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23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our weekend stay at Waves In. The owner was so friendly and helpful, and the guest house is a pleasant 10 minute walk through Boscombe Chine gardens to the lovely Boscombe pier and beach. We will definitely be back!

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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing little hotel/bnb,very welcoming and clean,we loved the beach decoration and the breakfast.Will defo be back,Very close to Boscolmbe nightlife and beach,plenty to do and they have games dvds and books.

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Thank Sian W
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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I wasn't sure what to expect when I first booked my room at waves, I was a bit worried because it was close to Boscombe; but what a lovely surprise I had. The B abd B is close to Boscombe Chine gardens, about 5 minutes walk away down a quiet road. I was greeted by a lovely lady who showed... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic stay with family in a family room, on bank holiday Monday. Lovely clean comfortable room and friendly staff. Kids had beach toys from inn to take to the beach which was very helpful. Short walk to sandy beach at bosom be and great weather. Highly recommend.

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Thank ahappyman1975
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Our favourite b&b by the sea x perfect location just 5mins walk through the beautiful chine gardens to the sea rooms are comfy and spacious and the breakfast is fantastic topped off with the wonder host val always on hand to help with any of your needs and full of local information

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Thank Erika F
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23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Room was very clean and very spacious with tv, coffee and tea making facilities etc. Room was done to match the rest of the bnb which is a beach theme. The en suite bathroom was very clean and tidy. The breakfast was excellent and very plentiful with plenty of choice of cereal's and also cooked breakfast. I had the vegetarian... More 

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Thank asunni
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We stayed two nights at this wonderful B&B, and had a really good time. The hotel is in a quiet area with many houses, but near the beach and towncentre with shops, restaurants etc. Very nice and service-minded hosts! The family room was big, so nice decorated in grey and white colours,with a large double bed and two single beds... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

Just returned from a 3 night stay at Waves In and felt extremely comfortable there. Our hostess, Val, is a real gem and so friendly and welcoming. There was no problem coming in and out during the day and no problem that we were in our room during cleaning time, it was just done later. We were attending a wedding... More 

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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Now I booked this bnb based on reviews and the pictures. When we arrived my first impression was to get online and find somewhere else. It's front was over grown and looked a right mess. We parked around the back of the property and took our luggage in. We were greeted by a lovely older lady who explained everything and... More 

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Wavesinbnb, Owner at Waves In, responded to this review

Dear Tom, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are sorry that you feel disillusional about previous reviews, everyone has their own experiences. We are small family run business and we are currently in the process of renovating an old building. You're points are valid about outside, which we do try to keep on top of,... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Attending a course a long way from home I wanted a friendly comfortable place to stay! I hit the jackpot with waves! Loved every minute of my stay, so friendly and welcoming and nothing at all was too much to ask for! Made a stressful time away so much easier and we'll the breakfast was second to non! I will... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waves In ( Formally known as The Park Hotel) is ideally situated, with being 800m from Bournemouths famous sandy beach and 1 mile from the town centre. The family run hotel offers clean, simple rooms at a competitive price. With its array of single, twin, double and family rooms all can be catered for. A hearty breakfast and packed lunches are available everyday as well as evening meals Sunday - Thursday. We are on the doorstep of the O2 academy, and many bars and restaurants, or you can relax in our small licensed bar. The B&B offers all guests a V.I.P. discount card which can be used in over 40 local venues. We are ideally situated for the recently developed Boscombe Beach. This 1 1/2 miles of beachfront offers, a surf school, beach bars and bistros and beach volleyball courts can be used here. We have a car park for guests use and can store boards, wetsuits and bikes if required. Whether coming for a relaxing seaside break, the surfing or the nightlife and entertainment we can offer you the perfect base for your stay ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waves In

Address: 14 Knole Road, Bournemouth BH1 4DQ, England (Formerly Park Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: ₹ 2,531 - ₹ 7,592 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Waves In 2*
Number of rooms: 9
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“All is good”
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