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    Hotel Riviera

    5 West Cliff Gardens, Bournemouth BH2 5HL, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good27%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “west cliff” (20 reviews)
    “sea view” (27 reviews)
    “on arrival” (21 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    Accessible rooms
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 278 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    First impressions were not good which was a pity (please read on). Visited this establishment for 5 nights during a conference visit to Bournemouth. On arrival the washbasin was blocked and there was no hot water. The washbasin problem was solved by my being given...More

    1  Thank bikingeagle
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    we have been stoping at the hotel over six years dont think we will stop any more last year we enjoyed it and booked for this year o k can get over breakfast but to be told dont do evening meal when we had booked...More

    5  Thank bullockstephen10
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I have left a glowing review of the hotel previously, which we have enjoyed for probably over 20 years. However, it was sold last year with planning permission for 16 flats, but bought by someone who said they wanted to keep it as a hotel....More

    3  Thank dawood1960
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My grandparents have been visiting this hotel for over 30 years bringing various extended family with the over the years. My siblings and parents came with them for at least 10 years but have not visited now for some time. We decided that as my...More

    4  Thank niadavies123
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Truly awful place. They hate it if you book with booking dot com and ask you to cancel at every turn. The description says sea views but they ask for more money. Then you find the breakfast is another £20 on top of the £68...More

    7  Thank loggywood
    Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel
    1,534 reviews
    #40 of 67 hotels in Bournemouth
     
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    Hotel Collingwood
    654 reviews
    #9 of 67 hotels in Bournemouth
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$85 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #15 On the Beach Hotel in Bournemouth
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 34
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    • Bournemouth
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    Room & Suite (28)
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    Hotel & Grounds (74)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Roger S
    21 June 2017|
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    Response from alanhicks2016 | Reviewed this property |
    I wasn't aware there was a swimming pool, I never saw one whilst we stayed there, which was only one night
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    hemming1963
    13 February 2017|
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    Response from dawood1960 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, to be honest, I did see a dog there a few years ago, but cannot confirm a recent policy on the subject. They have been taken over last year so you would have to check.
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    sueholsinsun
    2 August 2016|
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    Response from Antitrollpatrol | Reviewed this property |
    There is soap, and shampoo and a handy shower cap - they also offer to provide anything you may need as well. Very helpful.
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    "Upper floors with sea views."
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    "The front facing rooms have excellent views of the sea, which obviously you have to pay extra for."
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