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The Chocolate Box Hotel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful stay! Good location, comfortable bed and delicious breakfast. The room was clean and of a high standard. The staff were all really friendly and the addition of free chocolate was brilliant. Would definitely recommend!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights at this superb hotel Leoni and her staff were awesome loved the chocolates in room really comfy beds and chocolates in entrance hall 3mins away from beach bus stop to swanage just outside door breakfast was great can't recommend this hotel enough just what we needed a incredible relaxing break keep up the great work... More 

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

I had a really great few days staying here. It's a very short walk from the pier and the seafront as well as the shops. The staff were very friendly and helpful. I had a single room which was small but fine for me. It was very clean and the bed was comfortable. Breakfast was lovely, well cooked and tasty.... More 

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed as a hen do group and had a great stay! Rooms recently refurbished which were great, extremely clean and very comfy beds! Loved the touch of chocolates everywhere, what more could you want! Great breakfast, and the staff were fantastic, couldn't do anything more to help. Will be back thats for sure.

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Thank Grace R
Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best time staying at the chocolate box. We tried to book into the sister hotel, chocolate boutique however they were fully booked - but no problem as the chocolate box was fantastic. The staff were brilliant and so accommodating and welcoming, the breakfast was incredible (I'd recommend the chocolate waffle - so good!!!) - other breakfasts that... More 

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

We booked this room very last minute as we decided to go down to Bournemouth the next day. We didn't have much choice but booked this room for £79 (breakfast and parking included) and weren't disappointed. The parking is very tight as the car park is small but the rooms were nice and a decent size. The bathroom is a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for a two night mid week break to visit relatives and grab some late season sun. We found friendly Staff, recently refurbed rooms, a tasty breakfast and chocolates in abundance... what's not to like?? In the words of Arnold Schwarzenegger ... WE'LL BE BACK!!...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 1 night, best place to stay in Bournemouth, my wife and I will be staying here again. I like the idea of free chocolates in your room and we had a queen size bed, good night sleep after an exhausting trip from Cornwall. The duty manager Flo was great, can't fault our stay, 👍

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Thank Wendy L
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just spent 2 nights at the Chocolate Box. Our room was small, but not too small, very comfortable and well kept. Breakfast was excellent and the staff were all friendly and helpful. This all contributed to a very pleasant stay in Bournemouth. We would recommend this delightful B&B to anyone.

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Thank davidjebson
Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great hotel, excellent location, would definitely stay again! The staff were very friendly and helped with anything you needed. Beds were comfy and rooms were a good size. Breakfast was delicious especially the chocolate pancakes. Very close to BIC, beach, town center and bars. Everything is within walking distance.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marlins is a 4 Star guest house located within a short walk of the Conference centre (BIC), beach and town centre. We offer free off street parking although at busy times this may mean you will have to double park and leave your keys with us. We pride ourselves on our cleanliness, each room is inspected daily by the owners to ensure the highest standards are maintained. We will do everything possible to make sure that your stay with us is an enjoyable one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Chocolate Box Hotel

Address: 2 West Cliff Road | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5EY, England (Formerly Marlins)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: $86 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Chocolate Box Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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