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Dolphins Hotel

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Tregonwell Road, Bournemouth BH2 5NR, England
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Ranked #71 of 146 Bournemouth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
graymole Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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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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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
35 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I only stayed one night for a concert at the BIC. The location is perfect for the BIC, town and the seafront. I received a warm welcome on arrival and found my single room to be warm, clean and comfortable. The generous full English breakfast was very good and included good quality ingredients. I will be happy to stay at... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this hotel for the lovely hospitable couple who own it were warm & friendly . Good size rooms most if them now updated . Breakfast was cooked to order , hearty and good produce . Overall a great place sea & shops on the doorstep . Thanks

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Cheboksary, Russia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had our holiday in Uk and in Bournemouth we stayed in Dolphins hotel. We can recomend them for everyone! They just redecorated some rooms.So bedrooms and bathrooms are very new and modern. Price is really cheap. great location. Owners Elena and Miles are very friendly .They help us quite a lot with everything we need. It was very valuable... More

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Harwich, Essex
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96 reviews 96 reviews
37 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Stayed here for 1 night whilst in Bournemouth to go to a concert at the BIC. Quite a walk from the station so got a yellow bus, which stoppped nearby. The couple who run the hotel are really friendly, they ordered me a taxi for the next morning and also did my breakfast early (lovely veggie cooked breakfast, toast &... More

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Richmond-upon-Thames, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Stayed here last weekend for a trip to see Jessie J in concert. The accommodation is perfectly located and cheap. The staff were friendly and talkative. The decor is slightly dated and could do with a spruce up but apart from that it was a great hotel. Many thanks for the stay. Oh and they have parking facilities, another bonus!

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London, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

This hotel is perfectly adequate and great value for money. Ignore the reviews on here that slag it off. If you want a luxury boutique hotel then book one. If you are happy with a slightly dated but traditional seaside guesthouse hotel that offers good value for money and an excellent location in Bournemouth then book this one. There is... More

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Lawrence, Massachusetts
4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

We, my husband, daughter and myself, stayed at the Dolphins Hotel for her graduation from Bournemouth University. The rooms were clean and comfortable. We booked with the full English breakfast, which was wonderful. The proprietors, Miles and Elena, were very welcoming. They went out of their way to serve breakfast an hour earlier than usual on the day of my... More

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Torquay, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

I stayed three nights here and enjoyed it very much. The owner is kind, friendly and always there if you need help with anything. The room was clean, comfortable and had a spotless en-suite shower. I recommend paying the extra for breakfast as it was of excellent quality. Also the hotel is located literally 1 minute walking distance from the... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Great place myself and a large group of friends stayed the weekend at the Dolphin hotel we all had a great time and Mr. Dolphin is the nicest most welcoming host, we all had a great time and were looked after very well would suggest the place to anyone xx

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Cold, no proper fridge, shower not working, one key opens the front door and all the rooms, but the worst thing is we were beaten by bed bugs. I have stayed in the hotels all over the world, but have never seen the owners to save every penny on everything. The room was so dated and old, pillows, mattress, carpet,... More

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dolphinm, Owner at Dolphins Hotel, responded to this review

The Keys open each room and the front door, not all rooms, as each room has a different lock, but the front door is an X-lock, which allows all the keys in the series to open it. The master key opens all locks and there is only one of them. The bugs have all been treated, and we have been... More

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Address: Tregonwell Road, Bournemouth BH2 5NR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #71 of 146 B&Bs / Inns in Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Dolphins Hotel 3*
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