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Best Swanage hotels

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Most recommended Swanage hotels

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Arbour House B&B - Swanage - Bedroom
Arbour House B&B
9.1 Wonderful
£140+
£140+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Grand Hotel Swanage - Swanage - Restaurant
Grand Hotel Swanage
8 Very Good
£206+
£206+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
£122+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
The Pines Hotel
8.6 Very Good
£219+
£219+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Hotel Du Vin Poole
8.3 Very Good
£193+
£193+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
£135+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Railway Cottage
8.5 Very Good
£91+
£91+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Knoll House
7.8 Good
£160+
£160+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Robertsbrook Guest House
9.1 Wonderful
£106+
£106+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

Top Swanage hotels with parking

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Tregonholme Hotel - Bournemouth
Tregonholme Hotel
8.9 Very Good
£120+
£120+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Washington House Hotel - Bournemouth
Washington House Hotel
8.6 Very Good
£137+
£137+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Derby Manor
9.1 Wonderful
£179+
£179+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Applewood Hotel
8.4 Very Good
£117+
£117+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Denewood Hotel
8.6 Very Good
£72+
£72+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
The Green House
8.7 Very Good
£165+
£165+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

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Good to know

Low season

December

High season

August

Average price (weeknight)

£93

Average price (weekend night)

£118
Cheapest month to stay with an average 40% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 37% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hotel in Swanage

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Top tips for finding 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 hotels in Swanage in December and February.
  • 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 Wednesday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 32 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Swanage hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Swanage found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was £62, while the most expensive was £213.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Swanage for 2 days.
  • If you need to find a hotel in Swanage that can offer business facilities, then you have a few options, such as Grand Hotel Swanage and The Pines Hotel. Both of them can offer excellent business facilities and conference room spaces, fully equipped with modern technology and audio-visual equipment.
  • Looking for a luxury stay but travelling on a budget? Then look no further than Rivendell Guest House, which can offer luxurious facilities at an excellent price, perfect for budget travellers. This accommodation is located just a short walk from the high street as well as the main beach.
  • For easy access to bars and restaurants, it’s worth staying at The Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Lodge. This elegant hotel is in a quiet area of Swanage, but it's still within walking distance of some of the best restaurants and bars in town. So, you have the best of both worlds, close to the action but far enough away to get a peaceful night’s sleep when you get back.
  • 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

  • Which is a recommended budget hotel close to the train station?

    Railway Cottage is a budget hotel, a lovely guesthouse that is only about a 5min walk away from Swanage’s historic train station. Here you will find comfortable lodgings at affordable prices. There’s also Rookery Guest House. It’s located a little further away, around a 15min walk, but it’s close to the beach and offers excellent rooms for a budget price.

  • What are the top hotels in Swanage that offer spa services?

    Grand Hotel Swanage is located right on the beach and offers a range of luxurious amenities, including a spa with a sauna, steam room and hot tub. Meanwhile, Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Lodge, a beautiful hotel in a quiet area of Swanage, also has excellent spa facilities, as well as a jacuzzi and sauna room.

  • When is the best time to visit Swanage? 

    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.

  • Where is the best area to stay in Swanage? 

    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.

  • What outdoor activities are there in Swanage? 

    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.

  • Where is the best place to stay in Swanage when visiting the Jurassic Coast?

    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.

  • What are the best hotels near Swanage Beach?

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

  • How much does a hotel cost in Swanage?

    Although the average price for a double room in Swanage is £200, £74 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Swanage for tonight?

    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 £74. We also found 3-star hotels from £74 and 4-star hotels from £100.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Swanage?

    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

  • How can I find hotels near me?

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

  • Are there Swanage hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Swanage that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Arbour House B&B, Knoll House and Robertsbrook Guest House.

Where to stay in Swanage?

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