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Riviera Hotel & Holiday Apartments

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   12 - 16 Burnaby Road | Alum Chine, Bournemouth BH4 8JF, England
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wokingham, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

A very nice stay at a well positioned hotel for easy access to beaches and town centre. Breakfast was a great experience with buffet hot food and friendly staff. We had a sea view room with balcony. Parking a little difficult but staff moved the cars if you had to block someone in.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our room was small and the furniture was either brown or cream. Fine, but £125?? You're 'aving a laugh! A shame, because bournemouth is great. We found the room depressing and I wish we'd looked elsewhere. On the plus, the breakfast choice is broad and the hotel is near the beach.

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Braintree, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

just had a 3 night stay at the riveria.18th/21st aug ,had a balcony room 231 a very nice room perfect view across the bay to the isle of white.wonderful sunrise,,.wonderful staff very friendly.food was perfect.loved the breakfast..had a 3 coarse evening meal as well cooked and presented to a high very standard.room serviced everyday spotless...indoor pool and spa very nice.... More

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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26 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is not the kind I'd usually choose. It's dated in style and aimed more at holidaying families. I picked it for convenience because I was visiting a friend who lives on the same road. However, for it's type, this hotel is very good. The service was excellent; we were greeted warmly by a management trainee who clearly took... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our fourth visit to the Riviera hotel and it was as reliable as ever. With a handy, accessible room and only a short walk away from the beach, it made our holiday very enjoyable. One of my only criticisms would be the "Hawaiian night" in the restaurant which promised a prize for the best dressed and a tropical... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very pleasant visit and I was surprised just how much you got for your money. Excellent customer service, two minutes' walk to a blue flag beach and a decent breakfast. Included in the stay you also get access to their pool facilities which include an outdoor pool, indoor pool, hot tub and sauna. This was a lovely... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here is a hotel where hoteliers in UK could take example from. Welcoming,friendly and nice optimistic staff is what you will encounter there. I've upgrade our bedroom to a seaview one paying for ,but they offered me an ugrade for free next time i come in sign of loyalty... Ahhh and iwas lucky enough to see a bluemoon with clear... More

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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellant location for beaches,walks and shops. However on our arrival the balcony was stil strewn with fag ends and a filthy ash tray and on examination the rest of the balconies were the same and the flat roof that adjoined it. Also the room smelt distinctly of cigarette smoke. We complained to the management who said they would address it.... More

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A well run hotel with a competent, efficient and smiling staff led from the front by a good manager, who we noticed keeping a close eye on customers' needs. Room was small but spotless and breakfast was great. Convenient location. Parking a bit tight at a very busy time, but we actually had no problems. More traditional than modern with... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice hotel & apartments great value, stayed in the apartments that had lots of space with breakfast in the hotel which was basic but ok, indoor and outdoor pools were great for the kids. Best bits; first class staff, location and apartment size Poor bits; areas need updating beds too small and hard Will be coming back next year. Cheers

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Address: 12 - 16 Burnaby Road | Alum Chine, Bournemouth BH4 8JF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Riviera Hotel & Holiday Apartments 3*
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#16 Romantic Hotel in Bournemouth #17 Business Hotel in Bournemouth #23 Family Hotel in Bournemouth
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Good value hotel in Bournemouth which is renowned for its warm service and excellent food in spectacular surroundings – perfect for holidays in Bournemouth. ... more   less 
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