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The Orchid Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   34 Gervis Road, Bournemouth BH1 3DH, England
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Ranked #44 of 70 hotels in Bournemouth
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I have stayed at the Orchid hotel for 1 night with my 2 year old child and a friend. The location of the hotel is excellent, it has a good, secure car park. The staff is very friendly, been very kind and let me park my car in their car park till i was ready to go home even know... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having seen the Orchid Hotel website i was driving to Bournemouth imagining a room '50 metres away' to be across the lovely courtyard where i'd enjoy the amazing sounding cocktails once my 4 year old had gone to bed & we'd both wake up to a lovely full english with Quorn sausages before a great day on the beach....well, we... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Paid £53 for 4 people to stay in family room for a night away, breakfast included. A lovely little hotel located a stones throw away from the beach. Room was stifling as others have mentioned but we asked reception for a fan and withing half hour one was located for us. Floor in room was crazy squeaky but room and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned home from a three night break staying in this hotel,boutique hotel I don't thing so!!!! Our room was big but needs updating like the rest of the hotel!!!there must have been wedding there on Saturday& the decoration are still all up!!!! The tables in court yard have not been wipe while we where there!!! as for Wi Fi... More

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Staines, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

all Bournemouth hotels suffer from complacency and standards have slipped in the last 10 years. Do not stay here on a hot night the rooms are stifling and without air con. No disabled rail in bathroom . Good sized bed and adequate if dated room. good position,decent breakfast and plenty of parking in a nice area. Staff have no real... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights for our wedding anniversary. The hotel looked drab from the outside however the lobby, reception and bar areas were all clean and modern, the room was average but clean and comfy. The shower on the last morning was cold. Having said that the staff were all pleasant and cheerful. Breakfast was hot and quiet patio area... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I visited this hotel for two nights as we were attending a wedding (and all the rooms in the wedding hotel had sold out!). We booked The Orchid as it was described as a 'boutique' hotel. Let me tell you, it was quite an experience. The check-in experience was great; lovely staff and easy, quick hand over... More

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel was lovely clean and tidy through out breakfast was to a high standard rooms are in process of been updated but still was happy with the room staff were helpful and very pleasant lobby and bar area has just been updated and is very welcoming overall would recommend this hotel to anyone and we have booked again for next... More

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

I booked this hotel for my husband 50th birthday,on the second day while sitting in the badly maintained garden my husband was attacked by two very vicious and protective sea gales, who chicks were also in the garden, while protecting himself from them injuryed his back and meant he had to have bed rest and was unable to celebrate with... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

Hotel is so dated, mold in bathroom, hot water takes half hour to come through into the mixer shower, very noisy at night, doors slamming, windows falling apart. The bar.... Cold drinks not cold. Full English breakfast swimming in fat, tinned mushrooms, cold toast.... Worse hotel ever stayed in... Avoid like the plague

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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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