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“Excellent stay in Bournemouth”
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Alexander Lodge
Ranked #16 of 132 Bournemouth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Hannover, Germany
1 review
“Excellent stay in Bournemouth”
Reviewed September 25, 2013

Having stayed in the alexander lodge 4 times now we can highly recommend it. The rooms are very nice and clean. The breakfast is also very good, you always get everything you wish. The hosts, Karen and Andy, are very lovely - always with a smile on their face. We always feel very welcome and will definitely come back.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
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AlexanderLodge, Owner at Alexander Lodge, responded to this review, September 27, 2013
Hi Tina
It has been lovely having you all to stay and really look forward to seeing you and your family again in the future. We hope you had a good trip home and thankyou for taking the time to write such a great review for Alexander Lodge
Best wishes
Karen and Andy
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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Reviewed September 20, 2013

Having stayed here before we knew we were in for a lovely relaxing stay! Our room was more than spacious as was the girls at the top of the house ,immaculately clean and the beds were so comfy non of us had any trouble sleeping! Breakfast was fantastic compliments to Andy for that and the service Karen provided was next to non she was very attentive to all our needs and sent us all on our way with full bellies! We were here visiting family in Christchurch for an engagement party so the hotel was ideally located for us as was the short walk to the beach. We will most definitely be staying here again its like our home from home now and would like to keep this little gem of a place to ourselves but would most definitely highly recommend it! Well done Karen and Andy keep up all your hard work we love your place!

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
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AlexanderLodge, Owner at Alexander Lodge, responded to this review, September 21, 2013
Hi everyone
Thankyou so much for such a really great review. It was very kind of you. We are so glad you enjoy staying with us and look forward to seeing you again. It is a pleasure having you all to stay. Hope you had a comfortable trip home.
Best wishes
Karen and Andy
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oxford
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 16, 2013

Having searched the Internet for a rather late one night booking, we found the Alexander Lodge Hotel, which is an absolute gem. Karen and Andy from the moment we arrived were the perfect hosts. Tea and coffee on arrival was a lovely and thoughtful touch, especially as there are tea and coffee making facilities in the room. The room was lovely, a great deal of thought had been put into the decor, and we had a great nights sleep. The hotel has a really friendly and warm atmosphere and was exceptionally clean. Absolutely nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast was delicious and set us up for the day. It was a shame we only were staying one night as the Hotel is close to the seafront, but as we expect to be visiting Bournemouth quite often, we really hope that Karen and Andy have a room available. Definitely would highly recommend.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
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AlexanderLodge, Owner at Alexander Lodge, responded to this review, September 17, 2013
Hi There
Thankyou so much for taking the time to write and submit such a great review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. It was lovely meeting you both and we look forward to seeing you again in the future.
Best wishes
Karen and Andy
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed September 1, 2013

We have just spent a few days at this wonderful guest house.
It's a short walk to the beach, bars and shops and yet still in a tranquil location.
Our room was bright, spacious and impeccably clean.
The breakfast was lovely and served on hot plates.
Karen and Andy made everyone feel very welcome and nothing was too much trouble.
We cannot praise this venue high enough.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
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AlexanderLodge, Owner at Alexander Lodge, responded to this review, September 3, 2013
Hi There

Thankyou for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and the breakfasts. It would be great to see you both agin in the future.
Best wishes
Andy and Karen
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Wrexham
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Reviewed August 18, 2013

We have been home a week now and wish we were still on holiday, Karen and Andy of Alexander Lodge, Southbourne are perfect hosts. The hotel is homely, with an exceptional standard of cleanliness. We also enjoyed the delicious food. Hope to return next year and can highly recommend a stay at Alexander Lodge.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
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AlexanderLodge, Owner at Alexander Lodge, responded to this review, August 19, 2013
Hello David and family
Thankyou so much for our great review, it was very kind of you to take the time to write it.
It was lovely having you all to stay and glad you enjoyed your holiday. Hope to see you again next year.
Best wishes
Karen and Andy
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 17, 2013

A great place to stay. Karen and Andy are very friendly and welcoming. Very clean and comfortable rooms. Breakfasts are excellent with a good selection. Alexander Lodge is an exceptionally nice place to stay and relax.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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AlexanderLodge, Owner at Alexander Lodge, responded to this review, August 19, 2013
Hi
Thankyou for staying at Alexander Lodge and for taking the time to write such a lovely review for us. It was a pleasure having you both to stay and hope to see you again in the future.
Best wishes
Karen and Andy
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Wrexham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 12, 2013

We have just returned from a marvelous holiday which was made perfect by the hosts Karen and Andy. The cleanliness, service and food were exceptional. We would highly recommend a stay at Alexander Lodge Southbourne Bournemouth. Looking forward to returning.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
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Thank kathryn w
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AlexanderLodge, Owner at Alexander Lodge, responded to this review, August 17, 2013
Hi there everyone

It was really lovely having you all here to stay and we are so pleased you had the sunshine to enjoy the beach and beach hut. Thankyou for taking the time to write such a great review for us and we hope to see you again next year.
Best wishes
Andy and Karen
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Property: Alexander Lodge
Address: 21 Southern Road, Bournemouth BH6 3SR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 132 B&Bs / Inns in Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A delightful, family run Guest House in Southbourne. We are located in a peaceful area of Bournemouth, just a few minutes level walk to the beautiful, award winning Sandy Beach, Cliff Lift, Clifftop, local shops and restaurants. ... more   less 
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