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Marlins

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2 West Cliff Rd | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5EY, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Wallingford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A lovely B& B, a friendly welcome from the owners who are so approachable and will do anything to help. Lovely to be in a B&B which is clean with a really comfortable bed. Located a few mins walk from the beach and the BIC. Lovely breakfast served with a smile. I'll be recommending Marlins to friends and family who... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My partner and I came to Marlins to escape London's rat race and had a wonderfully relaxing 4 night stay. From the warm reception on arrival until the moment we left, the owners were incredibly pleasant and helpful. The room was very clean, spacious and comfortable. The ensuite bathroom was also ideal. The breakfast was prompt, fresh and absolutely delicious.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I recently stayed here when I relocated to the town. The arrival and welcome was superb with both an informative and professional welcome from the team. Hotel room was clean, well spotless and had everything you needed to make for a comfortable and relaxing stay. The breakfast was great, fresh and hot tasty food to set you up for the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just come back from our weekend in Bournemouth staying at Marlins. We arrived to first class hospitality and handed a guide of the town, given information on areas that were in close proximity of the hotel and shown to our room. The hotel was clean and tidy, with spacious rooms. The room itself was very comfortable with everything... More 

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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have stayed here numerous times and not prepared to stay anywhere else. I have looked at other bed and breakfasts in Bournemouth, however for the price and locality you will not find anywhere better. Likes: free car parking, walking distance to town and beach, rooms are clean and comfortable and towels are like new. Lovely breakfast and coffee. Dislikes: not... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here for .the weekend of the BHF Bournemouth Bay run and wanted somewhere close to the pier. It's a great hotel, well situated and we were very pleased that we chose to stay here. We had the double on the top floor, which had a separate bathroom. Although the room was on the small side, it was perfect... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

we were greeted at the door when we arrived. Everyone was kind and we were looked after for the whole of our stay. The room was lovely, clean, spacious and light. The breakfast was cooked fresh every morning very yummy. The owners were kind yet professional and did all they could to make the stay enjoyable. They were even kind... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Excellent service all round very helpfull wen i asked if they ad a white cotton and needle a very nice gentle man bort it up to our room :they were very friendly and very helpful the breakfast was very nice very clean nicely located

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Just home from a lovely few days at the Marlins. Found on Internet. .not disappointed. .great location.not far to the beach..great hotel..staff v friendly and helpful. Garden room comfortable. Great breakfast. V good value. Hope to visit again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

For some reason I find writing this review difficult. Marlins was perfectly good. Decent rooms, good breakfast, sensible furnishings, friendly staff, yet it all felt very 'professional' and 'efficient'. Or maybe that was just me. My only real gripes are the shower (lacking in power) and shower room (somewhere to hang towels would be nice) and the car park *which... More 

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Marlins08, Owner at Marlins, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay and found the staff friendly and efficient. I'm slightly puzzled that you couldn't find anywhere to hang your towels as there is a large heated towel rail in the bathroom Our car park is small, but 'tiny' is maybe a bit misleading, we... More 

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