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3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   2 West Cliff Rd | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5EY, England
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Ranked #10 of 149 Bournemouth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have stayed here twice in the past month, great place, well located for the town and beach, we're vegan and breakfast was great too, rooms very clean and tidy, friendly and helpful staff, overall just a great place to stay and enjoy bournemouth will definitely stay again and thoroughly recommended! Should be no1!!

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've just got back from a two week stay at Marlins for our honeymoon. We stayed in a ground floor room next to the back garden. The room was compact but very comfortable and tidy. It was nice and quiet and we even had the hotel cat to keep us company as its cat house was just outside in the... More

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Marlins for a short break. The room was small and compact, but comfortable and quiet. The breakfast was excellent, cooked fresh every day and the hosts were attentive and made sure everything was good. Marlins is close to the pier, conference centre and the town - making it an ideal place to for a weekend where you... More

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Andover, Hampshire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this as a last minute get away.I looked at a lot of hotels on line and picked this one because it was a good location. Fab hotel,amazing breakfast, and the staff were friendly. Would go back

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105 reviews 105 reviews
46 hotel reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for two nights with my husband and son. We had a triple room which was spacious with lots of storage space. The room was spotlessly clean and the breakfasts were excellent - the hotel has been awarded 5 by the scores on the doors. The location is great for the town and the beach. I would not... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here in June 14 for 2 nights and found everything to our satisfaction. Room was spacious and clean, breakfast in the morning was excellent. Most of all we chose to stay here due its brilliant location to the beach, pier, restaurants, bars and entertainment in Bournemouth, all are within easy walking distance.

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Kingham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We returned for a brief visit and have stayed here many times over the last few years. This establishment appears to attract a lot of repeat customers. On site parking is a big plus but the cleanliness and individuality of the room's decor and quality of the food is what stands out in our minds. We always feel welcome here... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights, special birthday weekend. Room was at top of house, 42 steps up! Spotlessly clean, friendly, a great breakfast in lovely light restaurant. Free parking on site, in excellent location, walking distance to beach, pier, park and town centre.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Had another excellent stay at this very clean and well presented Guesthouse. the rooms are very well appointed and the breakfast is first class. The bonus is actually having a parking space. Will certainly be staying there again

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Booked last minute to attend a social event in town without knowing anything about the hotel except its location. What a great surprise - this hotel may be on the smaller side but larger hotels could certainly learn a thing or two from them! Our room was spotlessly clean, smelled fresh and was bright and airy. Our hosts were welcoming... More

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Address: 2 West Cliff Rd | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5EY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Marlins 3*
Also Known As:
Marlins Hotel Bournemouth

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Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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Marlins is a 4 Star guest house located within a short walk of the Conference centre (BIC), beach and town centre. We offer free off street parking and wireless internet access. We pride ourselves on our cleanliness, each room is inspected daily by the owners to ensure the highest standards are maintained. We will do everything possible to make sure that your stay with us is an enjoyable one. ... more   less 
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