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Fenn Lodge Apartments

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11 Rosemont Rd. | Alum Chine, Bournemouth BH4 8HB, England (Formerly Fenn Lodge Hotel B&B)
Fenn Lodge Apartments
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fenn Lodge has just been converted into 5 new superb apartments by hosts Sandy and Bruce,we can really recommend as all you could wish for in a very comfortable modern holiday apartments in a superb location,attention to detail we suggest second to none.

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welcometoexcellence, Owner at Fenn Lodge Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you both so very much for your lovely revue. Thank you for taking the time to do it and thank you so very much for coming back to sample the new apartments after the change over from the Fenn Lodge B & B to the Fenn Lodge apartments. And especially when you have to travel so far to get... More 

Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

On our round trip through the south of England Fenn Lodge was indeed our most favorite stay: because of the deep felt friendlyness of our host Sandy, because of the rooms being so beautifully equipped, because the lodge is situated next to one of the most beautiful landscapes near the seaside, because of a yummy breakfast - and because of... More 

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Warwickshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Spent a long weekend away with Mum & Sis at Fenn Lodge early Sept and was made to feel very welcome. Didn't get the chance to meet Bruce, but Sandy was just lovely, so friendly & helpful. Fenn Lodge's location is ideal and so peaceful and within a 10 minute walk to the beach. Great to see the foxes &... More 

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welcometoexcellence, Owner at Fenn Lodge Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you so much Julie, Maxine and Helen, for your wonderful words of encouragement in your review. There have been sooooooo many people that have supported us with lovely revues on Trip Advisor and with personal cards and gifts over the last 13 years and I really want to thank everyone once again and say that sadly,it is the end... More 

Harpenden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I stayed at Fenn Lodge for one night with my 16 year old son Harry on our weekend in Poole Harbour doing some wind surfing. We both found the place and the friendly hospitality from Sandy and Bruce exceptional. The breakfast was very good. I have stayed in several B&B's in this area and the general standard is high, but... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

A great welcome fro Sandy who not only showed us to our lovely room, but also gave us great advice on the local pubs and resturants. Breakfast was outstanding . A brief but wonderful visit. Simon Lyons

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welcometoexcellence, Owner at Fenn Lodge Apartments, responded to this review

Simon, thank you very much for your revue and thanks especially because these things always take time out of your busy day. It was lovely to have had you both to stay and I wish you every success with your venture in the area. Take care of each other. Sandy More 

Rotherham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Would just like to say a huge thanks to Sandy & Bruce for one of the best stays in Bournemouth, the welcome was lovely, the staff were lovely, the room was excellent, the breakfast choice excellent, the birthday gesture was lovely and unexpected, BEAUTIFUL !!!, Many thanks for a perfect week, Wendy & Ian x

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welcometoexcellence, Owner at Fenn Lodge Apartments, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure and so special for us all to have met you both. Thank you very much for your lovely revue....especially at the end of a very busy season Take care of each other and abundant blessings. Sandy More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Just got home from a week at Fenn Lodge my 2nd visit wonderful friendly welcome when you arrive with a pot of tea & a cream scone. Very clean bedroom with a very nice hot shower & a comfortable bed. Breakfast fantastic good choice also nice to have a fridge on the 1st floor where you can put things in... More 

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welcometoexcellence, Owner at Fenn Lodge Apartments, responded to this review

I should be praising you because you kept up your wonderful swimming record and swam almost daily this time!! Well done! But a VERY big thank you for your very kind revue you have just given us. It is always so special for us to welcome returning guests and I wish you many more happy holidays in Bournemouth!. Take care... More 

Luton, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Having read all the reviews our expectations were high. Fenn Lodge is ideally situated for exploring the south coast. Sandy and Bruce are lovely friendly people and were very welcoming. We were offered tea or coffee on our arrival which was a nice touch. Our twin room on the 2nd floor was very clean and the beds comfortable; the shower... More 

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welcometoexcellence, Owner at Fenn Lodge Apartments, responded to this review

Pearl thank you so very much for the very kind revue that you gave us. I do owe Pete and yourself a HUGE apology for his overcooked breakfast. I have no one else to blame but myself as I am the chef !! Unfortunately Bruce was away at the time and I was trying to keep too many balls in... More 

Shropshire, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for a week at this fantastic guest house leading up to going to see Lee Evans at the end of the week, our room was lovely and spotless, breakfast was great every morning with plenty of choice including homemade bread to start off, it is a great location just 10 minutes walk from Westbourne town and also just... More 

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welcometoexcellence, Owner at Fenn Lodge Apartments, responded to this review

Many, many thanks Dave for your lovely revue . It was, as always, such a pleasure to see you both back with us and thanks also for doing all the revues on the places that you visited for food during the week you were here. It will certainly help all future visitors to Westbourne and Bournemouth. Take care of each... More 

Ashford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Fenn Lodge is up at the top of the many B & B's we have stayed in. The friendliness and helpfulness of the owners and their staff is second to none; we were made to feel very comfortable from the moment we arrived. Our room was very clean and spacious with excellent facilities. The choice of breakfast was great and... More 

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Rachel ...Many, many thanks for the lovely revue you have given us and I am so glad you both enjoyed a bit of down time here in Alum Chine. I was able to use Steve's comments from your son in our HomeGroup on Tuesday.....It was perfect . Thanks very much. Take care of each other and abundant blessings Sandy More 

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