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A Great Escape Guest House

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All reviewssilent fridgefresh milkfiltered waterlittle touchesreal milknothing is too much troublewine glasseswarm welcomeroom was spotlesseach eveningfull englishcooked breakfastan excellent hostjust returned from a night staythought of everythinga wonderful place to staypowerful shower
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

We had a lovely week's stay at this B&B. Sue is very particular with every detail and everywhere was spotless. You choose what you want for breakfast, the night below, from a very varied menu and we were never disappointed with our breakfasts. We had...More

Thank Ian B
Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 12 September 2017

Hello Ian, Thank you very much for your review. We loved having you to stay and I am so glad you enjoyed your time with us. I hope we see you again. Best wishes, Sue

Reviewed 7 September 2017

A very warm and welcoming host, nothing was to much trouble. Room was excellent and was well decorated and very clean, some really nice touches such as wine glasses, fresh milk (and fridge) etc. Convenient to Swanage centre with all the local facilities. Good location...More

Thank Billycat345
Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 8 September 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave your super review. It was a pleasure having you to stay and hope you will visit again. All the best, Sue

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent quiet b&b where nothing is too much bother for the host sue. She is incredibly welcoming, the rooms are very clean and the breakfast could not be of a higher standard. Would highly recommend as the location is only a 5 min wander into...More

Thank Lyn T
Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 1 September 2017

Hello Lyn, Thanks very much for taking the time to leave your review and I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again and good luck with the new addition to your family. All the best, Sue

Reviewed 24 August 2017

What a fantastic B&B, when we booked in April, we knew that it looked good, but on arrival our expectations were surpassed. The attention to detail is fantastic, Sue is so friendly, helpful and attentive but not to the point of being obtrusive. Breakfast was...More

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Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 25 August 2017

Hello Matt and Jack, Thank you for your lovely review and the fabulous thank you card. It was smashing having you both to stay and I'm so glad you enjoyed yourselves. You will always be welcome at A Great Escape - here's to the next...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

Sue's 'A great Escape' really is a great escape from all the stress ... She welcomed us so lovely and we felt like home immediately. We loved our little room which was designed and decorated with so much love and thought. The breakfast, which Sue...More

Thank kiwi_turtle
Response from Sue S, Owner at A Great Escape Guest HouseResponded 21 August 2017

Hello, Thanks so much for your lovely review. It was pleasure having you to stay and I hope you will revisit again sometime. All the best, Sue

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Refrigerator in room
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US$88 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Perhaps not too good for disabled as steps to front door & only one room on 1st floor"
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"All are good, one is ground floor."
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"Stayed in room 3 where bed is a Large Kingsize (comfortable.)"
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"We stayed in room 1 which was lovely"
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