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Britannia Hotel Bournemouth

East Cliff, Bournemouth BH1 3DP, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed in this hotel two weeks ago. The room was absolutely disgusting. The carpet had not been hoovered (matted in hair). The cups and saucers were dirty. The signs in the room were covered in grime. It looked as though the hotel had got the furniture out of a skip. I did complain to Britannia after I payed £125... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have stayed in this hotel twice now, hadnt originally booked here this time had booked the Britannia Roundhouse but due to overbooking got moved down. The hotel is in a great location for both town and the beach. Wouldn't describe the hotel as anything special, but is good if you are just after a bed after a night out and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a last minute trip booked on the internet. Some of the reviews were a bit lacklustre but most were fine. The idea was just a base to sleep and eat while we caught some sun. This is the worst hotel I have stayed in so far and I have stayed in a few late deal ones which have... More 

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Rainham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel needs updating and needs new carpets in reception. 2 lifts which was good. Room had lovely king size comfy bed. We had a shower which must be the smallest on record and where you had to touch the sides and glass door it doesn't get cleaned and the shower tray had groundin dirt. The hotel need to review their... More 

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

Just returned from Monday to Friday trip with National Holidays. The reception staff had all our keys ready for us as we got off the bus and with two lifts available it didn't take long to get to our room. 1st room we were offered was a 'smoking' room. As neither husband or I smokers and also due to health... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well what a dive!! Stayed at this hotel last week, worked nights, got woken every morning with fire alarms and drilling and banging! Looks like there doing some work on this hotel, the only thing this hotel needs is a wrecking ball!! Very very dates, had a disgusting view of soggy toilet rolls n tab ends from my window, will... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

friendly and helpful staff. Lift was out of use so had to walk up and down steep flights of stairs. rooms are basic. spa facilities good. Breakfast in the morning good. About 5 minutes from shops and beach which was good. good to stay one night

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well what can I say my first time in Bournemouth to meet a friend and stay over although a bit of a fast ball I booked this hotel as the pictures on booking.com looked great ! Needless to say try were prob taken a fair few years back. We was greeted back which seemed to be Eastrr Europeans that had... More 

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

Last minute booking for cheap. Expected much worse after reading reviews Dated inside but it was clean and not a bad shower. Good water pressure 24 hour hot water. Great location as it's just minutes walk to the beach. £3 parking is a bit annoying but hey ho .... Only reason I would go back is the location and made... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good standards clean sheets was quite a cheap hotel Staff especially at the reception is very polite and welcoming fast checking in Friendly Close to Town Centre Close to the beach. parking £3 and swimming pool £4 which is acceptable price

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