Swanage is brimming with first class hotels. You can stay in any part of the town you wish. Many of the more expensive hotels are overlooking the beach and sea while the cheaper hotels tend to be more inland. One of the most popular Swanage hotels with a sea view is the Grand Hotel.
One exception is The Purbeck House Hotel which is one of the premier hotels in Swanage that is not located near the beach. It has a rich history and is fully documented on the Dorset Towns & Villages vol3 DVD.
There are a few things to consider when booking a hotel in Swanage. If you are booking a family holiday then a hotel which is in a peaceful location and close to all the local attractions would be most suitable.Most of the hotels in Swanage have a full range of amenities.
The hotels which offer the unexpected extras such as room service and laundry services are going to be a little more costly, but you do get what you pay for. Having said that, there are plenty of cheap hotels in Swanage which are more than satisfactory.
When some people return from a holiday in Swanage they like to tell others about their experiences through reviews and testimonials. Look at some of the top hotel review sites and see what other people are saying. Luckily though most of the hotels in Swanage have a very good reputation.
It’s always a good idea to look at the number of AA stars the hotel has, look at the amenities the hotel offers and look at all the other factors mentioned and only then decide on which of the hotels offer the best value for money. Also check for discounts and deals available for the time you wish to visit.
The last factor you should consider when looking for a hotel in Swanage is what transport services the hotel offers and what parking facilities are available. A lot of people forget to check this and get to their hotel only to find they don’t have any private parking for guests. During the summer months parking in Swanage is very hard to find so this is very important.
During the summer months and Christmas period, it is advisable to book in advance because hotels in Swanage fill up quite quickly. You can book all of the best Swanage hotels on TripAdvisor.co.uk. There are plety of other hotels near Swanage in the surrounding area if you find that Swanage is full.