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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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Derby, United Kingdom
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308 reviews 308 reviews
61 hotel reviews
252 helpful votes 252 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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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London
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7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 

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

We have just got home from another brilliant weekend at Marlins. We haven't been able to go for the last couple of years, but were greeted like friends by Neil & Michael. The hotel was just as high a standard as we were used to, and so was the breakfast. It is so clean, and we love the attention to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A really lovely overnight stay in a spotlessly clean room and hotel. Everything was well thought out to make your stay very pleasant and comfortable. Made to feel very welcome by the lovely owners and to top it all, served a delicious, perfectly cooked breakfast in the morning. Will recommend and return. Thank you for a wonderful stay.

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

Just had a lovely stay at The Marlins in Bournemouth. The people that run it are lovely and friendly as well as very helpful, welcoming and knowledgeable about the area. Had a lovely breakfast while sitting by the window in the bright, clean dining room. The bedroom was lovely, big, smelt nice and fresh and all was spotlessly clean. Everything... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only stayed one night, very enjoyable experience. The family room is large and airy. Very clean and well decorated. Fantastic host, very helpful and pleasant. The breakfast was freshly cooked to order and delicious. Very satisfied and should we ever need to stay in Bournemouth again Marlins would be our first choice.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Marlin's was an excellent B&B. We spent two delightful days. It is everything that you would want. It is clean, the room was a great size & spotless (TV, tea/coffee making facilities and free Wifi!) & extra pillows/blankets, just in case! The staff are very pleasant and most helpful - nothing is too much trouble. Breakfast was freshly made and... More 

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