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The Cumberland Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   27 East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH13AF, England
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Ranked #9 of 70 hotels in Bournemouth
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
lisascott551682 Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Have stayed at this hotel a few times but Never in the main,season but I have to say the standards were the same if not better even though the hotel was full. Lovely and clean polite staff and lovely food.Being in the tourist trade myself all I can say is well done to the Cumberland and see you all in... More

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Lindsay, Ontario
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78 hotel reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stated 2 nights in a family balcony sea view room. Beds were comfortable, room was clean and breakfast was fine. Hard to see over balcony while sitting but was great for looking out at water. Well kept pool area with many spots to relax. The food in restaurant was very good we ate there twice. The bus only comes every... More

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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here for a night as part of my 40th birthday weekend. The hotel was fantastic, right from the moment you arrive the staff are plentiful, helpful, friendly and professional. Check in was easy, the room (sea view double balcony) was superb, clean, spacious and views to die for. Spent the afternoon around the pool area, this is spacious and... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've been in this hotel as guest before and although as some other people states is a bit outdated, rooms are very comfortable and spacious and if you are lucky of being on the sea front side then it's a plus. Breakfast and the service is very good too. This time I came for a Sunday lunch and the 3... More

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Sandefjord, Norway
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23 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for three days. We had a room with a balcony with sea view. The hotel is Art Deco style a short walk from Bournemouth city centre. The experience was excellent. The pool area was very nice with a pool. The room was clean with very nice view and free wifi. The breakfast had enough to choose from.... More

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Have just returned from a two night stay at The Cumberland. The whole stay was fantastic from start to finish. We were booked in by Julia on the reception and she was so helpful and friendly. Her service set the tone for the hotel. There are plenty of staff to assist and the service is 1st class! The food is... More

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Chichester, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After a not very pleasant night in their sister hotel, The Cliffeside we spent 2 very nice night in The Cumberland. We didn't have a updated room, but it was large and spacious with a large bathroom too. The bed was as wide as it was long, a little hard and springy, but good enough to get a good nights... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

loved our stay,needed some time with friends and relaxation, definitely got it, Thank you!!!! i wish could have stayed longer but we all had other commitments, lovely food and drink and good chilled /house music, quiet atmosphere but still able to have a laugh and chat. hope to stay longer next time my favourite place xxxxx

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36 reviews 36 reviews
33 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have stayed here a few times and can't really fault the place too much, this time I went "All inclusive for two nights". Some observations are as follows. The All Inclusive package wasn't anything that special , to be honest unless you can down 10 pints between 5pm-9pm probably break even , the spirits are the local type found... More

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Calgary, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here with my wife and two young children for our friends wedding in July (Ashley & Sadie smith). We were booked in here by the bride and thank god - what an amazing place. Love the Art Deco facade, love the pool, love the italian clerk at reception (my wife is Italian too). Everyone went out of their... More

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Address: 27 East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH13AF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cumberland Hotel 3*
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Large Modern Resort style seafront 3 star hotel with 0ver 100 rooms, many rooms with ocean view and balcony or terrace. Two restaurants including Two AA Red rosette award winning Ventana Brasserie, Stylish and trendy Bar and Miami style lido deck with heated outdoor pool( May-Sept), summer BB!Q's and Chill Beds. The Art Deco style resort was Awarded Best large hotel 2009 in the Bournemouth Tourism Awards, is Bournemouth and Dorset's highest AA rated 3 star hotel at 88% in 2013 and also won several national excellence awards in 2011. Rooms are good quality 3 star rooms whilst service is exceptional with stunning public facilties. The Cumberland also has the facilty of an indoor leisure Sauna/Pool complex with squash courts and small gym ( bookable) at Suncliff right next door. Parking is 55 spaces free on a first come first served basis with on street parking in front. ... more   less 
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