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Royal Bath Hotel Spa

Bath Road | Royal Bath, Bournemouth BH1 2EW, England
+44 871 221 0204
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3 night stay for Conference in the Bornmouth Conference Centre

This huge hotel is redolent of its art nouveau origins and sits on the cliff edge, next to the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mick H
Taunton, United Kingdom
It's got beds

And a restaurant or two and a bar. Disappointing service, could use a makeover. Chairs in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robin R
Surrey, United Kingdom
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  • Very good23%
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“buffet style” (14 reviews)
“a bit tired” (11 reviews)
Bath Road | Royal Bath, Bournemouth BH1 2EW, England
+44 871 221 0204
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Reviewed yesterday

This huge hotel is redolent of its art nouveau origins and sits on the cliff edge, next to the wonderful Russell-Cotes museum. It overlooks the sea in one direction and the park in another. It is now run by the Britannia group who are quite...More

Thank Mick H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

And a restaurant or two and a bar. Disappointing service, could use a makeover. Chairs in the dining room threadbare, food not great and not very friendly service. A lot of money for what you get.

Thank Robin R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shame that such a beautiful old hotel has lost its soul. The bar area is like an old people's home. The porter (Mark) on the Sunday was rude. You must expect Sunday mornings to be busy collecting cars! Crap nights sleep as our room was...More

Thank Emmo7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was bought a spa day and afternoon tea experience from my son for my birthday and I went with my daughter who was leaving for America the week after for a year so I thought it would be nice to have the day together...More

1  Thank Kellys1970
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hotel with attentive staff on reception. Had the afternoon tea which was up to the standard you would expect at one of Bournemouth's top hotels. Room was large and airy with pretty good facilities and a decent view.

Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If i could rate a zero i would! On arrival a 45 min wait to be checked in due to lack of staff on a Monday afternoon. 11:15 that same night arrived back at the room after food etc no power in the room. Phoned...More

Thank R3652VZalexc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was lucky enough to stay here 20 years ago when de veres owned the hotel and it was pure luxury, Now I'm afraid it is a shadow of its former self and it's sad to see a lovely building in such decline both inside and...More

Thank Stevethesweets
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and myself decided to visit bournmouth and Dorset for a couple of days. As we were only staying away for one night I decided we should pay more than we would normally to have a nice night away. As we booked late we...More

Thank Steph H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my wife here on the night before her birthday on the 9th of July 2017. We didn`t realise that we were going to have to pay £20 per night Valet parking, so if you can find a spot on the street and walk...More

Thank Doctor B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having lived in the area for over 30years I always thought this hotel was the best in Bournemouth. I booked a spa day for my daughter , best friend and I. When entering the spa. It looked tired and outdated. We stood waiting for at...More

Thank Ellie01965
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Martin R
18 May 2017|
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Response from 14aaa | Reviewed this property |
Hi I presume your conference is at the BIC which would be an easy commute but it dips down a bit near the pier. No too steep. My cousin stayed in a £35 a night basement room with absolutely no view except for a birds... More
13 January 2017|
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Response from cat642014 | Reviewed this property |
depending on what you have paid the hotel is tired and dated and in need of a massive refurbishment and some decent staff
James M
20 December 2016|
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Response from Jay M | Reviewed this property |
Not totally sure but... I think probably a yes because our room had doors leading onto a fairly secluded garden area (shared by another 2 suites). And if it comes to it you could probably wheel your bike into your room... More