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Safari Bistro Hotel

91 St Michael's Road | Westcliff, Bournemouth BH2 5DR, England
Safari Bistro Hotel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely stay at the Safari hotel. It is a basic hotel but all you need for a weekend in Bournemouth! A 3 minute walk to the beach and only a 5 minute cab to the centre of Bournemouth. The owners couldnt have been any more accommodating for our hen do party of 10 girls. Really friendly and... More 

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

A lovely little hotel close to the sea,staff will do whatever they can to help you. The rooms were clean and tidy,a great full english was much appreciated and cooked to specification. Access to all Bournemouth has to offer is a short pleasant walk away

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We stayed here for my hen do in May, we were a group of 13, Cheryl the owner couldn't do enough for us. She re-arranged the rooms so we were all on the ground floor, there were 3 or 4 to a room - some more of a squeeze than others. They could do with sprucing up a little as... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I booked this hotel as part of a hen do package. the hotel is not a 5 star. But clean and has very good staff that were very helpful in every way. They made our stay very comfortable and easy and helped with any problems that came up. They provided breakfast on both mornings that we were there. (Full English)... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

I stayed on a stag do here so wasn't expecting much at all. The problem is that it claims to be something it's not. It describes itself as a luxury hotel. Although the one star on the front of the hotel would suggest otherwise. In fact, whoever awarded the one star was clearly in a good mood that day. As... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Greeted with a warm smile 😊 was just the start glenn and Cheryl greeted me and my wife warmly .the room was warm and cosy the evening meals were homely and the evenings were entertained like we were old friends being disabled was nice.would recommend the hotel to any one and will definitely stay again...😊

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This hotel is situated in a lovely area with just a 5 minute walk from the seaside!! I found this hotel very clean and the staff were more than welcoming, I would recommend this hotel to anyone, its the perfect place to stay whilst on a family holiday , with lovely food and smiley faces :)

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Chobham, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We stayed at the Safari Bistro for one night as part of my daughter's hen do- They accommodated 14 of us cosily across four rooms and while they were not luxurious they had everything we needed and were clean and tidy. The couple that run this hotel have only recently taken it over but are gradually freshening it up with... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Went for a stag do and was a great location and covered all our needs. Breakfast was good and the staff could not of helped us more than they did. Always friendly and accompanying to all requests. Ensuite rooms were good as well. Shower was great to use.

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

i was with a stag do this weeked on th 5th april 2014 and was origanily booked into the mint hotel witch was part of a package deal for stag do's. ,But we found out apon our arrival the hotel had issues with water and could not bed us so they had arrange with owner of the safari hotel up... More 

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