The Grand Hotel nestles in the heart of the beautiful Isle of Purbeck, commanding a majestic situation providing a most spectacular view across Swanage Bay and Peveril Point. Many of the rooms and public areas take advantage of these delightful views, where you can relax enjoying a drink, read complimentary newspapers and magazines. All 30 bedrooms are individually decorated complementing the ambience of a time gone by.
A lift serves all floors including lower ground where there are full leisure facilities.All bedrooms are individually styled and furnished in keeping with the ambience of the surroundings, some of which enjoy wonderful seaviews. Rooms also offer; tea and coffee making facilities, colour television, hairdryers and telephones.The Restaurant offers fine cuisine, using only the best of fresh local produce to give exciting and innovative cuisine indulging the palate in mouth watering delight. Also there is an extensive bar list on offer in addition to the restaurant menu.
The Cocktail Lounge offers a cosy view of the bay and is equipped with deep comfortable sofas where guests can sit back and enjoy all there is to offer, including a large variety of beers, lagers, ciders and keg bitter. Also a large selection of red and white wines, plus sparkling wine and champagne.Burlington Health and Fitness Club located on the lower ground floor of the hotel includes a plunge pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, aerobics machines and extensive weight room, which are free of charge for guests to use. Also there is an array of holistic and traditional massage along with a complete selection of beauty treatments are offered by fully qualified masseurs and beauticians.
Aerobics classes for different age groups take place throughout the week (please check for times and availability), and the ping pong table is always ready to use.Dorset and the Isle of Purbeck offer so many great days out, if your feeling adventurous you can enjoy rolling down a hill in a giant inflatable plastic ball (a Zorb), hiking along the renowned Jurassic coast line, visiting the many historic sites and landmarks, or tasting the award-winning Chococo chocolate at their factory and shop located minutes away in the town centre. Also Poole and Bournemouth are just a short distance. The most difficult thing will be deciding where to go first.
PLEASE NOTE CHECK IN ON SUNDAYS IS 3:00PM
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Swanage area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
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Worth Matravers, St Nicholas Church - 3.9 miles (Historic Church)
Corfe Castle, St Edward the Martyr Church - 4.6 miles (Historic Church)
Corfe Castle - 4.6 miles (Castle)
Brownsea Island - 4.8 miles (Countryside)
St Aldhelm's Chapel - 5.2 miles (Historic Church)
Compton Acres - 6 miles (Garden)
Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum - 7.7 miles (Museum)
Lulworth Castle - 11 miles (Historic House)
East Lulworth, St Andrew's Church - 11.1 miles (Historic Church)
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