway to Corfe Castle for a day trip is one of the area's top attractions.
  • We recommend staying at the Southover Bed and Breakfast if you are visiting Swanage and interested in hiking, as it is located within walking distance of both Durlston Country Park and Townsend Nature Reserve.
  • Enjoy a unique stay in Swanage by booking a stay at one of the campsites or glamping locations available through KAYAK. Swanage Caravan offers garden views and is a popular choice for families during the summer months.
  • For a romantic weekend away, consider booking premium accommodation through KAYAK, for example Swanage Haven Boutique Guest House, which is an adults-only hotel that is great for celebrating a special occasion.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Swanage

  • Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Swanage. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • KAYAK users like staying at Grand Hotel Swanage, Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Lodge and Yha Swanage when looking for a hotel in close proximity to Swanage Beach.

  • As Swanage is a coastal town, we recommend visiting in the summer months to take advantage of Swanage beach, which has a Victorian pier and plenty of amusements, making it ideal for families. You can also filter your search by hotels with swimming pools, like the Grand Hotel Swanage, which is a great pick to help you stay cool in the summer.

  • As Swanage is a small coastal town, it’s easy to get around on foot. However, if you want to ensure you are within walking distance of all the restaurants, the coast and train station, we recommend staying as near to the high street as possible. Purbeck House Hotel is located on the high street, so you’ll be in close proximity to all the attractions.

  • Swanage is a great place to visit for those who love the outdoors and a popular option for those interested in water sports, hiking and cycling. Look for accommodation options located by the coast and in the countryside, such as The Pines Hotel, a beachfront hotel located at the top of a cliff.

  • Southover Bed and Breakfast is located on the edge of the town, making it a popular choice of accommodation for visiting the Jurrasic Coast. The hotel is half a mile away from the UNESCO World Heritage Site, and you can reach it by foot in around 10min.

  • Hotel room prices will vary depending on facilities and location. The cheapest double room in Swanage for tonight found in the last 3 hours was £96. We also found 3-star hotels from £96 and 4-star hotels from £162.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Swanage districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Swanage city centre

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Swanage?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Swanage by showing you the exact location of each hotel.