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Hereford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Overall our time in the hotel was not good enough, rooms very dated although clean. Shower very poor, just a dribble most of the time. Bar and prices ok. Evening meal on first evening was very bland. Breakfast was a free for all on Sunday with no organisation at all, slightly better on Monday. Admittedly we were on a budget... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Having read many critical reviews of this hotel I was pleased to find that my single room on the 3rd floor was spacious, clean and quiet and not over heated. Contained all the usual accessories and had a lovely bathroom en suite. The staff were very efficient and pleasant and the food was plentiful and satisfactory. The dining room coped... More 

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed for two nights it was our base for visiting the Portsmouth Victorian Market on the week end of 26/27 November. From the outside the Hotel looks quite impressive however underneath doesn't quite match up. Collected our keys and made our way to our allocated room. It was clear that we appeared to be in the oldest part of the... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

On a coach trip.whilst the hotel could do will a little tlc our room was spacious and clean. The breakfast was a little chaotic but mayb the hotel should insist on guests pairing up on tables as most requested table for two which added length of wait.the good was good.our evening meals were excellant with a good menu.Yes improvement can... More 

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Thank Pete L
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So we arrived at the hotel The woman on the desk was quite polite But there a complication with out booking and another male member of staff was totally hopeless he just stared at the with ale blank expression on his face when I asked him a question. We got to our room and it was very old fashioned and... More 

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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed four comfortable nights at the Carrington. We had a room in the Frome and Avon wing, which was huge with comfy beds and chairs, well stocked tea and coffee and a good bathroom. We have stayed before, taking advantage of some great deals. Dinner varies in standard but is plentiful, with plenty of choice. The bar meals are... More 

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Thank RainbirdEngland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the train station its a fair standard 15 mins walk away depending how fast/slow you walk i guess... so we arrived at the hotel everything was standard.. we checked in.. no problem.. enter the room have a nose at what im staying in for three nights.. ok all fine.. go have a nose around the hotel.. its all pretty... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Treated to a weekend here for my birthday. Rooms were clean, bright and warm. Hot water and clean towels. The restaurant was very good nice food at breakfast and dinner. Good value bar prices and snacks. Excellent staff, did not meet one bad member of staff all very very helpful. Didn't want to come home.

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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Both me and my partner went on a 4 day Turkey and Tinsel break to the Carrington Hotel in Bournemouth, booked through Ukbreakaways. What an absolute disaster. On arrival we checked in and was given room 407 ( I think ). Ground floor . We thought quite a reasonable room. Fresh with a splash of new furniture. As we unpacked... More 

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1 Thank Paul B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm still in shock and thank god I'm home..... I've never experienced anything like this id be embarrassed if I was the owner the only nice thing was the cat in its bed in the smoking area out front. on arrival we thought yeah looks nice got to reception to check in got keys go to turn to go towards... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Carrington House Hotel, close to the town centre and all Bournemouth's top attractions, is situated on a quiet pine tree lined avenue on the East Cliff side of Bournemouth - perfect for a weekend break or short sightseeing trip. The hotel is close to both the railway and coach station and is only a ten-minute drive from Bournemouth Airport.There is so much to see and do in Bournemouth and its surrounding area, that you are bound to be back again and again whether it is a relaxing short break in Bournemouth that you are after, a cosmopolitan city break, or a weekend break for sight seeing and fun, Carrington House Hotel is an ideal base for all your activities.The hotel has 145 en-suite bedrooms, including 42 purpose-built family rooms plus conference and banqueting facilities for up to 700, a heated indoor swimming pool, table tennis, pool, table football and free parking for 85 cars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carrington House Hotel

Address: Knyveton Rd, Bournemouth BH1 3QQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: $26 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carrington House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 145
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“Ask for the part of the hotel which has been refurbished Most recently”
 of 5 bubbles TerryCotswlds2014, 5 days ago | Read review
“away from lifts”
 of 5 bubbles lindascandrett, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms at back of hotel quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles BargeeGirl, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Don't have a room in the old part of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles PatriciaY677, Oct 21, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms above reception no 50and above seem to be in more modern part”
 of 5 bubbles lesliejohns, Oct 9, 2016 | Read review
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