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3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   6 Southcote Road, Bournemouth BH1 3SR, England
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Ranked #95 of 149 Bournemouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
LJS2381 Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I booked The Lodge next door (same owners and slightly cheaper price than the Ashleigh) but upon arrival I was unexpectedly upgraded to The Ashleigh as they had a room available. Very friendly staff who like a bit of banter (that's a plus in my eyes). The room was nicely decorated and very clean plus I had a superb nights... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Me and my mum stayed at The Ashleigh last weekend. I called the day before to ask if we could check-in early, and was told this was no problem. We arrived early, and not only could we drop our bags off, the room was all ready for us too. We had a lovely stay, and nothing seemed too much trouble.... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for an overnighter this weekend at The Ashleigh. It was reasonably priced, the rooms were well turned out and the breakfast was good too. Considering it was July and a weekend night, they could probably get away with charging a bit more. The only thing that lets it down if you're wanting somewhere near the beach is it's... More

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kerandire, Owner at The Ashleigh, responded to this review

Glad you had a good time, but next time look at the photo by the front door, the sea is behind us less than half a mile 7/8 minutes to the cliff top. Yes should charge more! Thanks again More

Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

You really couldint ask for a better place to stay. Everything you need from a hotel packed into this perfectly located ray of sunshine. My stay at the hotel made my time here so much easier. I will be returning. Thank you.

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kerandire, Owner at The Ashleigh, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to do this, trouble is with these sites people with an axe to grind use them others just return to us and support us by being regular guests. I know which we prefer! See you soon I hope More

Bridgnorth
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Our room was very dark and small,not very inviting from outside and too far away from town to walk for older guests. Not a very friendly atmosphere at all. No where to put suitcases ,ours had to go back in the car.

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kerandire, Owner at The Ashleigh, responded to this review

Sorry you were upset but as you had a free upgrade to the garden room with its 6ft wide floor to ceiling wardrobe a little surprised you could not fit a suitcase in it, the large window and door to the back garden does have a dark blind which lifts up to use the door giving access directly to the... More

wales
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118 reviews 118 reviews
35 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

My husband and I had enjoyed 2 days in Bournemouth in a b and b near the beach. We were due to travel back that day, but sat in a beer garden enjoying the glorious sunny weather, we decided it was too nice to go back home just yet......so I got on my phone and searched the internet for local... More

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kerandire, Owner at The Ashleigh, responded to this review

Glad you had a good time, and the weather was good (always good in Bournemouth) we feel we offer good value for money and at £30 on a Saturday night with free parking wifi tea/coffee etc we are happy that room was value. Glad the food was good as well More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

Whoever wants to complain about the hotel needs to shut up really. Moaning for no reason. Member of staff was friendly helpful and funny. I would defiantly come back to this hotel when the weather is a bit warmer. Bedroom was big which I wanted. The only thing I can say is the room was cold but hopefully they sort... More

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kerandire, Owner at The Ashleigh, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving this review, we have so many returning guests who never bother to leave a review as they are happy, but of course anyone who has an issue turns to an anonymous forum. We try hard to get it right sometimes we mess up and then we hold our hands up, but all in all not often... More

Southport
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

I stayed for one night. I arrived tired, cold, wet (and pregnant) after a 7 hour journey. Not wanting to venture alone into the local red light district to get food I had purchased a ready meal and asked for it to be warmed. . This was refused on entirely bogus 'health and safety' grounds by the surly owner who... More

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kerandire, Owner at The Ashleigh, responded to this review

Hi Little puzzled about this as I am out of the country and the Ashleigh closed until next Friday 24th as we are repairing painting etc. But I let the readers make up there own minds. More

London
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

I stayed in this hotel back in October, with my partner for the Bournemouth running festival. We chose to stay here mostly because of the location. It was nicely placed compared to both the start and finish line of the marathon. It was my first stay in a Bed and Breakfast, so I must admit that I wasn't too sure... More

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kerandire, Owner at The Ashleigh, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive and honest review. More

Diamante, Entre Rios, Argentina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

What can I say about this place. I stayed here earlier this year in the peak of the summer. It was my first time going to Bournemouth (and probably my last). I parked outside the hotel which was handy, some overly aggressive man came from across the street and told me I have move my car because I was on... More

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kerandire, Owner at The Ashleigh, responded to this review

Well here we go again, if you are going to leave a false review please get some facts right, there is no guest house next door, but there is a guest house called the Ferriby that takes dss you stayed there? I don't think so!. Please check out reviews on sites that only allow guests who have actually stayed to... More

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Address: 6 Southcote Road, Bournemouth BH1 3SR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ashleigh 3*
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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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The Ashleigh is a family run . All rooms are en suite providing Free view TV with, hairdryers and hospitality tray. We also provide free computer access, and WiFi connection is available in all rooms. We believe we offer a high standard of accommodation and cleanliness.Free parking and lovely garden. Please holiday in relaxed and informal surroundings. You will find in each of our refurbished rooms a clean and contemporary look, that features calm and modern design. ... more   less 
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