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Menzies Carlton Hotel

East Overcliff, Bournemouth BH1 3DN, England
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Menzies Carlton Hotel
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Ranked #39 of 71 Hotels in Bournemouth
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing food for dinner, very good lunch, average breakfast. Helpful and nice staff ( especially bartender- lovely girl). Nice spa and pools. Room and bathroom tidy but requires renovation and we had view on parking. Most of guests were people over fifties, so guests under 30s who looking for fun wouldn't find it. Great location-so close to beach and close... More 

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I booked this hotel as I thought it belong to Carlton's hotel chain; unfortunately it isn't. The spa/swimming pool area is nice, the hotel is not too bad although they have half-floors and lifts obviously do not reach. The hotel is noisy as they have party area and it is not soundproof. Staff is unhelpful and unreliable! I had a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here on a stag do weekend and it was ideal. We were upgraded, for free, to a suite which had a living room area and views over the pool and the sea. Staff were very friendly and there was ample free parking on site. Great hotel for a friends or family trip to the seaside. There were mainly families... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had booked 2 nights at the hotel and I had paid both nights upfront. When I came to the hotel at 11PM I was told that my room had had a technical problem with the hinges of the door and that I had been moved to another hotel about 2-3 miles away. I had not been informed during the... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For the price of my tiny and dated room I was expecting something much better. The staff are not friendly as others encountered they are in my opinion robotic apart from the lovely young woman who checked me out of my room on Saturday morning. She was exceptional and the fantastic Friday Night porter who "handled" us very well. We... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

side room, nice view , comfortable bed, but room and bathroom needed refurbishing. Evening dinner waitress/waiter service painfully slow. Dinner on two nights disappointing, very salty and small portions. Chips dangerously hot..such as cooked and then microwaved .Seemed to be a lack of management compared to other hotels.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a room here last minute and got a good deal for a family room. Staff were friendly and helpful which put us at ease from the start. Rooms was clean and spacious even with the children beds, bathroom was a little tired and could use updating but this was a minor issue. Outdoor pool was warm, good views of... More 

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Royston, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived on Friday evening after a 2 hour delay on the M25. We were shown to our room on the second floor with a sea view - perfect! We hadn't booked for dinner as weren't sure what time we would be arriving but were seated immediately dinner was lovely just what we all needed! The room we had was... More 

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penarth - south wales
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok, location and views are perfect. We had room 312 as a family room and had a wonderful vista which made the stay. Outdoor pool was lovely and warm and Lauren who checked us in spot on. Room service very good and maid attention to detail great and special attention to children's beds was great. Downside other staff ignorant and... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was disappointed in this hotel. as it was rather tired and needs updating, as it is also rather old fashioned. The room was OK but if I went again would try and get a room overlooking the sea as the room I had was overlooking the car park at the back. With my room I had an entrance hall... More 

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