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Boscombe Reef Hotel

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Free Parking
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Full view
86Good for walkers
Grade: 86 out of 100
56Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
10Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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Checked in and left. Staff were rude and made me uncomfortable. Lost the money i paid but choose to leave and booked another hotel for the same price which was really nice with polite staff.
Dirty and run down.
Can't stress how terrible this hotel is. Book elsewhere
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Response from Russell B, Owner at Boscombe Reef Hotel
Responded Oct 18, 2018
We get on average 7 reviews a year (5 this year)...on this dreadful, one-sided, moaners website from about 7,000 guests a year....People do not believe tripadvisor reviews any more.. they will read the reviews on bookings.com and make their own judgements before booking with us or not.. Pointless !!
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This hotel is very basic and probably only ok for one night.
The host is genial enough.
The wi-fi is limited in some areas. We had to use the public lounge to access the internet as it didn't work in our room.
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Dirty showers with exceptionally tatty and peeling shower tray. Filthy floor covered in dust / dirt (well, of what little floor space there was in the room). No toiletries, towels were tiny and found them in a heap on the floor. Had terrible nights sleep. Bed soft, but pillows ar
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Response from Russell B, Owner at Boscombe Reef Hotel
Responded Sep 5, 2018
We get on average 7 reviews a year (3 this year)...on this dreadful, one-sided, moaners website from about 7,000 guests a year....People do not believe tripadvisor any more.. they will read the reviews on bookings.com and make their own judgements before booking with us or not.. Pointless !!
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Stayed here whilst working in the area,
the location of the hotel is great and it’s a short walk to the beautiful beach, the hotel is more suited for people that are not going to be staying in the room for long periods, myself and two other adults had a triple room, the room size
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Response from reef15, Owner at Boscombe Reef Hotel
Responded Aug 12, 2018
We get on average 7 reviews a year (3 this year)...on this dreadful, one-sided, moaners website from about 7,000 guests a year....People do not believe tripadvisor any more.. they will read the reviews on bookings.com and make their own judgements before booking with us or not.. Pointless !!
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This is a place to stay if your on a lads wkend or a student. Place offers toast and tea etc in the morning downstairs not in the room. Most of the rooms is shared bathrooms except the one we had which had its own bathroom. But its very small and expect a shower. For what we paid
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"Book a room with a bathroom included, take ear plugs,"
"WiFi did not work"
"Book a room here as it is great value for money. En suite room was very nice."
"book in fridays, they seem to be quieter."
"contact the hotel directly for a better deal."
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PRICE RANGE
$33 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandBournemouth
NUMBER OF ROOMS
11
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