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BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   30 West Hill Road | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5PH, England
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Ranked #1 of 70 hotels in Bournemouth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
21 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed a while ago for a family holiday. Can't ask for more. Excellent hotel. Very lovely rooms. Very nice beds and excellent breakfast. The restaurant food was top notch at the night time also. Next time I visit Bournemouth we will stay here without hesitation. Can easily understand why this is number one for the area!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My partner and I stayed at The Connaught Hotel for two nights last week for a concert we were attending at the BIC. We had an extremely pleasant stay and were very impressed with the quality of the staff - their friendliness, professionalism and their enthusiasm to make sure our stay was enjoyable was without question. If I have just... More

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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great value for money. Comfortable rooms and great facilities in the spa area. We will definitely consider staying again. The staff were very friendly and professional. Providing an excellent breakfast and service.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just to say we had read a lot of very good reviews on Trip Advisor so we were looking forward to our visit in July 2014. We were not disappointed, the service, staff and cleanliness you could not fault. So please keep up the good work, and we look forward to returning again in the near future. A. R. Stockley

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15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really loved this hotel, from start to finish cannot fault a single thing. Check in and reception staff friendly and efficient, after a few minutes in our room received a telephone call from reception to ask if everything was ok with our room, I requested an iron and it was brought up immediately. The room and bathroom was spotlessly clean... More

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Carshalton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

By far the best hotel in Bournemouth. Our room was well appointed with a balcony overlooking the car park and towards the town. The leisure club in the basement was also excellent with a good size pool, hot tub, steam room and sauna. The staff and level of customer service was impeccable and made you feel very welcome. There is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely, clean rooms, good facilities, polite and friendly staff. Air conditioning would have made our stay better, although a fan was provided it did little to cool the room (in fairness the weather was very hot during our stay).

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David1007, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your very generous review ggm and delighted you enjoyed your short break. I'm afraid well over 90% of the hotels in Bournemouth do not have air-conditioning and we are no exception, however fans are provided in all the rooms and they are pretty effective. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More and more guests are now... More

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Being a regular visitor to Bournemouth this is my 1st stay at the Connaught, although have stayed at it's 'sister' hotel The Royale. The facilities are excellent with rooms to a good standard, restaurants, bar and leisure facilities also to a high standard. The interior is light and pleasing to the eye and spotlessly clean. The hotel is in an... More

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David1007, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel, responded to this review

It was most certainly our pleasure Trevor and I'm delighted everything worked out well for you - I hope to see you again soon and thank you very much for the delightful review. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More and more guests are now booking direct with the hotel 01202 298020 - we guarantee that you will not... More

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31 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here 12/07/14, for my sons wedding, the rooms were beautiful with every facility you could want, the wedding venue was lovely all done by the hotel, the reception was at five o clock so the guests had drinks in the garden, the staff looked after us really well, the 3 course dinner was outstanding, there were at least... More

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David1007, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel, responded to this review

And what a wonderful day that was Cath - delighted it was such a success and thank you very much for your glowing review. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More and more guests are now booking direct with the hotel 01202 298020 - we guarantee that you will not find a lower price anywhere else and it does... More

Oxford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here at the beginning of July, having booked fairly last minute I was given a room with a balcony as requested. On arrival we were greeted by friendly receptionist staff who took our cases ect. The room was nice, spacious and clean. The bathroom was clean and spacious, the bar was well maintained. The only thing I could... More

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David1007, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel, responded to this review

A very "helpful" review HelpfulH, thank you very much - flattery will get you everywhere!!. Best wishes and we look forward to seeing you again soon. David F Miller Managing Director More and more guests are now booking direct with the hotel 01202 298020 - we guarantee that you will not find a lower price anywhere else and it does... More

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Address: 30 West Hill Road | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5PH, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
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Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Best Western Bournemouth
Bournemouth Best Western

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Bournemouth #1 Family Hotel in Bournemouth #1 Romantic Hotel in Bournemouth #1 Luxury Hotel in Bournemouth #1 On the Beach Hotel in Bournemouth #2 Business Hotel in Bournemouth
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This AA 4 star BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel is Trip Advisor's #1 Bournemouth Hotel with a magnificent spa and an award-winning double rosette restaurant. Free WiFi, Free Parking and Free Membership of the Spa and Leisure Club awaits you. Centrally located on the West Cliff, the hotel is less than 500m to the town centre, with all its bars, clubs and restaurants, the BIC, Pavilion Theatre, pier and beaches. The Blue Water Spa and Leisure Club offers 2 gymnasiums, an 18m swimming pool and spa pool, a luxurious, fully tiled eucalyptus steam room, a superb sauna and a beauty and massage therapy suite. After a relaxing day in the Spa enjoy a superb dinner and top class wine in our award-winning, double rosette restaurant, Blakes, where Nick Rutigliano, the Maitre d', and his team will serve you with superb food, freshly prepared by the Head Chef. The hotel was again awarded the highly coveted Silver Shield in 2013 by Green Tourism for Business for its contribution to the environment and local community. The hotel has 56 beautifully decorated en suite bedrooms, including 2 junior suites, 6 executive rooms, superior, standard and single rooms, some with their own private balcony or terrace. ... more   less 
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