Rivendell Guest House

58 Kings Rd W, Swanage, Dorset, England, BH19 1HR, United Kingdom | Hotel
Prices starting from $70.00
 

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The Jurassic Coast

A travel blog entry by jo.kidd2

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Yet another sunny day....who said it always rains in England! Perhaps I had better keep quiet or it might change! We left our wheat field near Chichester and headed off towards the New Forest which is not new at all as it was created as a royal forest by William l in about 1079 for the royal hunt, mainly of deer. It was created at the expense of more than 20 small hamlets and isolated farmsteads hence it was a 'new' compact area in ...

Dorchester to Musbury 40m. 64k

A travel blog entry by sallyj22

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No chatting at breakfast-- the TV was on. Left at 9.15. Found the way out of town fairly easily--it started uphill on a cross country track through the farmland on a gravel track-rough but no sand-- then followed the little lanes up and up onto the Dorset Downs, to the *********ument at the highest point. It was more ups and downs after the drop down from the top to Bridport. Stopped there for some lunch at Joe's Cafe. I read in the paper about the hailstorms at ...

A Step Too Far?

A travel blog entry by mickadams

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... from where I wanted to be. Someone sent me off in the right direction and I eventually ended up in a village with no sign posts to anywhere, and the map I had not being really helpful. An old lady who was really trying to be helpful kept insisting that while I was in the village that I should visit the grave of Lawrence of Arabia. She was also intensely interested in some bod who did marvellous things with stained glass windows! ...

Hordle to Dorchester. 42m + 12m by train 66k

A travel blog entry by sallyj22

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Lovely breakfast with fruit, Dorset cereals and yoghurt before leaving at 9.30. Took the minor road to Milton on Sea and Mudiford to reach Christchurch-- déjà vu from last year's Stour walk. Reachedy the sea front and was happily cycling along for about a mile, when I came across signs saying no cycling in July and August and a few disgruntled walkers. So, muttering and grunting, I had to ...

Day 2,of the walk. St Bees to Rosthwaite

A travel blog entry by bardon56

... old disuse railway track which we shared with cyclists, leading to Moor Row where we sat and ate our lunch around 12.30pm we continued to walk until we reached Cheator passing a sign Wainrights passage. The next part of the walk I found really taxing walking through the forest plantation and steadily climbing we made our way up a very steep hill of Dent 1155 ft once at the top ther was a pile of stones and some one had placed ...

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This hotel, located on 58 Kings Rd W, Swanage, is near Corfe Castle, Durlston Country Park, Isle of Purbeck Golf Club, and Shell Beach.
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