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 71 Bournemouth hotels

The Cottonwood Boutique Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH1 3AP, England
Hotel amenities
The Cottonwood Boutique 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 The Cottonwood Boutique Hotel to your Saves list
Ranked #32 of 71 Hotels in Bournemouth
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
Keith W
Write a Review

442 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    152
    142
    90
    35
    23
See reviews for
67
223
6
26
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (160)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (442)
  • Mar-May only
    (82)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (140)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (151)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (69)
All months
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just returned from a great weekend in Bournemouth stopped at this hotel lovely 20's type theme hotel, great location on east cliffe, all nice and clean, we had a great sea view room and the food was absolutely fabulous, the weather also stayed sunny and dry.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ringwood, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended our Office Christmas Party at the Cottonwood in December. Jo - Head of Sales and her Team organised everything for us and did an excellent job. Dinner on the evening of the party was delicious, hot and well served considering we were not the only group of party goers. My partner and I stayed overnight and we had... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We reached this hotel last night at 12.06am, only the porter was available, we had our 2 sleeping children with us, we hoped for a quick check in as hubby had originally booked the ocean view hotel but someone from cottonwood called up saying we had been changed to this hotel and there will be no problem upon arrival, unfortunately... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
South West England
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff amazing. Excellent customer service. Dinner/breakfast excellent variety and very high quality; veggie friendly; remembered dietary requirements. Quirky/fun décor, great value. Handmade birthday chocolates in room a bonus.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent three days at the Cottonwood including new years eve. The new years dinner and entertainment were excellent. On the other days the food quality and service were very good. The hotel is let down by the bedrooms, we had a lovely large sea view room but they need updating and in my opinion are nowhere near boutique hotel... More 

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

I booked a room as my staff christmas party was held there this year, the decor was good and looked well kept, the room itself was in good order and as expected, staff were friendly and for the short time i was there there was quite a rappor! Good service from the staff and food was good for the meal.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cotswolds
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Spent 2 nights for my birthday treat. Hotel was quirky, lots of crushed pink velvet furniture and curtains and flock wallpaper. Bedroom was lovely with magnificent sea views, over a pretty garden, and atmospheric 1920's type prints on the walls.The bathroom was spotless. Our bed was very comfortable. Loved the 1920's Great Gatsby type décor and ambience. Staff were friendly.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Northampton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

On arrival, had the choice of 3 rooms and was shown each room for us to choose from which was nice. Nothing was too much trouble. Friendly staff, sea view, only 10 minutes from pier. The hotel has unique décor which added to its character. Room and bed were good. Lovely breakfast in a nice room.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brighton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Just spent three nights at this hotel. Found the hotel clean and the staff very friendly. The lady serving breakfast was extremely friendly and helpful, and should be commended. Would definitely recommend to others. A comfortable room with a sea view was a real treat, having stayed in some pretty poor hotels in Bournemouth. This hotel offers excellent value for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ramsbottom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Stayed at this hotel for two nights Saturday and Sunday on a Bed and Breakfast basis. The staff were very polite and the hotel was spotless. It is old with character in the building, a few creaks here and there but the rooms were spacious. We had a sea view and got a bottle of wine in our room on... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
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 The Cottonwood Boutique Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Cottonwood Boutique Hotel

Address: East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH1 3AP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cottonwood Boutique Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 31
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Despegar.com, Expedia, Agoda, Travelocity, Priceline, Odigeo, TripOnline SA and Tingo so you can book your The Cottonwood Boutique 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:
Minotel Bournemouth
Bournemouth Minotel
Hotel Style:
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Bournemouth
#25 Family Hotel in Bournemouth

193 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (138)
Viewed
Dining (18)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (37)
Viewed
Room/suite (19)
Viewed
View from room (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (9)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (5)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (4)
Viewed
Other (39)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (55)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
Dining (15)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (20)
Viewed
Other (10)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay