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BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel

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30 West Hill Road | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5PH, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Okehampton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place to stay for business or pleasure. Spa and swimming pool. Stylish, recently refurbished. Restaurant has limited choice, expensive menu but quality food and breakfast is great. Staff attentive but unobtrusive. Good location for the BIC and beach/pier as long as you don't mind the hill walk up from BIC or take the coastal route.

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

Thank you very much Julie for your very kind review - we were delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us David F Miller Managing Director Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are now guaranteed their own, personal parking space!! Book direct - 01202 298020 - we guarantee the... More 

London, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We only stayed at this hotel for one night and wished we had booked for longer - the staff are outstanding they are so friendly and helpful we had our 5 month old son with us and they made it so easy. We ordered room service and literally had the best burger I've ever eaten!! Breakfast again 10/10 👌 the... More 

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

Thank you so much Laura, your review and lovely comments are really appreciated. Next time I hope you manage a longer stay and have an opportunity to get that treatment!! Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us again David F Miller Managing Director Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are now guaranteed their own, personal... More 

Droitwich, United Kingdom
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Room very comfortable and nice to have balcony. Very clean and bathroom spotless. Good location close to town centre. Staff all very helpful and friendly. Nothing too much trouble. Food in the Brasserie was very good with a nice relaxing atmosphere. Breakfast was excellent and the restaurant where it was served was quiet and comfortable. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay... More 

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

We loved your review Jane, thank you. Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to a return visit. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are now guaranteed their own, personal parking space!! Book direct - 01202 298020 - we guarantee the lowest prices and it ensures you get... More 

Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my birthday weekend and we found this hotel through trip advisor and were not disappointed, the actual hotel is well decorated and clean, quite central for beach a little walk up and down hill for shopping but lovely in sunshine. The room we had was on 2nd floor a superior one that over looked the courtyard very nice.... More 

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

Happy birthday once again Deb B and we were delighted your celebrations were such a success. Thank you so much for your lovely review and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are now guaranteed their own, personal parking space!! Book direct - 01202 298020... More 

Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The public areas of the hotel are lovely and furnished to a high standard. The staff were all friendly and helpful. The breakfast was delicious. I had planned a two night stay but sadly my single room was too small and uncomfortable I therefore didn't stay the following day as planned and was given a refund without any fuss. Parking... More 

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

Many thanks for your "Lovely Hotel" review Travelonmeown. I'm afraid our single rooms are exactly what they say and of course the price reflects that but I was sorry to note you were not comfortable and decided to leave early. Perhaps a double room for single occupancy if you decide to visit us again. Best wishes and thank you for... More 

Crawley Down, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location of the hotel was brilliant. Near to beach and centre of Bournemouth. The interior was very clean and beautifully decorated. The spa area was lovely and the pool a good size. The staff were exceptionally polite and very friendly. The food in the main restaurant and Brasserie was very good. In fact we complimented the chef personally. The... More 

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

Thank you so much for your "Great Hotel" review Linda and the chef in particular was really delighted to read your comments. Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us David F Miller Managing Director Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are now guaranteed their own, personal parking space!! Book direct - 01202 298020 - we... More 

London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

2 night stay to celebrate birthday with my sister. Regular traveller to Bournemouth and first time at Connaught. Really pleased with every aspect of hotel and compared to others in Bournemouth. Excellent central location. Entire hotel spotless and rooms clean and comfortable. Even smelt nice and fresh after being cleaned and spotless brand new bathroom. All staff efficient and helpful.... More 

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

Delighted you had such a lovely birthday weekend with your sister Felicity and we thank you very much for your super review. The lodge is now fully refurbished but being next door the rates are less expensive and it affords a little more privacy. I do hope we have the pleasure of another birthday celebration - perhaps yours!! Best wishes... More 

Nottingham
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel just gets better and better. I've stayed at the Connaught on a few occasions now and I really look forward to going back each time. The standards at the hotel are exceptional and the staff are the same. I frequently visit Bournemouth and have stayed in quite a lot of the hotels, this is by far the best... More 

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

Yet another fantastic review Joseph, thank you so much and delighted you had a most enjoyable time - it was a pleasure to welcome you back. Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us again David F Miller Managing Director Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are now guaranteed their own, personal parking space!! Book direct... More 

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

The Conought oases professionalism from the moment you walk through the main entrance. The service and staff are excellent. Dinner in the restaurant is wonderfull , the food and choice and value are excellent. The food in the brasserie is of the same high standard with less formal service, exactly what is requiered in a brasserie. The Spar is top... More 

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

What a fabulous review Stephen, thank you so much. I hope you have an opportunity to come back and perhaps try one of the double rooms next time. Delighted to know your experience was probably the best ever!! Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us David F Miller Managing Director Executive rooms booked direct with the... More 

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