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The Bankes Arms Hotel

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Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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A Boutique Hotel offering fine food and a selection of Real Ales Ciders Spirits Wines and Soft Drinks, Garden and Terrace. We are continuing with our extensive renovation and will be opening our Hotel rooms shortly. Meanwhile we have opened our fully renovated bar and restaurant
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free parking
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
HOTEL CLASS

Location

Full view
75Somewhat walkable
Grade: 75 out of 100
123Restaurantswithin 5 miles
68Attractionswithin 5 miles
212Reviews
32Photos
2Q+A
10Room tips
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We stayed just the one night and loved everything about our stay. The building itself is stunning with amazing views. The staff were all polite and helpful, it was great to experience some good old fashioned customer service. The room was clean and comfortable and the food was
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Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. What a great review and all of your comments will be passed onto the staff who work so hard to make all of it happen. We hope to see you back again soon. Kindest regards, George
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First visit to Studland, and first time at The Bankes Arms. Lovely old pub, very attractive, historical building. Extensive bar menu, with good selection of beers and wine. Pleasant staff, and good service. During the summer, I would expect it to be heaving. The carpark is run
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Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We are glad that you had such a experience and hope that other customers all receive the same, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kindest regards, George
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We stayed for 1 night. We had the Purbeck room which was a great size and has a nice view onto the village. It was clean and looked to have been newly decorated. They have a great choice for breakfast and we had dinner in the pub which has a great atmosphere and good food.
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Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for taking your time to review your visit with us. We are delighted that you had such a positive experience and we hope that you will be back soon for more of the same. Kindest regards, George
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Welcoming, cosy pub on Purbeck Island with large front garden with fantastic views over the sea. Good food choices and real ales. The rooms above the pub and well presented, clean and comfortable and some rooms are dog friendly (as is the pub)
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Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We are delighted that you had such a positive experience and we hope to see you back again soon. Kindest regards, George
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We booked to stay here as my Nephews wedding reception was being held here. From the minute we walked through the door we picked up on the friendly atmosphere. We arrived early so had a drink & some lunch in the bar. We just had sandwiches but they were lovely & well presented.
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Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms Hotel
Responded 4 Feb 2019
Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. The whole team is delighted that you had such a great experience and we are very happy that we helped Becky and Ryan celebrate their big day. We hope to see you back again soon. Kindest regards, George
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Not sure the rooms are open, but it is a dog friendly bar and restaurant.
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"Room top of the stairs on the right is a cracker"
"Only had lunch. Would recommend the salmon."
"Can't comment on other rooms ours was very quiet 2nd floor"
"For a large Party book in advance and if you can pre order with a list of who has what as this will help both you and the team there."
"As far as I know the rooms are not ready yet, we went into the Restaurant"
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PRICE RANGE
US$125 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
bankes arms hotelbankes arms corfe castle
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandIsle of PurbeckCorfe Castle
NUMBER OF ROOMS
8
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