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15 Priory Road | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5DF, England
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Ranked #132 of 152 Bournemouth B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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London
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Fairmount for 2 nights and it was better than I was expecting. The rooms were quite basic but comfortable and the bed, although I booked a double, was 2 single beds pushed together. The first room I stayed in the shower didn't work - barely a trickle of water came out. Spoke to the hotel staff who... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for a night with my friends and we all loved it. Very good value for money and 2 minutes if that from the town and beach. Think it has been rated quite harshly. Yes its not the best around but it was £15 a night which is a bargain. Would stay here again as was way better than any... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Booked a room with x2 double beds in for New Years Eve as me and 2 friends wanted somewhere to stay overnight to celebrate the New Year. To be honest, I didn't have high hopes as we left it last minute and we wanted somewhere cheap, and for £60 I knew exactly the kind of place it would be. The... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The fairmount isn't really a hotel, is just like a period travel lodge, and none the worse for that. It doesn't have a resturant and only a small bar. However the room was clean, bed comfortable, shower, heating and tv worked fine. With the bonus of lovely high ceilings an period features. It's not luxury but at £26 a night... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We were charged £70 a night for a 3 bed room. Appauling quality for £70. £70 english pounds that would have been better spent ANYWHERE else. First can say that I didn't know this price otherwise I would have made us book elsewhere. Secondly, if you are thinking lovely, spacious, double beds with an equally spacious room, then let me... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

As I arrived, I was shocked when it was one of the few hotels left with vacancies. Then I saw this sign on the door stating that a stay starts at 15 pounds a night (I payed 23 for the most basic room). However, hotel rates fluctuate just as exchange rates so I didn't really care. Got there at 13... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Have stopped here twice before, very clean hotel, never had a problem, towels changed everyday, very modern. in great location for shops ++ beach. They offer breakfast for £5 but need to go to their sister hotel, always a £5 spa day offer at the Marriot hotel which is a great offer!! Would go again and would recommend 100%

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Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

well arrived at 3pm and was greeted at reception was told no breakfast there but at another hotel for 5pounds each so didnt bother as wasnt sure if did gluten free so went to harvester and for 4.99 have english breakfast and lots of other choices.went to our room what was small hot very basic made the mistake as going... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Having stayed 3 times in Bournemouth each time at different locations, the Fairmount Hotel can only been described as basic which was to be expected to some degree because of the cost. On a positive note the Bathroom had been modernized and the towels changed daily. If you wanted clean bedding this was only done after a week, or £5... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I called in the fairmount on the off chance and were lucky to get a double room. We asked to look at the room first and was given the key to room 16 and made our way up there. The guy we spoke to at reception was very friendly. We paid £20 per person, we asked about... More 

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Address: 15 Priory Road | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5DF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 19
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