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The Ocean View Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH1 3AR, England (Formerly Ocean View Hotel Bournemouth)
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Ranked #38 of 71 Hotels in Bournemouth
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well , what can I say !! I had to go to Bournemouth to help clear out my Aunt's flat ( on Valentine's Day ) , not very romantic. However prior to me staying I got a courtesy call from the hotel to see if they could make my Valentines stay more memorable after explaining that my mate and I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for one night. Easy to find and parking free ( a bonus in that area) Receptionist very friendly Our room on third floor was spacious and warm with great views over bay Decor a bit dated and some marks on carpet but all clean Didn't have breakfast as a bit pricey in hotel and better location cafe down on... More 

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

We stayed here for Valentine's Day. Lovely location. Not a lot of parking, we had to park in the Cottonwood next door. Receptionist Jackie was lovely and very helpful. We were in Room 215 which was on a staircase off the first floor to the side. Windows overlooked the car park. Bathroom was up a further 3 steps. Room was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Slightly run down, could do with a lick of paint and maybe a redecorate but enjoyed our stay. Would recommend for families in the summer as has pool and very close to the beach. Lovely destination and a close walk to town. Worth a visit. Rooms were clean, as was bathroom. Staff were helpful. Busy with a wedding in the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from a weekend at the Ocean View. Where to start? It felt like the room we occupied had not been used for some time. The bathroom was freezing cold (it was a cold February day) and the heated towel rail was unusable, the inlet/outlet valve was furred over and broken. The hot tap in the basin ran dark... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed with lots of children. The staff were so accommodating and always so helpful, particular the restaurant staff and their wonderful patience with us and the children changing our minds with food orders etc. Thank you for a lovely stay.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night, as had to drive from Sussex the night before my Grandma's funeral. Had to use a phone at reception to get a member of staff from the sister hotel next door to come over and book us in, as we didn't get there until 7pm. Bit weird. Our room was up a little staircase from... More 

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

My husband and I love Bournemouth. This has now become one of our favourite hotels. The location is perfect for everything we wanted to visit and even a fabulous walk on the beach. Our room was perfectly clean and the facilities were as expected. The hotel itself is a bit dated, but the staff are just great and breakfast hit... More 

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

My husband & I decided to go away for a couple of days to welcome in the New Year. We booked into the Ocean View for a double sea-view room and the New Year dinner/ party night. we had requested an upper floor, which we did get. It was a large family room at the top of the hotel. It... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I booked this hotel 9 months in advance for new year,I picked this hotel because I had stayed in the sister hotel next door and liked it but knew this one was bigger and thought it would have been better to celebrate the new year.After checking in we went to our room where I was shocked to be given a... More 

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Address: East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH1 3AR, England (Formerly Ocean View Hotel Bournemouth)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ocean View Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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