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The Cottonwood Boutique Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at Cottonwood for two nights and really enjoyed our stay. Rooms were clean with high ceilings and decent furniture. We thought the breakfast was very good and we also had Sunday roast on one of the nights which was also not bad. The location is amazing. In a quiet part of the coast - 10 minute walk to... More 

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

booked at the last minute as a stopover point. a few niggles but none worthy of any criticism. does what it says on the tin. everything was ok even the pink décor. staff friendly and breakfast was good with attentive waitresses.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this hotel for 2 nights after reading the reviews and liking the thought of a boutique hotel. On arrival the bar area was unique and quirky, which was promising. On ascending up the stairs it soon became apparent that this hotel was not boutique but average at best. When arrived at our room we were totally gobsmacked that... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The crown jewels of this hotel are the staff,, without which it would be a very run of the mill establishment. The food although repetitive was of reasonable quality. Our room number 20 was as dated as it gets, and beware of the very small lift if you have children the metal inner door has a mind of its own,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from a two night break with the family and we really enjoyed our stay here. Very close, about 2 minutes walk, to Boscombe Beach and about 5 minutes walk from Bournemouth Beach. Highly recommend Boscombe Pier & Beach if you are after a bit more peace and quiet. Very clean sand. We had one of the family... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have just come back from a long weekend at this hotel! We had an amazing relaxing time! The hotel is lovely! And the staff are friendly! I will be returning to Bournemouth soon thankyou! The beach is beautiful and the park and shops the weather was great!

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Poole, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met friends at this hotel for afternoon tea, we did book in advance. It was a Sunday afternoon and the bar was busy with no free tables, luckily we didn't have to wait long for a table to become free. We ordered some drinks and sat enjoying the view of the sea. When the time came for our afternoon... More 

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for a Friday and Saturday night for my wife's birthday. Weather was superb and made for a quintessentially English seaside stay. Really friendly staff and food in Garden restaurant was delicious, really well presented. Followed by live jazz trio in the evening and fireworks over the bay! Location is great and hotel mixes Louis X1V with Boutique chic. About... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

8 of us visited the Cottonwood for afternoon tea. This trip was booked weeks in advance but on arrival nobody seemed bothered that we were there and we found ourselves wandering round wondering where we were to sit. We were eventually told we could sit anywhere. The staff seemed very laid back. We settled and sat in the beautifully kept... More 

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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the location is superb right on the cliff and a nice walk to both Boscombe and Bournemouth, fit in a Friday Night, Bournemouth Pier has a great fire work display at 10:00PM. Sadly the hotel is not what we expected, our room was to the rear, it was big and spacious but looked tired and in need of refurbishment, the... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With magnificent panoramic views across the bay, the chic and recently refurbished Cottonwood Boutique Hotel has a superb cliff-top location. It offers a sun terrace, and an on-site restaurant serving locally sourced fresh ingredients. Free parking is available on site and free Wi-Fi is available throughout. The boutique hotel has 28 stylish rooms with tea/coffee making facilities, a TV and a hairdryer. Many rooms overlook the bay, and all have a private modern bathroom. The stylish Bar Vista, with its sunny terrace and garden, provides contemporary brasserie food all day. The Garden Restaurant offers refined and elegant dining using local, fresh ingredients from one of Dorset's leading chefs. Guests can enjoy a range of beauty treatments in the on site beauty parlour Beauty Essence, as well as live entertainment in the Bar Vista. The Cottonwood Boutique is located a 15-minute walk from the centre of Bournemouth ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cottonwood Boutique Hotel

Address: East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH1 3AP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: $105 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cottonwood Boutique Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Minotel Bournemouth
Bournemouth Minotel
Hotel Style:
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Bournemouth
#15 Family Hotel in Bournemouth
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