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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 reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    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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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Got an apartment on short notice for a family holiday. Good location very close to the beach and walking distance to shops; apartment was spacious with adequate facilities, though the decor was getting old.

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Staff at the Riviera are very polite and helpful. The restaurant offers lovely food at extremely reasonable prices. The facilities & entertainment are well organised and suitable for both adults and children. Only downside was small bedroom/bathroom - however these were very well cared for by the housekeeping team.

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Fleet
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

When I first arrived as a solo traveller I was put into a very stuffy very small single room that was very claustrophic. But when I spoke to the Deputy Manager she without hesitation put me into a 1 bedroom apartment that was lovely. The views from the Conservatory Restraurant were spectacular! The staff were very friendly but I do... More

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Wokingham, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago 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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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks 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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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 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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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 #24 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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