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    Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel

    West Hill Road | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5PH, England
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$188
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          Overview
          • Excellent67%
          • Very good25%
          • Average6%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Self-Serve Laundry
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday

          After having stayed elsewhere in Bournemouth we arrived at The Connaught and received a very warm welcome. As we arrived earlier than expected the receptionist said that she would ring us as soon as housekeeping had prepared our room. Great location for both the beach...More

          Thank Karen H
          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          Enjoyed up to when we where told by staff we had lied about our booking. We explained we called there reception staff after booking on line and was told it's absolutely fine to have our one year old child in a travel cot in our...More

          2  Thank Private1981
          Reviewed 3 days ago

          We only stayed for one night and was very pleasant as the weather was good we ate outside food portions good and cooked nice we had a balcony room with aircon which was good hotel very clean and staff very polite

          Thank DavidBurgess404
          Reviewed 4 days ago

          Booked in for 2 nights little unsure of what to expect but the stay far exceeded our expectations. We ate in both restaurants and the second night we were lucky enough to eat outside the food in both was very very good. Both mornings tables...More

          Thank LeapyLee
          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          We decided to have a last minute break at this hotel as the weather looked good and it had been at least twenty years since our last stay! The hotel was always good and continues to be so. Obviously updated and very friendly staff who...More

          Thank Barbara B
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Spa
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Spa
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$129 - US$236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Spa Hotel in Bournemouth
          • #1 Business Hotel in Bournemouth
          • #1 Romantic Hotel in Bournemouth
          • #2 Luxury Hotel in Bournemouth
          • #2 Family Hotel in Bournemouth
          • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Bournemouth
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 54
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          • Dorset >
          • Bournemouth
          • Also Known As
          • Best Western Bournemouth ,
          • Bournemouth Best Western
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          Traveller (282)
          Room & Suite (238)
          Dining (51)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Jayne G
          Do the rooms have a small fridge?
          22 June 2017|
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          Response from Martin L | Reviewed this property |
          No the rooms don't have a fridge..Martin
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          lee m
          Hi is there a outdoor swimpool ? And is sun terrace sunloungers ect ? Thanks
          12 April 2017|
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          Response from nic_boni | Reviewed this property |
          Hi... sorry for late reply, and I can't help I'm afraid I didn't look because our stay was brief and we loved the indoor pool and spa... sorry
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          Dennis A
          are there gluten free options in all dining venues
          3 April 2017|
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          Response from pkirby246 | Reviewed this property |
          I'm sure there were gluten free breakfast items, best bet is to phone or email hotel and double check.
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          "Balcony room"
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          "A lot of third Floor rooms have balconys"
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          "Request a room in the main hotel with a balcony. Room 50 was excellent!"
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          "rooms overlooking the courtyard are generally quieter, go for a higher spec room as the extra is worth it."
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