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The Orchid Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   34 Gervis Road, Bournemouth BH1 3DH, England
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Ranked #45 of 70 hotels in Bournemouth
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I booked this hotel through booking.com and we got a reasonable price of £209.95 for three nights inclusive of Bed and Breakfast. There are usually 3 criteria that I look for in a hotel, a) a reasonable rate, b) free car parking and c) free WIFI accessible in the room. a) And b) were fine but the WIFI could not... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It has been said that the camera never lies. Well orchid have proved that wrong if their pictures on the website are to be believed. On arrival, we were slightly worried by rooms full of builders and decorators visible from reception. however, we were told on checking in that we would not be staying at the orchid but at the... More

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Kent
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I booked a night in this hotel under the impression that I was going to be staying in a boutique hotel with a full English breakfast as described on the website. On arrival we were told that we would be staying at the annexe across the road. That would not have been a problem - until I discovered that there... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

we stayed for 4 nights and after reviews on this site were a little worried as what to expect, but as an excellent English breakfast and comfortable sleep was promised we were optimistic. We were send to annex across the road to room 210 after being informed we were only having a continental breakfast. We were slightly more worried now.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is the worst place in Bournemouth, Avoid At All Cost !, staff are rude and especially the manager so call business relation need seriously go back to school to learn the basic of how to treat customers nicerly. It start when i made a booking in the morning of the 5th August '14 ask if they could text me... More

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

The cleanliness of the hotel was excellent but is looking a bit tired, looks like it is having a facelift. Very small bathroom. On arrival I explained that I knew we were a bit early and was told cannot get your room till 2.30pm, I said again I knew that but just wanted to let them know we had arrived... More

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

We booked 2 nights in the Orchid Hotel and were sent to their annex across the road. The twin bedded room was clean, bright with everything we needed. The overall feel was basic but reflected the price we paid. The staff were cheerful and helpful. We pointed out a few minor improvements which needed to be done. The manager wrote... More

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Torquay, England, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second time my wife & myself have stayed at the Orchid. A number of improvements have been carried out since our first visit. We had a twin bedded room with all of the facilities we required. Plenty of space in the room, plenty of wardrobe space. The bathroom was massive with a bath & over bath shower.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked for the orchid hotel for us and our 15 yr old daughter . When we arrived we were told we had only booked as a couple we were then sent across the road to what looked like a run down b + b to afamily room that wasn't even ready at half 3 in the afternoon . Breakfast... More

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

Stayed here with the other half for a short break at the end of July. The hotel itself was only a short walk from the pier and the beach...probably about a 10-15 minute walk...although be careful of the busy roads in Bournemouth! Room was comfortable and although there was a function on when we stayed we did not hear any... More

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Address: 34 Gervis Road, Bournemouth BH1 3DH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Orchid Hotel 3*
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The Orchid is unique among hotels in Bournemouth....Our guests enjoy a retreat from the hustle & bustle in this Asian inspired & serene hotel, located just a five minute walk from the beaches of the exclusive East Cliff, along the amazing Bournemouth coastline...34 bedrooms, including our "Aspasia Suite" & superior rooms Chilled lounge , draught beers & fine wines Excellent venue for conferences, business meeting & company events Bright, open plan, ground floor function rooms Idyllic venue for weddings, christenings & celebrations BED & BREAKFAST...AND BEACH? We can boast fantastic access to Bournemouth Beach, but if it’s retail therapy you are looking for then take the short walk to the cosmopolitan town centre where you can enjoy all that the Bournemouth shopping centre has to offer, filled with an abundance of boutiques, department stores and beauty salons. Or, take a walk and relax in the picturesque Bournemouth Gardens, a place to sit back and escape the stresses of the modern day. And for your wedding venue in Bournemouth, for both wedding ceremony and wedding reception, The Orchid has a dedicated wedding planner who will be happy to assist you throughout the entire process. ... more   less 
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