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The Cliffeside

3.0 of 5 East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH1 3AF, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful stay, thank you excellent service and our food in the 2 rosette restaurant was the best meal we have had in years! the receptionist Danielle was so friendly our room was a little delayed in being ready due to a large volume departure that morning, she was organised compliemtary drinks and kept us informed of the progess on the... More

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Eye, United Kingdom
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24 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Re-visited this hotel for the 4th year running. Good value for a three star hotel. All staff very obliging. On site parking limited but can make use of the parking at two adjoining hotels under the same ownership.

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Lincoln
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a lovely spacious room with a sea view/ bath and shower. The staff were very friendly. Plenty of choice for breakfast with either English or Continental. Hotel was very clean. Would stay again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended the hotel for a 30th birthday celebration and overnight stay. Hotel is a little tired but is made up by friendly attentive staff and a great buffet breakfast. Location on the clifftop is ideal and it is only a short walk to the Lansdowne where there are many restaurants and bars. Room was clean and comfortable and all at... More

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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34 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really cool how they have kept many original things, like the doorknobs to the room and the staircases. We were unable to get the radiator or towel heater to turn on. I'm not sure if they were enabled, or just remnants. Our bathroom window wouldn't close either so it was quite cold to sleep. However, the staff was very nice,... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed Saturday 18th October to celebrate my Wifes birthday. On arriving it was very difficult to park as other guests seem unable to park. Not really the hotels fault but they could police it. Reception area was nice & the receptionist was very helpful. Got to our room (No120) and was very dissapointed. Wallpaper is peeling in places, dirty stains... More

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Poole, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As per every couple we spent time going around looking at different venues but when came across the Oceana hotels we knew there and then that this was the location of our wedding. We liked the Cliffeside hotel as it was an ideal for kids to run around and dance to their hearts content. It also had a balcony if... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was just staying for a one night business trip and this hotel was more than adequate. Breakfast was good for a 2-3 star hotel, the room was smaller than expected but it was clean and had everything required for a comfortable stay. Would stay here again!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not as advertised, rooms extremley tired & dated, beds hard, pillows flat, sheets and towels thin to bald. Staff does the best they can. Breakfast was littlechef standard couldn't even poach an egg, two days in a row. The toast was perfect as we had to do that ourselves. Would not recommend it ever.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terrible hotel - DO NOT STAY HERE. - No parking - Rooms are tiny and look like they haven't been decorated since the 70s - If you're in a group they make you pay a £100 deposit per person & then hold the money for 5 days - Beds feel like they're made of concrete

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Address: East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH1 3AF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cliffeside 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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The Cliffeside Hotel Bournemouth
Cliffside Hotel Bournemouth

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