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Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Chippenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We are staying for two nights and cannot fault this hotel. The staff are so warm and friendly. Check in online was a great bonus! We advised it was our anniversary and we were delighted and touched to find a lovely card and token for a complimentary glass of wine each! Location is spot on and brilliant value for money....

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely hotel. Very clean. Staff fab and very attentive, nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast was excellent with a great choice. Perfect location for all amenities with just a short walk to beautiful sandy beach, pier, cafes, pavilion, gardens, shops . Will definitely stay here again.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in a superior double for 4 nights may 22--may 25 may.Room excellent,clean and spacious.plenty of wardrobe space good selection of hot beverages also plenty of tv choices if needed.Spa was excellent and also had a treatment which is well worth it.Food was second to none,had meals in the brasserie but we could choose off Blake's menu which was...

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Thank Lin C
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for a couple of days in May. Overall impression was good, hotel staff very friendly and nice leisure facilities. Only downside was that the rooms were really really hot for some reason. Had to keep the fan on at night to sleep!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is about 5 minutes walk from beach. Staff very friendly and efficient, food very good but a bit expensive to have dinner there. Breakfast excellent. My room in main hotel was quiet and clean and my 3 relatives stayed in the Lodge which was spacious and quiet. Spa is very nice and I had a very good pedicure....

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BW-Connaught, General Manager at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Christine, I am pleased to hear you and your family enjoyed your mini-break and hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon. Best wishes, Simon Hartwell General Manager Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are guaranteed their own, personal parking space!! Book direct - 01202 298020 - we guarantee the lowest prices...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went here last year, and the place was very nice looking with good qualities, but the staff were not as friendly as I'd have wished. The spa was good, and the food was great. The surroundings were pretty and nice. Not too far from the beach and parking available. Free wi-fi. Just staff need to be not so snobby...

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BW-Connaught, General Manager at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Jorja - generally the reviews on tripadvisor all comment on how friendly the staff are at the Connaught - I am sorry that you didnt feel the same way. Thank you for your positive comments regarding the hotel in general - I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon. Best wishes, Simon...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for two nights with my partner. On arrival we didn't like our allocated room due to being overlooked by another room. The receptionist I think her name was Natalia, was really nice about it and showed us three other rooms to choose from. We had a superior double. The room was an OK size but we felt the...

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BW-Connaught, General Manager at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Clogg - I am pleased to hear we were able to move your room so you were more comfortable for your stay. I am sorry to hear that your towels weren't changed - it is standard practice in hotels to change towels that are left in the bathtub or bottom of the shower. Teas/coffee should...

Saint Geyrac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for a couple of nights before getting the ferry to France. On arrival was a bit confusing at the entrance due signs being not quite right, ended up in the other car park & trying to enter the wrong building....was told to go through the restaurant to reception with two suitcases, all very strange. Eventually got checked in &...

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BW-Connaught, General Manager at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Steve, I am delighted to hear you had a pleasant stay and hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon. Best wishes, Simon Hartwell General Manager Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are guaranteed their own, personal parking space!! Book direct - 01202 298020 - we guarantee the lowest prices and it...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great hotel. Lovely clean room and good to have complimentary bottles of water in room. Great location for BIC, beach and town. Great choice at breakfast with very attentive staff. Would definitely return.

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BW-Connaught, General Manager at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Shani, I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your "Mums treat" and hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon. Best wishes, Simon Hartwell General Manager Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are guaranteed their own, personal parking space!! Book direct - 01202 298020 - we guarantee the lowest prices and it...

Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for a spa day package with a party of 5 people. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed it, could spend all day in the pool, sauna and steam room while waiting for your treatment. Staff were so friendly and very knowledgeable and skilled at the treatments, made you feel very comfortable, the whole day was so relaxing. Would definitely go back again...

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BW-Connaught, General Manager at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review s0phie, I am delighted you had such an enjoyable spa day with us and hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon. Best wishes, Simon Hartwell General Manager Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are guaranteed their own, personal parking space!! Book direct - 01202 298020 - we guarantee the lowest prices...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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This AA 4 star BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel is Trip Advisor's No 1 Bournemouth Hotel with a magnificent spa, an award-winning double rosette restaurant and 54 beautifully decorated en-suite bedrooms, including 3 junior suites, 6 executive rooms, superior, standard and single rooms, some with their own private balcony or terrace. The hotel is centrally located on the West Cliff and is less than 500m to the town centre, with all its bars, clubs and restaurants, the BIC, Pavilion Theatre, pier and beaches. Free WiFi, Free Parking and Free Membership of the Spa and Leisure Club await you. The Bluewater Spa offers 2 gymnasiums, an 18m swimming pool and spa pool, a luxurious, fully tiled eucalyptus steam room, a superb sauna and a beauty and 3 massage therapy suites, to include a double. After a relaxing day in the Spa enjoy a fine dinner and top class wine in our award-winning, double rosette restaurant, Blakes, where Nick Rutigliano, the Maitre d', and his team will serve you with superb food, freshly prepared by Ben Nicol, the Head Chef. The hotel was again awarded the highly coveted Silver Shield in 2013 by Green Tourism for Business for its contribution to the environment and local community. Trip Advisor has once again awarded the 2014 Certificate of Excellence to the Hotel, the Spa and to Blakes Restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel

Address: West Hill Road | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5PH, England (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: $158 - $304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Best Western Bournemouth
Bournemouth Best Western
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#1 Spa Hotel in Bournemouth
#1 Business Hotel in Bournemouth
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bournemouth
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bournemouth
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bournemouth
#2 Family Hotel in Bournemouth
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“We asked for a quiet room and we definitely got it. Room 209!”
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“Room 15 where we stayed was lovely overlooking the garden area where we also had some of our breakfast (DO NOT MISS THE BREAKFAST)”
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“Pick a lower floor as lifts are rather small, so can use stairs.”
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