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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Blue Palms is superb. 5* guesthouse with 5* service. Spotless throughout & beautiful rooms. Free parking, wifi, great freshly cooked breakfast & everything you could need. Quiet location but just few mins walk to beach & town centre. Avril & Paul could not be more wonderful hosts ~ welcoming, friendly with great humour. They go out of their way to... More 

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Cowes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Paul and Avril were the best hosts, nothing was too much trouble even my fussy breakfast needs! I arrived from Fort Lauderdale, Florida and it was a little chilly, so I asked for a fan heater to warm the room (well me really!) and again it was not too much trouble for Avril to find one!! The room was in... More 

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Thank Bryan D
Avril H, Owner at Blue Palms, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments Bryan. We didn't consider you fussy at breakfast at all. You are a guest and entitled to request whatever you prefer. If we can provide it, we will! I fully understood that there was quite a difference in temperature between the UK and Fort Lauderdale. Mind you, since June, we have had some... More 

Widnes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed 4 nights from 11th to 15th July in room 6, it was lovely and spotlessly clean. Paul and Avril are fantastic hosts. Breakfast was first class and cooked to order. Town centre and beach were only a 5 minute walk away. This hotel/B&B has a brilliant classic movie theme to all rooms, with posters and photos of all the... More 

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West Midlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Blue Palms hotel for 3 nights in July. Paul and Avril couldn't have been more welcoming, and have a great sense of humour, Paul will even park your car for you. Breakfast was exceptional, the room was perfect and the location was quiet yet very near to all the amenities. We can't fault... More 

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Avril H, Owner at Blue Palms, responded to this review

Dear Pauline & Dave Thank you for taking the time to write a review and make such lovely comments. We enjoyed your company and look forward to seeing you again sometime soon! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

First impressions great - very welcoming hosts, but without being too intrusive. Car parking at the back and side of the hotel. If you're expecting all modern glass and steel then this isn't the place for you. Not a wet room in sight! What you do get is very clean accommodation that has the feeling of being quite homely. In... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Stayed here for 2 nights in room 7 and thoroughly enjoyed it. Room was bright, very clean with en suite and tea/coffee facilities. Paul and Avril were very welcoming and made our stay enjoyable. Breakfast was cracking and a wide range of choice. Will definitely stay here again.

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Avril H, Owner at Blue Palms, responded to this review

Glad you had a great time. We like to make sure everybody has a good breakfast to start their day, so it means a lot to us to hear that you appreciated our menu! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

stayed here for a couple of nights recently on arrival warmly greeted by hosts shown where to park car can be a bit of juggle but paul offered to park it for us if a problem but with the hotel being only 5-10 mins away from beach town etc really convenient so you could just leave car not worry about... More 

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Avril H, Owner at Blue Palms, responded to this review

Glad you had a great time and appreciated our car park. We are so pleased to be able to offer free parking in the centre of town which is becoming a bit of a rarity for small Guest Houses. Paul always has it organised and as you say, will park up for guests if they prefer him to! Our en... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

This is the ideal place to stay if you want that home from home experience,avril and Paul make you feel that way as soon as you arrive , we had room no 1 which is on the front of the building but we had no issues at all with noise from outside and got a good night's sleep ,the room... More 

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Avril H, Owner at Blue Palms, responded to this review

Dear Gill & Andy, We think it is very important that guests feel relaxed from the minute they walk through the door so your feedback is really appreciated. It means a lot to us that you felt at home. Glad you slept well too. As for the hill, that is one thing we can't do anything about but at least... More 

Dartford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Just returned from 3 nights at the Blue Palms. We were greeted by Paul and Avril and were immediately treated like we were old friends. We stayed in the Audrey Hepburn Room which was spotlessly clean and very comfortable. Breakfast was superb with a great choice of dishes to choose from. The hotel is only minutes walk from the town... More 

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Avril H, Owner at Blue Palms, responded to this review

Dear Simon & Sue, thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to write a review. I am very pleased you had a great time and we look forward to your next visit - as does our dog Freckles who enjoyed meeting you both very much as did we. Freckles' wagging tail says it all! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Couldn't fault anything with the stay. The hotel its self was fantastic and super clean and Paul and Avril couldn't have done more to make us feel welcome on our stay. Wouldn't ever hesitate to stay agian and would recommend to anyone! Particularly liked the very personal service you get when staying here; just like a home from home and... More 

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Thank Jordie R
Avril H, Owner at Blue Palms, responded to this review

Thank you so much Jordie, it was a pleasure to look after you both. We do try our best to make our guests feel at home. So glad you slept well. We know that a good night's sleep is important to all our guests! As you say, we are far enough from the hustle and bustle of the town to... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Blue Palms is in an excellent Guest House in a central location in the heart of Bournemouth. With free car parking, a garden & patio and being only a short stroll from the beach, shops, entertainment and Conference Centre, it is ideal for all visitors. All 7 superbly furnished en suite rooms have free wireless broadband access and Flatscreen TVs. Sumptuous breakfasts & friendly personal service will help make your stay comfortable & memorable. The Blue Palms is licensed so you can enjoy a relaxing drink in the garden, lounge or privacy of your own room. Non smoking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Palms

Address: 26 Tregonwell Road, Bournemouth BH2 5NS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: $109 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blue Palms 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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