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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited Cliff House last Saturday for one night. The hotel was so lovely. It actually looks even better in real life. The interior of the hotel is very stylish and modern. We had afternoon tea which was a delight, and the mince pies (being almost Christmas) were possibly the best I have tasted, apparently home made. We stayed in a... More 

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Thank Louise M
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wish I could give this place more than 5 stars. We have recently held our wedding at the Cliff House Hotel and it was absolutely perfect. The venue itself is beautiful, modern and clean. The staff are first class, especially Tim, the General Manager and Chamane, the Events Manager. Right from the start, Chamane couldn't do enough to help... More 

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Thank Hannah C
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well what can I say apart from "Fantastic". We've loved Cliff House Hotel from the moment it opened, so was the first choice when we wanted to get married. This beautiful, intimate and totally unique hotel is like no other. The team did an amazing job accommodating our families and friends over the whole weekend, nothing was too much trouble.... More 

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely clean quiet hotel with great restaurant. Rooms decorated to a high standard and manager Tim makes sure you receive a warm welcome. All the staff make your stay as comfortable as possible. I can definitely recommend.

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Thank SkipperMally
Cliff_house2014, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Cliff House and delighted that your stay was so enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you again More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed October 10, 2016

If you’re off for a few days to Bournemouth then you simply must try the Cliff House Hotel. We’ve been going to Bournemouth for short breaks for nearly 10 years and when we couldn’t get in at our usual hotel we had to try somewhere new, and this hotel didn’t disappoint, in fact we now wouldn’t want to stay anywhere... More 

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Cliff_house2014, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and for your wishes in the upcoming awards - we are keeping our fingers crossed! Delighted that you enjoyed the food and locally sourced produce and we look forward to welcoming you again in the future More 

Hockley, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed October 1, 2016

We stayed at the Cliff House Hotel on Friday night as we were going to a gallery exhibition in Bournemouth. We saw some great reviews online and we weren't disappointed. The check in was smooth and the room we were shown to was a great size and well appointed. The staff were all very polite and friendly and the breakfast... More 

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Cliff_house2014, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing Cliff House and so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We pride ourselves on attention to every detail and our locally sourced produce for breakfast and meals is very popular with our guests and visitors More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Had a fab evening with the wonderfully entertaining Helena and Grant James Mace. First visit to Bar13 and was very impressed with the set up. Well organised and friendly bar staff delivering a great range of beers, wines and cocktails. Bar area was very busy but atmosphere and entertainment was great. Will be returning soon.

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Cliff_house2014, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Delighted to receive your review and thank you for passing along your comments. our acoustic nights have become very popular and we were delighted to read that your first visit to Cliff House was such a success - we look forward to welcoming you back. More 

Newquay, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed September 22, 2016

I hosted a one-day workshop at Cliff House Hotel with the function room overlooking a gloriously sunny garden. The staff are all very helpful and the roll top bath in my room made a business trip all the more relaxed. Only a short walk to town and to the beach so location couldn't be any more perfect.

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Cliff_house2014, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing Cliff House and delighted that your workshop was a success. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future More 

Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Cliff House for 5 days but find it difficult to find fault but lacks atmosphere It is situated on the main road but to be honest you would not know that . The hotel has good outside seating in pleasant gardens There is a lovely stretch of coastline within a 5 minute walk. The hotel is spotless clean... More 

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Cliff_house2014, Owner at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

I am sorry that your stay was not quite as up beat as you may have expected. We pride ourselves on service and attention to detail, it is sometimes difficult to gauge how 'chatty' our guests want to be when they are relaxing in the lounge area but I have noted your comments and will discuss with the staff. Thank... More 

East Midlands, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed September 16, 2016

This is a fabulous hotel, the design and layout offer a welcoming and very comfortable experience. We stayed for 4 nights, and the staff were always welcoming, happy and very willing to help - nothing was ever a problem! Cliff House is very tastefully decorated, and attention to detail is first class. Breakfasts were freshly cooked, using local produce, and... More 

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Cliff_house2014, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Carole for your review and kind comments, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us at Cliff House and hope that you will visit us again soon More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cliff House Hotel is a unique, must-stay destination for anyone who wants to truly experience the beauty and history of the Dorset coastline. Nestled in the idyllic town of Southbourne, a relaxed yet still bustling location not far from lively Bournemouth, it's the perfect location to soak up the natural richness of the South.With the stunning New Forest, the exclusive beaches of Sandbanks and the dramatic Jurassic Coast just a short drive away, there is no better place to base yourself while in Bournemouth.Cliff House Hotel enjoys a warm atmosphere with a fusion of interior design styles blending historic charm with modern refinement. When you walk through our doors you'll feel immediately at home, leaving you at ease to enjoy everything we have to offer. Our charming boutique hotel is managed by an award-winning team, dedicated to offering guests a professional service. Our large landscaped garden, terrace and bright indoor lounge area lend themselves perfectly to enjoy a relaxing breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea and all have the warm atmosphere that we've become so well known for. Also open to non-residents, our bar and lounge area has a warm and gently bustling atmosphere and serves delicious food from 10am to 9pm ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cliff House Hotel

Address: 13 Belle Vue Road | Southbourne, Bournemouth, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: $109 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cliff House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Ask for a room over looking the beautiful garden!”
 of 5 bubbles CatChong1984, Sep 22, 2016 | Read review
“We enjoyed a bedroom overlooking the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles carolestevenson, Sep 16, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the garden have the best view”
 of 5 bubbles 23Lloyd41, Jul 22, 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you request a refurbished room”
 of 5 bubbles Mcb5hc, Jul 16, 2016 | Read review
“We had a ground floor room which was perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles chriswoods2016, Jul 11, 2016 | Read review
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