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The Rothesay Hotel

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175 Lymington Rd, Highcliffe, Christchurch BH23 4JS, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ashington, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

My partner has stayed at the Rothesay many times and I can see why she does from my very first visit. The Hotel certainly has a charm of its own with ample parking to the front, I was a bit concerned that our first floor room which overlooked the car-park and the main road would be noisy but my concerns... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

having booked this for our wedding guests the night of our wedding I have to say it ruined the occasion for us newly weds. Issues with with access to the pool, a games room advertised which was a pool table with no cues. Would not recommend children to stay as I didn't feel mine were made at all welcome and... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I only stayed here for one night but I shall definitely return. The hotel was beautiful. The area downstairs was spacious and very nicely decorated. There is a swimming pool which is a bonus and an unexpected surprise. The full English Breakfast was excellent with excellent service. Dee & Michael were excellent hosts, detail that you wouldn't of experienced in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

lovely welcome from China nice bubbly personality complimentary hot drink and home made cake on arrival.stayed in castle suite, very comfortable bed and lovely big room with windows either side , very small en suite.Lovely pool and sauna, requires you to book times you wish to use. not a problem whilst we were here, I expect if you asked you... More 

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Hayes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

A wonderful welcoming family run hotel. Nothing was too much trouble. Great breakfast both the continental and full English. Lovely décor, very tasteful. Large room with good views. The pool was great, we had it to ourselves for an hour, towels provided. Overall a very enjoyable stay, we have already booked to return later this year.

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Some of the rooms have been refurbished since my last visit and they put me in a very 'French' room. It was lovely and I also appreciated the large TV, so many places have a teeny tiny one! I stayed 2 nights and was very comfortable. There is a swimming pool but I haven't tried it as I never seem... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Elegant hotel, friendly welcome with tea and cake, lovely room with 4 poster bed, spotlessly clean, an excellent breakfast and a great location. An oasis of calm, great value and would certainly stay again. The Smiths of Charente, France

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Ideal location and lovely rooms. Great family run guesthouse. If you want to swim go to the beach as the indoor pool is only available at certain times due to the swimming lessons. Would definitely return.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We were a group of 9 people who stayed for a wedding party. 6 adults and 3 children. Although they boast about an indoor heated swimming pool it is largely used by local residents and swimming clubs. Guests have to book a time slot of 1 hour to use the pool when it is available. We could not use it... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

A lovely friendly welcome by the daughter, was shown our room and offered drinks and cake. Room is beautifully decorated and clean. Had use of the pool and all facilities. Breakfast was plentiful and enough choice for all needs. Would definitely return here.

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