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    Knoll House Hotel

    Studland Bay, Swanage BH19 3AH, England
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    • Excellent55%
    • Very good23%
    • Average9%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible8%
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    “enid blyton” (12 reviews)
    “outdoor pool” (11 reviews)
    “family hotel” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Fitness centre
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
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    Tennis Court
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Quirky in a good way, friendly ,cosy ,relaxing. Stayed here on a dinner bed and breakfast loved the feel the building the story the Enid Blyton connection. Beautiful situation ideal for walking or just gazing at the sea. it exceeded my expectation in a good...More

    Thank Johnniegun1
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Another Secret Escapes offer which didn't disappoint! We'd driven past this hotel a few times previously and had been meaning to try it for ages. As amply described elsewhere, the hotel has a very special "quirky" feel to it which perhaps epitomises its individuality. At...More

    Thank Philip H
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    It is very hard to explain the experience of staying at the Knoll House Hotel. I think quirky and eclectic still don’t really give you a clue what to expect. As previously mention the whole hotel has a feel of a 1950s holiday camp, however...More

    Thank Samantha H
    Response from Amy S, General Manager at Knoll House HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Samantha H Thank you for your review The bar indeed doesn't open until 5pm due to the Bistro being open 12noon until 5pm, I am sorry if your request was not fully executed to our usual standard. Yes we do try to maintain the...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    As a previous writer described the hotel as quirky I am inclined to agree. Whe we turned up it at first appeared to be what one would expect a holiday camp to be. When checking in we were warmly and professionally welcomed. It was dated...More

    Thank BC600
    Response from Amy S, General Manager at Knoll House HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear BC600 Thank you for taking the time to review Knoll House and we are so pleased that you enjoyed the quirkiness, we hope to welcome you again to Knoll House Kind Regards Tracy Tennant General Manager

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We booked this as a Secret Escape, and I was impressed with the value for money which was better than other SEs I have had. It's a slightly-outdated-and-therefore-charming grand, old, typical English hotel, slightly faded glory but still very well kept with big social areas,...More

    Thank Johanna B
    Response from Amy S, General Manager at Knoll House HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Johanna B Thank you for a lovely review and for appreciating the charm that Knoll House offers We do hope that you visit us again soon Regards Tracy Tennant General Manager

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    • Isle of Purbeck >
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    • Studland Bay
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    "sea view rooms are fabulous"
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    "We stayed in the main building but there are many motel type options."
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    "Poor/no internet coverage the further from reception you get"
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