We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 70 Bournemouth hotels

Menzies Carlton Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   East Overcliff, Bournemouth BH1 3DN, England
Hotel amenities
Menzies Carlton Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Save
You added Menzies Carlton Hotel to your Saves list
Ranked #36 of 70 Hotels in Bournemouth
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Roddox12 London, England, United Kingdom
Write a Review

508 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    156
    158
    102
    49
    43
See reviews for
116
210
18
52
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (139)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (508)
  • Mar-May only
    (124)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (170)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (127)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (87)
All months
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had a great time celebrating our youngest sons 30th birthday with family and friends. The staff and service was amaizing. The food was exceptional. Overall our stay was brilliant and staff very kind and helpful. Rod Lewis

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We are regular guests at the Carlton Hotel over 20 years or so and would not stay anywhere else. The welcoming staff at reception always ready to assist and the Manager Philip making sure guests are happy and comfortable. It was a very special birthday for my son last weekend and the whole family spent the weekend, and all staff... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Middleton, United Kingdom
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I returned to the Carlton once again for OAK Telecommunications yearly Christmas party, and like the previous year it did not disappoint, the food served at the party was hot and all on time , plenty of food and very tasty, our room with a sea view was lovely although the rooms are a little tired they... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Northampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed last week and had a wonderful sea view room, the room was great and service was wonderful, great welcome and i couldnt fault the place. its a classic hotel, and they are few and far between. Its a well run hotel with a team that really cares and it shows in the service delivery. Well done and keep up... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melksham, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've stayed here many times over the past 30 years, in a timeshare and as hotel guests. Panoramic views across Bournemouth bay, friendly welcoming staff (especially Simon and Shirley). Reception staff are also very friendly. Sunday lunch is excellent, really good value. The Carlton has historic connections to World War 2, lots of sketches in the bar of WW2 figures.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sutton, United Kingdom
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was very good to stay in a nice warm and welcoming hotel. I only stay away on bussiness once evey three weeks and I used LateRooms to book - I thougherly enjoyed the sauna, swinmming pool and whirl pool - well relaxed! Very well apointed single room, comfortable bed and good size bathroom - only coment, would be there... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wroughton, Swindon, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked an accessible, disabled friendly room with a sea view. When we arrived we were put in a lovely room but no walk in shower suitable for someone wheelchair bound nor grab bars by the toilet. After considerable argument we were finally offered room 110 which was smaller but had a more suitable shower. The bed was huge! After... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Windsor, UK
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
26 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What I love about going home to Bournemouth at this time of year is how the good hotels manage to stay open all year round and offer really great value for money! I booked online a few months in advance and got a great room only rate! The hotel is in very good order still despite it's age. It's location... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
59 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is well situated on with great views, it is opposite the cliff lift down to the beach, (seasonal) or zig zags for the more able. A steady 10 minute walk gets you to the pier and gardens. 20 to the main shoping precinct if you must. There is a gym and outside pool. Our room was surprisingly large... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Southampton, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

My wife and I were due to stay at the Menzies East Cliff Court, but our booking was transferred to the Menzies Carlton, supposedly due to rooms experiencing leaks due to heavy rain the previous night (we were advised of this by phone prior to our arrival). I was assured that the hotels were of similar standard - if so,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Menzies Carlton Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Menzies Carlton Hotel

Address: East Overcliff, Bournemouth BH1 3DN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Menzies Carlton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 76
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Priceline, Despegar.com, Agoda, Odigeo, TripOnline SA and Tingo so you can book your Menzies Carlton Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Menzies Carlton Bournemouth
Hotel Menzies Carlton
Carlton Hotel Bournemouth
Hotel Style:
#7 Spa Hotel in Bournemouth
#10 Luxury Hotel in Bournemouth

246 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (219)
Viewed
Room/suite (72)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (22)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (14)
Viewed
Bathroom (20)
Viewed
Dining (16)
Viewed
View from room (17)
Viewed
Family/play areas (2)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (55)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (28)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (16)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay