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Carrington House Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Knyveton Rd, Bournemouth BH1 3QQ, England
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

At nearly £450 for 2 people for 2 nights DB&B, I expected something reasonable but this was dreadful. Check-in was busy and a bit slow but OK, and first impressions weren't bad, but when we got to our room (which needed a bit of string to find your way back) we found a hole in the bed sheet and a... More

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Wales, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Felt the need to write as think this hotel is getting a tough time . Yes maybe the refurb which is currently underway is needed but as a family of 4 looking for a good value night away it's just fine. Room was large and breakfast one of the nicest we have had with lots of choice. Some people are... More

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Manchester, England
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Please, please take my word for it, this is a grotty hotel! Its worse than a bad back packers hostel and should be renamed accordingly. On arrival we were greeted by reception staff that clearly did not have English as a first language, which made checking in extremely difficult after a long journey. We arrived just before 2pm and was... More

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Royston, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived at 12 on bank holiday Monday and were told check in was 3pm ok so we were early, we asked about walking into town and were given the most unhelpful map of the area and after looking at it in the wet it was completely pointless anyway - we found a much faster walk into town (took around... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

i always try to find a positive in any hotel but this one really is the worst hotel i have been. The hotel first need a big update, room and toilets are look very old, service wasn't great, we arived at 2pm and they strictly told us that check in was a 3pm, they even look if was any rooms... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I don't know what hotel people with positive reviews have been to because this is a terrible place to stay. Stayed there in August and could only manage 1 night- room smelled awful, reception staff were unhelpful, bathroom was stained and bath was rusted, shower wasn't working. It was noisy and must have been furnished somewhere in the late 20s.... More

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I just felt that I had to make the effort to make sure that things were in place for my stay. For example, I had to catch the attention of the lady who was at reception so that she could check us is. Then, after looking aimlessly around the lobby, I had to ask for directions fromt he same lady... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This hotel was disgusting ...rooms filthy and so was rest of hotel , could not get a bath as water was yellow , food was horrible with not much choice ....staff was lovely apart from 1 rude one in dining area .... tables left un set and mucky .... you are in the middle of nowhere ....would never stay again

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel this June with our two grandchildren for a 3-night break and were v disappointed. We previously stayed 2 years ago and it was great then. We found the lack of waiter service, the £10 meal deal was rubbish and our granddaughter, who enjoyed croissants and melon for breakfast last time, was disappointed that these fresh... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this for the bank holiday weekend. The hotel is old, dirty and nowhere near the coast. The bar was overpriced and noisy with single all male groups. We didn't even attempt to use the indoor pool as everything else in the hotel looked so dirty and old. Paint coming off the walls and the doors/door handles were absolutely... More

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Address: Knyveton Rd, Bournemouth BH1 3QQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Carrington House Hotel 2.5*
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The Carrington House Hotel, close to the town centre and all Bournemouth's top attractions, is situated on a quiet pine tree lined avenue on the East Cliff side of Bournemouth - perfect for a weekend break or short sightseeing trip. The hotel is close to both the railway and coach station and is only a ten-minute drive from Bournemouth Airport.There is so much to see and do in Bournemouth and its surrounding area, that you are bound to be back again and again whether it is a relaxing short break in Bournemouth that you are after, a cosmopolitan city break, or a weekend break for sight seeing and fun, Carrington House Hotel is an ideal base for all your activities.The hotel has 145 en-suite bedrooms, including 42 purpose-built family rooms plus conference and banqueting facilities for up to 700, a heated indoor swimming pool, table tennis, pool, table football and free parking for 85 cars. ... more   less 
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