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The Connaught Lodge

4.0 of 5 32 West Hill Rd | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5PH, England
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Qc/Paris
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

We stay at Connaught for two nights, everyone are nice and helpfull, the room are ok, not to big, but not to small even with the cot. The only bad point is the literie : a bit too soft for us... The hotel is at 5 minutes from the beach, the breakfast is excellent, and the swimming pool perfect !!!!... More 

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David1007, Owner at The Connaught Lodge, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your holiday with us Gabparismtl. Thank you for your lovely review and we look forward to seeing you again next year. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More 

Woking, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We were welcomed at reception on our arrival, which was our first stay, and from that moment on we felt we were the most important guests. The rooms were sizable and clean, and nothing was too much trouble. With friendly staff, including the owner/manage who spent considerable time chatting to us, together with excellent food and service at both breakfast... More 

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David1007, Owner at The Connaught Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so very much Peter for your huge vote of confidence - very much appreciated by one and all. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More 

uk
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Lovely Hotel prime location, literally 4 mins walk to the seafront and 5 mins walk through lovely gardens to the shops. Great rooms. Amazing breakfast, so much choice, we had our's out in the sunny courtyard - beautiful. Very friendly and helpful reception staff nothing to much trouble.

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David1007, Owner at The Connaught Lodge, responded to this review

A "Fantastic" review Tracey, thank you very much indeed. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More 

Romford
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Have just got back from a weekend at this lovely hotel. The rooms are lovely and the location of the hotel for the shops, peir and beach is brilliant. It was all a 5 minute walk away. The staff are the most helpful and friendliest I have come across. We ate in the restaurant on the second night and the... More 

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David1007, Owner at The Connaught Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Ron and Glen, thank you so much for your huge 5 star recommendation which is very much appreciated by all of us here - hope to see you both again very soon. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More 

South East
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Have just spend two nights at The Connaught. We stayed in a Lodge Room which was freshly decorated and had new furniture and curtains. Access to the main hotel can be through a lovely patio area or by The Lodge's front door. This door would benefit from having a coat of paint as it does not give a good first... More 

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David1007, Owner at The Connaught Lodge, responded to this review

A lovely, descriptive review Islehopper, thank you very much. The front door is on my list and will be done!! Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More 

London
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Just returned from a 3-night mid-week stay. Excellent value, facilities and service. Most impressed by the receptionist who made us feel welcome, gave us access to our room earlier than expected and then phoned our room to check everything was ok. We have 2 year old twin boys. Restaurant staff made them very welcome at breakfast and dinner. Our room... More 

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David1007, Owner at The Connaught Lodge, responded to this review

Excellent news Simonamber, thank you so much for your "Fantastic 3 nights" review. Hope to see you all again. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More 

uk
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013 via mobile

Stayed for one night attending concert in town. Location excellent for beach and town and excellent free parking. Lovely greeting on arrival in smart reception. All ground floor very attractively furnished. We were in the annexe called The Lodge. Disappointed by scuffed front door and grubby carpets but the heat was the worst aspect - no air con made it... More 

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David1007, Owner at The Connaught Lodge, responded to this review

Delighted to read that at least you enjoyed your stay with us Gokuk. As you probably noticed the entire hotel has been undergoing a programme of refurbishment and we are nearing the end. If you ask your friend to contact me I would be delighted to discuss his stay. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More 

Aylesbury, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

DO NOT SEARCH ANY FURTHER... This hotel oozes first class service, coupled with the best food you could ever want. We stayed here, and from the first moment of booking, there was a total care attitude by the hotel towards us, emails to ask if we needed them to order a meal, or book a show for us... We had... More 

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David1007, Owner at The Connaught Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks Markieboy and delight to read just how much you enjoyed your Lodge experience and in particular our award-winning restaurant, Blakes. Hope to see you again soon. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More 

SW London
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013 via mobile

We stayed for one night in the Connaught Lodge, in a suite room with our lively 21 month old. Having the separate lounge was great for the evening, so we didn't disturb our daughter's sleep with TV noise. The room was spotless and in good overall condition. The reception and bar area were very smart. The breakfast selection was better... More 

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David1007, Owner at The Connaught Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Chillywinter for your super review and by the sounds of it we will most definitely have the pleasure of your company again. Book direct and make sure you get the same room again. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Stayed in the lodge for four nights during the recent July 2013 heat wave. Everywhere in the Hotel was hot, we were on the top floor of the Lodge, although it was hot, with the fan running and the window open we managed to get 4 decent nights sleep. The room has been recently refurbished, very clean and everything worked.... More 

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David1007, Owner at The Connaught Lodge, responded to this review

Great review BTBL and thank you also for a similar 5 star review that you posted on our double rosette restaurant Blakes. Looking forward to seeing you again. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director More 

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Address: 32 West Hill Rd | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5PH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Connaught Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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