hotel in swanage dorset

About us

The Grand Hotel, Swanage is a classic Victorian seaside hotel that nestles in the heart of the beautiful Isle of Purbeck and dates back to 1898. It commands spectacular views across Swanage Bay and Peveril Point. Many of its rooms and public areas take advantage of these delightful views, where one can relax enjoying a drink, read complimentary newspapers and magazines or even fall asleep!

Comprising 30 en-suite bedrooms with Flat screen Televisions and Tea/coffee making facilities. Some of the bedrooms have stunning views across the bay. Free Fibre Optic Wi Fi is available throughout the Hotel and in the Gardens. A passenger lift serves all floors including lower ground floor where there are full spa and leisure facilities. On summer days the delightful garden is an ideal place to soak up the sun, enjoy a drink, lunch or afternoon Cream Tea. It also provides direct access to our private beach and beach cafe.

The Burlington Spa & Fitness Club provides full leisure facilities including heated indoor plunge pool, jacuzzi, sauna and gym with extensive range of cardiovasular machines and weight room for fitness enthusiasts. For those that just wish to relax our Beauty Therapists offer a wide range of treatments (booking essential).

The Coast Restaurant offers fine A La Carte cuisine. The evening meal uses the finest of fresh local produce to give exciting and innovative cuisine indulging the palate in mouth-watering delights. An extensive Bar Menu is also available during the evening and at lunch time. Relax in the afternoon with our delicious home-made Dorset Apple Cake or traditional Dorset Cream Tea.