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The Chine Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
25 Boscombe Spa Road, Bournemouth BH5 1AX, England (Formerly FJB Collection - The Chine)
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Ranked #22 of 71 Hotels in Bournemouth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
orourkeness2015 Greater London, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for one night as we needed a break from London and unexpectedly had a little bit to spend. The booking was easy, upon arrival they had provided everything we asked for and we were travelling with two small children, (one disabled.) The staff were friendly, helpful, polite and the hotel was charming. It's great for children plenty to... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for an evening function for 200 and stayed overnight . Food was excellent as were the presentation standards . My room was at the front of the hotel and was well furnished and clean . However , the only problem was breakfast the following morning - the buffet cooked breakfast was cold ,eggs congealed . Despite the table menu... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here just after Easter, charming hotel. Facilities for children very good. The hotel is a Victorian building which we liked. Snooker and table tennis for rainy days too. We will return. Thanks!

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Poole, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely small hotel with additional next door & nearby further accommodation & function rooms. The main building has a big restaurant That serves AN 'ALL YOU CAN EAT BREAKFAST BUFFET' AMAZINGLY GOOD FOR £8.95, With hot & cold self service, hot drinks, juices, cereals.... You will NOT GO HUNGRY. And WHAT A VIEW OF BOURNEMOUTH BEACH. A great place to... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found the chine excellent for a family holiday the facilities were all very good both inside and out side pools were very inviting and even when the weather was not so nice the outside pool was kept to a nice warm-temperature, the children also enjoyed the games room . The hotel is located in very picturesque garden and also... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Review of the Chine Hotel, Boscome, Bournemouth: I booked to stay at the Chine for a two-night break to celebrate my partner's 22nd birthday in April 2015, and unfortunately have to report the numerous issues we encountered during our stay. The staff at the hotel did work to counteract these problems so I will include details of these actions as... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the front the hotel doesn't look like anything special, however I have to say I was pleasantly surprised by the facilities and gorgeous grounds. Although it did not effect me, the leisure facilities (Gym, pool) were closed 'until further notice' during my trip. My room was large and had all the expected facilities in good order. I had dinner... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a family room with our 5 and 6 year old. Family room, actually large room with adjoining child's rooms with a door you can close in between - joy for all parents as no need to sit in the dark once children in bed! Staff couldn't have been more helpful or sweeter with kids. Soft play and... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights this week and found The Chine charming hotel with plenty of character. The staff were great! Very friendly and approachable. Chico in the restaurant was so hospitable. We had room 201 which was a first floor sea view room - spacious with a big bathroom. Decor very dated but added to... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot fault this place. For us our holiday was made even the more memorable by the most amazing and caring kids club staff. Our children said this is the best holiday and kids club they have been too. Will def be back soon!

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