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Shirley Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   81 St Michael's Rd, Bournemouth BH2 5DR, England
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Ranked #63 of 149 Bournemouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very Friendly Hotel , great breakfast, our dog enjoyed himself . The owners make you very welcome. We have been there a couple of times now - in season and out of season. We recommend this to all. No matter your age and very prt friendly. Loved our time with Jorge and his wife and Bobby his dog . Excellent... More

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

Very friendly staff and great full English breakfast with cereal and juices. Clean pleasant room. Owner and his wife very friendly and enjoyed talking to us and could not do enough to make our stay an enjoyable experience. We would both go there again and recommend it to our friends.

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Carterton, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a mini break to Bournemouth and stayed at Shirley hotel. What a find! This is a lovely B&B Jorge the owner has really has thought of everything. The attention to detail is fantastic. We had a small double! It was terrific so clean and fresh with everything you could want. a really comfortable bed with coffee and... More

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Slough, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have just spent four nights at the Shirley and would certainly come back again. The room was small but comfortable, with the usual tea/coffee facilities, and plenty of towels. The breakfast was well worth the extra £5 and included cereal, yoghurt, fruit juices, toast, jams, marmalade, honey, Marmite, finishing off with a full English breakfast with... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Back from a two night break at the Shirley Hotel. A very clean and tidy hotel and a lovely room where for once all the décor matched . The breakfast was good and plentiful and kept me going all day. Jorge was very nice and polite . Parking as well which was an added bonus . I wish I had... More

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

My partner and I have just returned from spending four great nights at this lovely place. Jorge the owner was a fantastic host, very friendly, took great care to make general conversation and always keen to help. The cooked breakfast was perfect and just enough to keep us going for the day. There was a choice of a full English,... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I have just returned from a hen weekend at the Shirley Hotel. We had a great stay. Jorge and his wife were very lovely and helpful. The rooms were extremely clean. I liked the decor of the rooms. Nice not to have carpet or fabric headboards! Be prepared for noise as there will be stag and hen dos. Close to... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Jorge the owner was great little quiet when we first arrived but warmed to us during the weekend. Very Helpful along with his wife and had a great laugh with us and the rest of my Hens. Rooms Clean and modern Breakfast was lovely. Little problem with Water not always being warm but with 12 hens 14 stags and all... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

When arrived we had no proper greeting. The hotel itself held a horrible smell constantly, it was not desirable at all! The owners dog is let loose and we found it outside our room when we woke, not nice for those who do not have a love of dogs. We paid £5 each for a full English breakfast, it was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

You get what you pay for - or so they say. Bournemouth is heaving with this type of guest house, and at the weekend they are full of stag and hen parties. The owner was friendly enough. The rooms are very basic, lino floor, tiny beds, even tinier bathroom. On the plus side the shower was good, and nice breakfast.... More

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Address: 81 St Michael's Rd, Bournemouth BH2 5DR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Shirley Hotel 3*
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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service
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A warm welcome awaits you at The Shirley Hotel. This family run Bournemouth B&B is situated on the favored West Cliff. It offers great value for money in this wonderful location being just five minutes walk from Bournemouth town centre with its shops, cinemas, theatre, restaurants and bars. Not forgetting our close proximity to the seven glorious miles of award winning sandy beaches. ... more   less 
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