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BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel

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Sidmouth
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Have stayed here this year a total of 8 weeks for business. The hotel is of a good standard and the staff are accommodating. Parking is limited but you can double park and leave keys at reception. Will no doubt return in the future. Food is also very good and reasonably priced. Everything you would want in a hotel. Would... More 

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Hull. East Yorkshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were allocated room 14. Far too small, noisy from the lift (which is literally in the room) and noisy from the corridor as you are on the end and everyone goes past. No air conditioning and if you open the window noise and smoke from the courtyard drifts in. Bathroom was tiny. I know they are refurbing what is... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just spent a few days in a delightful hotel in Bournemouth. We stayed at the Connaught which is a handily placed hotel. The first thing you see when waiting at reception is the pleasant environment. Wandering around you see quality furniture; dining rooms which are beautifully set out with quality table ware. You have a choice of going into Blake’s... More 

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Thank Tony L
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Reception staff were very welcoming and our room was very nice. Breakfast was lovely and there was the option to eat out in the rear garden. Facilities were good however the swimming pool could do with an overhaul as there was a few tiles missing. Overall had a lovely weekend and would return.

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Thank Kim M
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights in the Orchid suite. Excellent room and as we were extremely lucky with the weather the balcony and air conditioning were a plus. Had a meal in the brasserie which was excellent. Breakfast was more than adequate. All the staff we came across were very friendly and extremely efficient including the room maids. Nothing was... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The Connaught Hotel is a fine hotel. The service given was excellent. Checking in was swift and painless. Our room was spacious, clean and tidy and the facilities were very good with air conditioning that worked well and was very welcome. Our room was serviced daily early and the ladies who performed this service were pleasant, professional and well mannered.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Firstly, the hotel itself is lovely. Its very clean with good facilities and really great,accommodating staff. Our room in the Conaught Lodge was basic but very clean, with nice furniture, bedding and a comfortable bed. Unfortunately there was no air conditioning, so the room was very hot. Admittedly we were having warmer than usual weather at the time, but we... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

good value clean & lovely staff. Breakfasts lovely (special mention to the older gentleman foreign waiter - a real star!). spa treatment was excellent value too as was the special masseuse. comparatively quiet for bournemouth.pleasant lounge area.

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had one night here in July and found the hotel to be of a really good standard. (I've stayed at other Best Westerns that haven't been quite as good as this one) All of the staff were very friendly and couldn't be more helpful. The pool and jacuzzi were fabulous and clean with a good range of spa treatments... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have been coming to stay at the hotel for 25 years and seen many changes. The facilities are excellent and there is a good choice of different types of rooms. Dining in is a must, either in Blakes restaurant or the hotel brasserie. It was lovely to sit outside for breakfast too.

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David1007, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel, responded to this review

Good to see you as always Susan and thank you for your continued support. Thank you also for your 5 star review. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are guaranteed their own, personal parking space!! Book direct - 01202 298020 - we guarantee the lowest prices and it ensures you get the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This AA 4 star BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel is Trip Advisor's No 1 Bournemouth Hotel with a magnificent spa, an award-winning double rosette restaurant and 54 beautifully decorated en-suite bedrooms, including 3 junior suites, 6 executive rooms, superior, standard and single rooms, some with their own private balcony or terrace. The hotel is centrally located on the West Cliff and is less than 500m to the town centre, with all its bars, clubs and restaurants, the BIC, Pavilion Theatre, pier and beaches. Free WiFi, Free Parking and Free Membership of the Spa and Leisure Club await you. The Bluewater Spa offers 2 gymnasiums, an 18m swimming pool and spa pool, a luxurious, fully tiled eucalyptus steam room, a superb sauna and a beauty and 3 massage therapy suites, to include a double. After a relaxing day in the Spa enjoy a fine dinner and top class wine in our award-winning, double rosette restaurant, Blakes, where Nick Rutigliano, the Maitre d', and his team will serve you with superb food, freshly prepared by Ben Nicol, the Head Chef. The hotel was again awarded the highly coveted Silver Shield in 2013 by Green Tourism for Business for its contribution to the environment and local community. Trip Advisor has once again awarded the 2014 Certificate of Excellence to the Hotel, the Spa and to Blakes Restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel

Address: 30 West Hill Road | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5PH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: $130 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 56
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Also Known As:
Best Western Bournemouth
Bournemouth Best Western
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#1 Spa Hotel in Bournemouth
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bournemouth
#1 Business Hotel in Bournemouth
#1 Luxury Hotel in Bournemouth
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bournemouth
#2 Family Hotel in Bournemouth
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