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    The Connaught Lodge

    32 West Hill Rd | West Cliff, Bournemouth BH2 5PH, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good34%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the main hotel” (63 reviews)
    “town centre” (28 reviews)
    “spa facilities” (17 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 27 April 2016

    We have stayed at the Connaught Lodge three times in the last year since both our son and daughter are now at Bournemouth University. The staff are always very helpful, and happy! The three bedrooms we have occupied have all had comfortable beds and good...More

    Thank nholloway11
    Response from David1007, Owner at The Connaught LodgeResponded 28 April 2016

    Good to see you again holloway and thank you very much for your "Excellent" 5 star review. Until the next time ..... Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are now guaranteed their own, personal parking space!! Book...More

    Reviewed 6 April 2016

    The hotel is well located, close to town centre and beaches. We stayed in room 201, which had a large walk in closet and large shower room. The bed was huge (2 twins zip linked) and very comfortable. Complimentary tea and coffee and the extra...More

    1  Thank Jane D
    Response from David1007, Owner at The Connaught LodgeResponded 12 April 2016

    Delighted we ticked all the boxes for you Jane and thank you so much for your very generous review. Until the next time .... Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are now guaranteed their own, personal parking...More

    Reviewed 27 March 2016

    I was staying in the lodge and not hotel which meant a walk outside. Very clean and nice decor, staff every friendly, spa was very relaxing. Good location. food is excellent.I had a leak from my bath which flooded floor but manager dealt with it...More

    2  Thank maggie k
    Response from David1007, Owner at The Connaught LodgeResponded 28 March 2016

    Many thanks Maggie for your very kind review and really delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, in spite of the leak!!. Unfortunately we have to wait until the guest vacates before we can clean and get you in but 12.45pm was pretty early. Best...More

    Reviewed 25 March 2016

    Just back from a 2 night stay, excellent value, especially with all the amenities of the main hotel available. Rooms are clean, reasonable size, and a decent size en-suite. Although it didn't seem that busy, parking could be a bit of an issue, fortunate to...More

    2  Thank DrivePhil
    Response from David1007, Owner at The Connaught LodgeResponded 28 March 2016

    We look forward to that third visit Phil and thank you very much for your very kind review - apologies about the fried bread. Best wishes David F Miller Managing Director Executive rooms booked direct with the hotel are now guaranteed their own, personal parking...More

    Reviewed 24 March 2016

    My wife and I celebrated our golden wedding anniversary with a repeat visit to Bournemouth as we did 50 years ago, then we stayed at the East Anglian hotel which has since been pulled down. We have visited the Best Western Plus Connaught hotel on...More

    2  Thank keredadnil
    Response from David1007, Owner at The Connaught LodgeResponded 25 March 2016

    Michael Winner couldn't have written it better Keredadnil, thank you very much!! Delighted to read your celebrations were such a success and even the weather managed to shine down on you!! We hope to see you both again very soon. Best wishes David F Miller...More

    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$86 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Spa Hotel in Bournemouth
    • #11 Family Hotel in Bournemouth
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Bournemouth
    • #12 On the Beach Hotel in Bournemouth
    • #12 Business Hotel in Bournemouth
    • #13 Luxury Hotel in Bournemouth
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    pmiller1970
    10 November 2017|
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    Response from pippalincs | Reviewed this property |
    I think it's best to book at least 2 weeks before your stay
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    RosyWine
    28 October 2015|
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    Response from Tony W | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is adequate parking at the hotel. It is certainly a very nice hotel and well worth the trip!
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    Milcka A
    24 May 2015|
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    Hi As this is an important day for you please call me at the hotel and I will arrange everything for you - 01202 298020 Best wishes David Miller
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    "The Lodge is quiet and the rooms are slightly less expensive than main hotel"
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    "Room 227 in the lodge was a good room."
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