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Purbeck's largest town, SWANAGE, is a traditional seaside resort with a pleasant sandy beach and an ornate town hall. The town's station is the southern terminus of the Swanage Steam Railway (April– Oct daily; Nov, Dec & mid-Feb to March Sat & Sun; £7.50 all day; Tel:01929/425800, Web: www.swanagerailway.co.uk ), which runs for six miles to Norden, just north of Corfe Castle. On foot, you can walk north out of Swanage, past the Foreland promontory to the broad sweep of Studland Bay. Its most northerly stretch, Shell Bay, is a magnificent beach of icing-sugar sand backed by a remarkable …
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Purbeck House Hotel

Nestled in extensive gardens in the centre of Swanage, this unique family-run hotel combines the atmosphere of a traditional country house with all the amenities of a modern hotel. The 38 ...

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Downs In Swanage (The)

Located behind the Prince Albert Gardens in Swanage, The Downs beautiful patch of grassland that is maintained by the town council, perfect to get in touch with nature.