Cheap Hotels in Swanage
Overlooking Swanage Bay and the Jurassic Coast, this YHA hostel is 250 metres from Swanage’s Blue Flag sandy beach. It offers affordable accommodation, free parking, a restaurant and laundry facilities. The majority of rooms contain bunk beds. Each morning cooked English and continental breakfasts are available at an extra cost, whilst the restaurant offers traditional meals throughout the day. Guests have use of self-catering kitchen facilities and packed lunches are also available. Guests can relax in the impressive lounge, which boasts wood-panelled walls, luxurious sofas and a huge chandelier. There is also a selection of games, a TV and Wi-Fi access is available in all public areas of YHA Swanage. The Victorian Pier and Swanage Steam railway are both within a 10-minute walk of the YHA Swanage. This beautiful coastal town has a good selection of cafes, restaurants and shops.
Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.
Near Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre
Set in a cobbled courtyard down a quiet lane in Swanage town centre, Town Hall Lodge offers fresh local produce in its varied breakfast menu between February and mid-October. The Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage Site, and the sandy beach are 5 minutes’ walk away. Free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV with a DVD player, and an en suite bathroom with underfloor heating are featured in each room at Town Hall. Swanage’s heritage steam railway and the Mowlem Theatre can be reached in a 5-minute walk, with restaurants and pubs even closer. The Victorian Pier is less than 10 minutes’ walk away. Just a 10-minute drive from Town Hall Lodge is Corfe Castle, a quaint village with castle ruins.
Featuring free WiFi, Rivendell Guest House offers family run accommodation in Swanage, 8 km from Corfe Castle. Rooms include a flat-screen TV and DVD player. Some units have a seating area for your convenience. You will find a kettle in the room. All rooms have a private bathroom. Extras include free toiletries and a hairdryer. Bournemouth Airport is 21 km from the property.
Near Swanage Beach
Located in Swanage, 500 metres from the beach, Arbour House B&B features free WiFi access and free private parking. Each room comes with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and DVD player. All rooms have a seating area where you can relax. Enjoy a cup of tea while looking out at the garden or town. The rooms come with a private bathroom. Extras include free toiletries and a hair dryer. The nearest airport is Bournemouth Airport, 21 km from Arbour House B&B.
Near Swanage Beach
Railway Cottage Hotel
Near Swanage 18 Hole Pitch and Putt
Vernon Lodge Hotel
Located in Swanage, Vernon Lodge is within a 15-minute drive of Corfe Castle and Swanage Beach. This bed & breakfast is 12.2 mi (19.7 km) from Bournemouth Beach and 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from Bournemouth International Centre. This smoke-free bed & breakfast features rock climbing nearby, snorkeling nearby, and surfing/boogie boarding nearby. Recreational activities include kayaking nearby, sailing nearby, and scuba diving nearby. Free self parking is available onsite. Make yourself at home in one of the 2 guestrooms.
Robertsbrook Guest House Hotel
Located in Swanage, Robertsbrook Guest House is within a 15-minute drive of Corfe Castle and Swanage Beach. This 4-star bed & breakfast is 12 mi (19.4 km) from Bournemouth Beach and 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from Bournemouth International Centre. Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and wedding services. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Breakfast is available daily for a fee. Make yourself at home in one of the 5 guestrooms.
Hotels in Swanage
If you're looking for sandy beaches, spectacular sea views and a buzzing little town with a charming village feel, Swanage is your ideal destination with everything you need for a great trip away.
Set a short drive from Poole on the Isle of Purbeck peninsula in Dorset, Swanage is a rare gem of a destination with lots to do and see right on the doorstep and a lovely, relaxed atmosphere all year round.
Originally a little port and fishing town, Swanage developed rapidly during Victorian times as both a centre for quarrying and a favourite holiday hotspot, and it's easy to see why. Close by are some of the most iconic and breathtaking sights in England, the chalk coastal hills of Ballard Down and Old Harry Rocks, and there are lovely wide sandy beaches to stretch out on.
Things to do
Swanage perfectly blends an unspoiled village feel with lively little eateries and venues, so you really can get the best of both worlds during your stay.
Grand Victorian buildings in the town hint at its illustrious past as a popular 19th-century tourist resort, with the ornate Town Hall being just one example. And the Swanage Lighthouse is from the same era.
There's always something going on in this bustling little place too, so it's worth checking out what's happening during your stay. Music events are hosted regularly, and the annual carnival is one of the best times to visit Swanage.
To get a bit of a cultural fix, you can head off to the quaint L'Artishe Gallery and Studio, or go to the Swanage Museum & Heritage Centre to find out more about the town's local history. And to explore the countryside and soak up those stunning sea views, head off to Durlston Country Park.
Places to eat and stay
The town is packed with great little eateries and lovely hotels, so you'll feel right at home in no time. To give you a little inspiration, The Corner Restaurant is good for British food in a classy setting, Cauldron Bistro is a relaxed spot for a bite to eat, Chococo is a charming café, and if you're after a traditional pub, pop into The Globe Inn.
When it comes to choosing a Swanage hotel, you'll be spoiled for choice. Lots have beautiful sea views, and there are plenty of options to suit your budget. Popular places worth checking out include The Pines Hotel, Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Lodge and the Grand Hotel Swanage.
Frequently asked questions about Hotels in Swanage
What are the most booked hotels in Swanage?The best hotels to stay in Swanage are Town Hall Lodge, YHA Swanage and Grand Hotel Swanage.
What is the lowest price for a double room in Swanage?YHA Swanage in Swanage offers one night in a double room at the price of £49.
If I want to stay in the center of Swanage, which hotels shall I consider?Town Hall Lodge, Rivendell Guest House and YHA Swanage are located in the central neighborhood of Swanage.
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