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The Hermitage Hotel Bournemouth
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5AH , England   |  
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Ranked #5 of 70 Hotels in Bournemouth
Hampshire
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8 hotel reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Never lets us down”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

We have visited 3 times recently. Once at a function, which ran smoothly with excellent food for circa 40 people.
The other times were to enjoy a quick weekday lunch whilst in Bournemouth.
Rain or shine this hotel provides a very warm welcome. The lounge area is comfortable with an extensive brunch/lunch/light bite menu.
The waiting staff always make time to chat. The food is well presented and reasonably priced with items from sandwiches to fish and chips on offer.
We really cannot fault it.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

My wife & I have just spent a long weekend at the Hermitage Hotel. The hotel couldn't be more centrally located and we found it to be spotlessly clean in every area we saw, with all the staff being courteous, friendly and helpful in everyway. The food served in the restaurant for both dinner & breakfast was of a high standard. We shall be going back and wouldn't hesitate to recommend it to others.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

This hotel is good quality, rooms are high standard. Quite a few rooms with a sea view. Excellent central location near to pier. Nice and quiet, No noisy parties or noisy residents. Good breakfasts. Great room service, very tasty and fast too.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here on a quite Sunday night and was greeted by a lovely lady in Reception who immediately upgraded me to a fantastic large room overlooking the Sea!
The room had all the little extras such as Bathrobes and Slippers and a lovely Coffee Machine.
Dinner was excellent and well served although the food and plate could have been a little hotter.
Bar service was excellent too as was Breakfast the following morning.
The hotel exudes a happy team
and although it was quiet I am sure the standard would be as good in high season.
Would definetely return and recommend.
Lovely hotel.
Charles First.

  • Stayed January 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

my partner and I have just spent a lovely weekend at the hermitage hotel.

all of the staff were attentive and courteous,

Charles, the restaurant manger and his team were lovely, very polite. the food was excellent and the lounge area was a nice place to sit and have a drink - nice atmosphere.

we were in a room with a sea view which was fab - the room was very clean lovely bed linen, towels and bath robes.

the whole feel of the hotel was relaxing and nothing was too much trouble.

Can't wait to back!


Debbie P

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Aldershot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We had our works Christmas party there which included a lovely room and breakfast as a package. It's good value so it's not the first time we have had our party there. The party was well organised, the food was great and the staff were polite and courteous. The hotel is situated on a hill overlooking the seafront, we had a great view of the pier from our room. The town centre is a short walk away through the park right next to the hotel. If you are considering staying there or having an event there I cannot recommend it more highly.

  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Lovely hotel and enjoyed our 3 night stay. The staff looked after us really well from the moment we arrived and we got a great room with sea views. Loved waking up in the morning and opening the curtains to such a great view. Good bed and bed linens and bathroom had good water pressure and plenty of natural light. The food we ate at the hotel was of a good quality and served by professional staff. Location is convenient for Bournemouth town centre and if you have a car the parking is complimentary. We would recommend this hotel to any age group visiting Bournemouth.

Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about The Hermitage Hotel Bournemouth

Address: Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5AH , England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Bournemouth
#4 Family Hotel in Bournemouth
#6 Business Hotel in Bournemouth
#7 Romantic Hotel in Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Hermitage Hotel Bournemouth 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
4 star AA rated Bournemouth hotels, the Hermitage Hotel commands the very best location of all Bournemouth hotels - directly opposite the Pier, Beach, Pavilion and Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) with direct level access to the town centre gardens. Privately owned hotel with 74 en-suite rooms, many with sea views, complimentary onsite parking and WiFi for all guests. AA Rosette for food excellence serving breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner, a quality Bournemouth restaurant. Perfect for residential conferences, fully equipped meeting room hire with boardroom layout facilities or the ideal venue to hold private parties and celebrations, ladies festival or Christmas office parties. ... more   less 
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