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Norfolk Royale Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Richmond Hill, Bournemouth BH2 6EN, England
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Ranked #32 of 71 hotels in Bournemouth
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Iamnotanumber Surrey, England
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Surrey, England
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Don't know who's idea it was, but the hotel is very pink outside! Reception staff and check-in were very efficient. The suite was large, but in need of a refurb (creaky floors in particular). The room was on the front right as you look at the hotel, and heavy lorries seem to use the road by the side quite early... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I recently stayed at the Norfolk Royale. The hotel itself is in a decent location and the car park price is good value considering your car is locked away in a secure underground car park. The room was clean and acceptable. Some of the staff were brilliant. A special thank you to Stephanie - Reception Manager for... More

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Poole, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I thoroughly enjoyed my champagne afternoon tea experience. There was a good variety of sandwiches and cakes. The venue itself is tastefully decorated and in excellent condition. The staff didn't rush you, I would say it's one of the best afternoon teas I have had locally.

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Waterlooville UK
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

4 of us came here on the Peel hotel offer and were not disappointed. The evening meals were included in the price and the cooking was very good with plenty of choice on the menu. Breakfast was a full English and great valueThe rooms were very comfortable and very clean. It is an excellent quality hotel and on this deal... More

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Chesham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is excellent, but decor is in much need of a refurbish. Everything worked in our room, but it's been years since a last saw a non flat screen TV. Reception staff very helpful, at lunchtime we had the club sandwich which was excellent.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Constant pulsing low-level machinery hum made sleep a stop start affair. The breakfast service is not designed for people in any sort of a hurry. Toiletries not replenished, which is just stingy, as is the lack of free wi-fi in the room in this day and age. Creaky floors, faded splendour, a whopping £5 tray charge for room service.

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Selsey, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed at this hotel with my boyfriend and parents three times now and we absolutely love it! The location is excellent right in the centre of town, the rooms are always nice (HUGE TVs), the food is excellent and the pool area is small but perfect for a quick dip. It's the perfect hotel for a stress free mini... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely afternoon at this hotel for afternoon tea. We started off with a glass of champagne each, followed by a pot of tea and then sandwiches, cakes and scones with clotted cream and jam. Absolutely perfect. The setting was great as well as the service. We had a couple of drinks at the bar which were a bit... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a 2 night stay mainly for it's location for walking into the centre of Bournemouth which is very good., Executive room was ok but what made it executive,I'm not sure,stayed in many 3 star hotels of the same standard.We were on the 3rd floor and had to put up with a constant drone coming from the roof area. Food... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived early and our room was ready. Service was excellent and the food in the restaurant was first class. Dinner needs to be earlier so that guests can attend concerts without rushing. The rooms do need updating especially with flat-screen TV's, but they were extremely comfortable and an ideal Hotel to stay for all the amenities of Bournemouth.

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Additional Information about Norfolk Royale Hotel

Also Known As:
Norfolk Hotel Bournemouth
Hotel Norfolk Royale
Address: Richmond Hill, Bournemouth BH2 6EN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#7 Luxury Hotel in Bournemouth
#10 Romantic Hotel in Bournemouth
#28 Family Hotel in Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Norfolk Royale Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Bournemouth's premier AA four-star hotel, The Norfolk is Ideally positioned within a short stroll of the resort's major attractions - including its award winning gardens and golden sand Blue Flag beaches.Originally converted from two imposing Edwardian villas, The Norfolk Hotel today boasts 95 spacious and thoughtfully-equipped en suite guestrooms. The Norfolk Hotel's lounge and bar provide the ideal setting to relax and enjoy morning coffee, a new and innovative range of afternoon teas, or evening cocktails.Recently-introduced Friday Fizz events invite guests and non-residents alike to celebrate the start of the weekend with sparkling wines and Champagnes at half price between 4pm and 8pm.The lounge opens on to The Norfolk Hotel's impressive Art Deco verandah which, along with the hotel's secluded gardens alow visitors to eat, drink and be merry al fresco The gardens are also the Venue for The Norfolk Hotel's summer barbecue season which runs from May through September. From noon to 9pm, guests can lunch or dine in the summer sun or when the weather refuses to co-operate move into Echoes, the hotel's fine-sining restaurant. Guest facilites also include a glass-roofed heated indoor pool, whirlpool, steam room and sauna, while the Orchid Rooms Beauty Salon offers a wide range of beauty, holistic and clinical therapy treatments in a quiet and relaxed environment. ... more   less 
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