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Dolphins Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Excellent service. Would recommend to anybody travelling down here to stay at the Dolphins. Elena and Miles were the perfect hosts. There was nothing they would not do to help us, within their power. Bedrooms very clean and location really close to shopping centre, caffes,restaurants and the beach - all within walking distance. Many thanks for a lovely stay, John...

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Shipston-on-Stour, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Booked at really short notice (so I had virtually no choice) for the room that sleeps 4, on a Wednesday and so the £80 was to be expected. I stay in hotel rooms quite often, and in the UK it's always premier inn. Perhaps I have been spoilt, though I've never paid more than £45 to stay in a premier...

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Thank jbransby2406
Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Had a very comfortable night at Dolphins Hotel with 4 children in two triple rooms. Owners were very welcoming and tolerant of the inevitable noise and mischief, providing a BBQ in the garden for us to feed them. The location is very central but off the main roads, and a short walk from the beach. Rooms were clean and very...

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Thank rsewalker
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 July 2016

At Dolphins Hotel You can feel like at home, the Landlord was very helpful in all cases and gave precious information about local attractions. Clean rooms, positive energy and VERY GOOD location. Would definately reommend it!

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Thank Woodchucks15
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely time.could do with a little tweaking here and there....owners are very very welcoming lovely....short walk to the town but walk back up hills not great if you have joint problems but taxi cost £3.00 Which wasn't to bad....will stay here again

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Thank Paulaknight1
Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Overnight stay in Bournemouth booked on basis of previous reviews. Host friendly and welcoming on arrival. Unfortunately room did not meet same expections. First thing we noticed was a broken dirty plastic bucket that was being used as a bin. Then we saw the fridge, which we thought was a nice touch - if it has been clean enough to...

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Thank sdgrmum
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Came to Bournemouth to visit a mate and hit the clubs, 4 lads we got the 2 single beds and the bunk bed and was still Enough room to pre drink. Large bathroom and the shower is top notch. Everything you need for the price you pay. 10/10 Would recommend. Big up dolphin hotel.

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Thank Calum S
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely little hotel. I stayed with my family and the owners were very hospitable and amenable to our requirements. Personally I always prefer the hotel linen to be white, as white keeps no dirty secrets!! Our room was spotlessly clean with perfectly white linen on very comfy beds. Next time we need a place to stay in...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2016

We stayed for 2 weekend nights, 7 ladies having a break from the norm, this hotel met our needs completely, it is close to all shops, bars, shows etc, it is very reasonably priced, the rooms have all you require, along with the most amazing shower rooms, then the cooked breakfast the following morning was exactly what was required after...

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Thank jharwood1964
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Went here just to get away with the girls, had a fabulous time and Elena and Miles couldn't do enough for us. Beds were comfortable and shower Rooms were lovely, over all a brilliant, clean, friendly hotel, I'm already planning my next trip😃 Also very close to town and beach 😃

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A small family owned and run Guest House in Central Bournemouth. All bedrooms except singles recently modernised with up to date en-suite shower rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphins Hotel

Address: 19 Tregonwell Road, Bournemouth BH2 5NR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: ₹ 3,633 - ₹ 16,414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dolphins Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“All that we saw were excellent”
329john123, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“In a fairly quiet locatiion”
815Francesca, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Check the room given before you agree to stay in it”
sdgrmum, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“I would return here so would definitely recommend”
jharwood1964, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 3 . Was roomy had a modern en-suite , TV and wifi. Quiet with a comfortable bed.”
lindat526, 4 Jan 2015 | Read review
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