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Dolphins Hotel

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Tregonwell Road, Bournemouth BH2 5NR, England
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Ranked #77 of 149 Bournemouth B&B and Inns
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived here very late and Miles was very helpful in directing us.Rooms were clean,free WiFi.Miles is very knowledgeable about the UK although negative about places we were going to but that was based solely on his personal opinions.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Location, walking distance to pier and shops etc. Really nice people who run The Dolphins nothing too much trouble ! Really impressed with the bathroom in our room looked brand new and was very modern. I would stay here again felt very comfortable and the breakfast was great.

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Moscow, Russia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dear Miles and Elena, thank you for your hospitality, for comfortable conditions, for kindness, for delicious breakfasts and help with trips. Staying with you we still have only good memories. Valentina and Zoia from Russia

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We stayed in the Dolphins Hotel because of its location close to the Triangle. The room was good, the welcome great despite the poor weather but the sink was tiny and I mean tiny. You could barely wash your hands in it. Parking is potentially a problem but we found free parking a couple of streets away. My partner and... More

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
38 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

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 April 14, 2014

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 March 24, 2014

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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105 reviews 105 reviews
37 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 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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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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Address: Tregonwell Road, Bournemouth BH2 5NR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Dolphins Hotel 3*
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