Guest house offering bed and breakfast plus evening meals in Swanage, Dorset
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Glenlee Guest House provides bed and breakfast (B&B) or half-board accommodation in Swanage with a friendly, personal touch. It offers evening meals, is licensed, has its own car park and all rooms are en suite with luxurious bedding, fresh flowers, high-definition smart TVs and free Wi-Fi.
The attractive 1930s detached building is set in a tranquil location on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast, opposite putting greens, and is less than a five-minute walk from the beach. The town centre is a ten-minute level stroll along the prom.
4-star Silver Award (VisitEngland)
All rooms en suite
Free Wi-Fi and smart TVs in rooms
10-minute stroll to shops, cafes & pubs
Large lounge with papers & games
Special diets are catered for
Check-in from noon (earlier on request)
Near sandy beach
Peaceful location opposite park
Children aged 3 and above are welcome
Iron and ironing board on request
English and German (Swiss) spoken
No dogs (sorry!)
Relax... in Swanage
Our rooms are tastefully decorated to a high standard and are all en suite with Egyptian cotton bedding, fresh flowers, fast free Wi-Fi, high-def smart TV (offering catch-up services), hot drinks facilities, delicious biscuits, hairdryer, suitcase stand, DAB clock radio, high quality toiletries, fluffy white towels and flannels.
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Glenlee's warm and comfortable lounge provides ample space to unwind with a book, browse the papers and magazines, chat over a drink or play games. And then there's the sun porch for total relaxation. Guests can buy snacks or extra bottles of water from the honesty shop.
We pride ourselves on our home-cooked food made from local produce. Start the day with a delicious breakfast from a wide range of options. Sandwiches can be made to order. Come evening, you can enjoy a glass of wine or a cool beer and tuck into our traditional evening meal (currently including Wednesdays).
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Step through the sun porch from Glenlee's guest lounge and you'll find yourself out on the delightful south-facing patio, surrounded by various blooms and fragrant roses, where you can settle back on one of the loveseats with a refreshing cuppa or glass of wine and look out towards Beach Gardens.
Swanage has one of the cleanest, safest beaches on the South Coast just a five-minute walk from Glenlee. Take a swim, go for a stroll along the restored pier or enjoy a boat trip to view the Jurassic Coast, the new World Heritage Site that starts at Old Harry Rocks near Swanage and ends at Orcombe Point, Devon.
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Early morning yoga may or may not be your thing. However, Glenlee's pretty front garden, with its well-stocked flower beds and neat lawn, provide a immediate oasis of tranquillity where guests can be as energetic – or not – as they like. Or just watch the tennis in the park across the road.