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The Whitehall Hotel

Exeter Park Road, Bournemouth BH2 5AX, England
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Ranked #51 of 146 Bournemouth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
PETER R Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had requested a fridge for my medication , on arrival i was presented with an extremely small travel fridge , extremely noisey. had to buy extension lead and put in bathroom. Whilst the breakfasts were excellent, the dinner quality has reduced significantly. I had booked three dinners , for each night of our stay , but had to cancel... More

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Western Ireland, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

I had a reunion with 3 friends of many years standing in this hotel and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. I loved everything about it from the friendly courteous staff to the comfortable lounges and lovely breakfasts (how nice to have breakfast served to the table rather than having to join a self service queue). The location is ideal, just... More

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Crawley, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

There was 63 of us on a Bowls tour, I did not get any complaints at all from any of the party. the food Rooms and entertainment were fantastic especially Annie Sheppard, she had us all in stitches the whole evening,she was brilliant. Every day we had maps with precise directions of where we were going. As the tour Organiser... More

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Sussex
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Stayed at the Whitehall again after a few years. We took a party of 54 on the first occasion and we were all happy and completely satisfied. When we were asked to make up a bowling side recently we did not hesitate and invited another six of our friends to join us. The owners Sara and Bernard are always available... More

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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Stayed at the Whitehall as part of a bowling touring side and have no hesitation in recommending this hotel. The food was excellent, as was the service and the rooms spacious and comfortable. The Whitehall is a period building with the odd creaking floorboard but this all adds to the ambience. Our entertainment for the Saturday was Annie, a local... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014 via mobile

A very nice hotel, with a very nice welcome. Hotel is very clean. All staff very friendly and helpful. Foood is excellent! Hotel backs onto the gardens for easy access to the town. Close to Theatre and pier. Would definately stay again!

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

This was the second year we had celebrated New Year at this hotel but sadly it did not live up to the first year. We believe that corners are being cut at the detriment to the overall experience. The hosts are very welcoming but some of the staff need some personnel skills. No interactive communication from waiting staff. We had... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Another successful New Years party break. The ambience, the company and the staff's attention to detail as well as the welcome from mine host's Bernard & Sara. The food and accommodation were superb with excellent views across the park. I would whole heartedly recommend this hotel. This is our second new year break at Bournemouth, we have stayed at the... More

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Lechlade, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

We had a wonderful weekend getaway. Our stay at the Whitehall was excellent. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. The hotel in general was very clean and well decorated. Our room was spacous and again very clean. The room we had over looked the gardens with wonderful views. The hotel is located very central to excellent shopping and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

First time to the Whitehall, for a Christmas in the UK, and we really enjoyed our stay. Nice friendly staff and the whole break went really well. Room was spacious and warm, with a great view of the adjacent park. Location is ideal with easy access to both the seafront and to the town. Lots of good food and entertainment

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Additional Information about The Whitehall Hotel

Address: Exeter Park Road, Bournemouth BH2 5AX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #51 of 146 B&Bs / Inns in Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Voted Bournemouth's Hotel of the Year 2008 for medium sized hotels. The Whitehall Hotel is in the very centre of Bournemouth, overlooking the beautiful Lower Gardens. The hotel offers direct access through the gardens to the pier, the beach, the BIC, the theatre, restaurants and shops - with its own car park and easy road access the location is just perfect! A great base for a short break, business trip or holiday this 140-year-old hotel offers elegant surroundings, good food and a warm welcome. ... more   less 
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