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Swanage Tourist Information Centre

Shore Road | The Whitehouse, Swanage BH19 1LB, England
+44 1929 422885
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Helpful, friendly advice

Very friendly and informative about local walks and information up to date about tides and weather... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Margaret E
Canterbury, United Kingdom
All the information you need on Swanage and Dorset - Very Helpful staff.

All the information you need on Swanage, the surrounding area and Dorset - Very Helpful staff. Also... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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Shore Road | The Whitehouse, Swanage BH19 1LB, England
+44 1929 422885
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly and informative about local walks and information up to date about tides and weather. Altogether helpful with local knowledge.

Thank Margaret E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the information you need on Swanage, the surrounding area and Dorset - Very Helpful staff. Also has a small amount of goods for sale. Some of the attraction leaflets give discounts so worth the visit just to save money. Based on the sea front...More

Thank aims1968
Management response:

Many thanks for reviewing our service, and your lovely feedback. We are thrilled you had a wonderful time in Swanage, and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Best wishes from the Visitor Services Team.

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Not much info when closed . Not sure if it is open jn High Season (whenever that is) but don't rely on getting any info here.

Thank BobbyHollies
Reviewed 2 November 2016

On 31st October we went to the Information Centre to find it closed due to refurbishment. Notice said it was temporarily relocating to the Town Hall on 2nd November. We went to the town hall on 3rd November but couldn't see any sign. We went...More

Reviewed 21 September 2016

I booked a beach hut for 3 days at the Tourist Information Office on Shore Road. I needed a big one with access for a Pram the Staff were very friendly and helpful. The Centre is right on sea front and has plenty of maps...More

Thank yvonneblagden
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Took the opportunity to visit this TIC and as on previous visits, staff find it difficult to appear friendly and welcoming. A shame really when their job is to promote the area!

Thank GV53
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We were wanting information on local walks in the surrounding area. Found this to be non existent.. If you are hoping for information relating to anywhere further than a 1 mile radius of the town centre then do your own research. staff not helpful or...More

1  Thank pollardk2016
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Situated right on the seafront, no parking in summer months, but the staff are excellent, nothing is to much trouble.

Thank doddflier640
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I used the centre twice on a visit to Swanage during the carnival week. Both times the staff - of which there were two or three - just sat there. No effort to say hello even when I went right up to the counter. When...More

1  Thank davidj20162016
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I've used the Swanage Tourist info twice in last couple of days, and they have been helpful and knowledgeable, even when I threw them a wide ball question!

2  Thank AuntDi61
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