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The Bankes Arms Hotel

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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“the pub”(13 reviews)
“avocado salad”(3 reviews)
“scotch egg”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Airport Transportation
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2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

This is such a well run pub with great service and food. The real ales on tap are well kept and part of a great range of drinks. I had a scotch egg and salad today, which was delicious. The bar food is imaginative and...More

1  Thank Tom E
Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. What fantastic feedback and your comments will be passed onto all of the team both front and back of house to ensure that the whole team see how all of their hard work pays off....More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

The village of Corfe Castle has to be one of the most picturesque places in Dorset - and there is lots of competition for that for that title. Went there for dinner this week - it's not cheap nor is it expensive. It's great value,...More

1  Thank Andrew W
Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a great review. We are all delighted that you had such a positive experience at the bankes. All of the team work so hard to ensure that each customer has the same experience as you and we...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Excellent food lovely attentive staff and good value for money. Have had two lovely meals here this week and cannot fault anything it was all excellent We will be returning before we finish our holiday at the end of the week Such good value for...More

1  Thank linda h
Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. The whole team is delighted that you enjoyed the whole experience. All of your comments will be passed onto all of the staff who work so hard to ensure that every customer is...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We are a family with 5 children between the ages of 2 and 9....and everyone had a great experience. The food was great with an extensive and intetesting kids menu as well as a top notch main menu. There was a wide range of drinks...More

1  Thank Matt S
Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We are delighted that you had such a great experience and all of your comments will be passed onto all of the staff. We cater for everyone in the family and are happy...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner with family (children 9 & 11). Right in the middle of Corfe. Nice atmosphere. The garden looked good but we ate inside. Food was good with everyone enjoying there meal. Dog friendly. Would go again.More

1  Thank richardandie
Response from George P, Owner at The Bankes Arms HotelResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed the ambience and the beautiful setting of Corfe Castle village. I will pass your comments about the food onto the kitchen as they work very hard to...More

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Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$56 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$56 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (18)
Dining (3)
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Kay H
9 January 2017|
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Response from Tinty2 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure the rooms are open, but it is a dog friendly bar and restaurant.
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"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..."
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"As far as I know the rooms are not ready yet, we went into the Restaurant"
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"Cant advise on the rooms as we only had a meal"
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"Did not use the rooms only the pub for lunch."
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