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Salisbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

You know those dilemma's you have do you share or keep for yourself? Well this hotels is one of those little gems that you don't find very often, It is not large but it comes with a very warm welcome and very stylish decor. As you step through the door your shoulders relax you know you are going to be... More 

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1 review
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed one night at The Orchid and were pleasantly surprised at how nice it was. Lovely refurbished bar area, comfortable room, great big shower, very clean throughout and a lovely breakfast as well. Couldn't really fault it at all for the money and will definitely go back.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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46 reviews
26 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed at the orchid hotel for business for a week. The hotel is sweet and cosy and has a really wonderful resturant downstairs. My main issue was the wifi - I stayed in room 117 and did not get a signal at all so couldn't work from my room and had to use my cell signal which was not... More 

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Thank May G
Christina J, General Manager at The Orchid Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and for you all your valued comments. Initially I just wanted to inform you that the installation of High speed Wifi throughout the entire hotel was our top priority during the refurbishment as we know how important Wifi is to our Business customers. It has been brought to... More 

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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a fabulous hotel! Only stayed 1 night for an event at the BIC but would definitely return if we need a room in Bournemouth again. Our room had lovely decor, super shower,sensibly placed sockets, nice lighting, comfy bed, easily adjusted heating, overall superb. The staff were so friendly, asking about our evening out etc. We ate in the restaurant... More 

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Thank Tracy L
Christina J, General Manager at The Orchid Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a glowing review. It was an absolute pleasure to read that you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay with us and found the staff friendly and the food served in our restaurant to be lovely. Very much appreciated and your comments have been passed onto all relevant... More 

Stevenage, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Only stayed the one night here with my girlfriend but we were both very happy. Very good value for money and the room was great, location even better! The breakfast that was included in the price was also very good as it wasn't just toast and cereal! Would stay here again and recommend to others!

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Christina J, General Manager at The Orchid Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review- it was a pleasure to read you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay and thank you for confirming you will also recommend us to others|! We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future Kind Regards Christina Ioannides Operations Manager More 

Winchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel for 1 night with friends for a concert at BIC. The hotel is lovely, beautiful decor and very friendly staff. Lovely rooms with plenty of space and lovely view over the small garden. Easy walking distance to BIC and town centre. Would definitely return.

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Christina J, General Manager at The Orchid Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for rating us 5 Stars and referring to our hotel as Excellent. We are all so proud of the decor of the hotel as well as the wonderful team of staff that clearly made your stay an enjoyable one. We look forward to welcoming you back, Kind Regards Christina Ioannides Operations Manager More 

Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Over the past 20 years we have stayed in the majority of Hotels on the East & West Cliff of Bournemouth,but never this one even when it was obviously in a state of some disrepair before its recent makeover.It was comfotable we chose a King Deluxe,although the room was still fairly small the bed taking up most of the space... More 

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Christina J, General Manager at The Orchid Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a comprehensive review and for all your valued comments. It was a pleasure to read you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay with and feel we are a cut above the majority of other hotels in Bournemouth, something we are all very proud of. For the benefit of other readers... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hotel room was clean but the ensuite was very cold and there was alot of condensation and there was signs of mould in the bathroom but overall everything was to a good standard.we had breakfast there which was very nice and good quality products.

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Christina J, General Manager at The Orchid Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and for your valued comments. Your comment on the suspected mould has caused me a little concern as all the bedrooms and bathrooms have been totally refurbished and this is not an issue that has been raised to me from our Housekeeping department who are thoroughly efficient. If you wouldn't... More 

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8 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel itself is lovely, very modern and tastefully decorated but the thing that sets this hotel head and shoulders above anywhere we've visited for a long time was the staff. Each and every member of the team from reception, waiters and even a groundsman went out of there way to talk to us and made a fuss of our... More 

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Christina J, General Manager at The Orchid Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review- Firstly I was delighted your stay with us here at The Orchid made not only your Anniversary but your first time away with your baby such a special one.. I was also pleased to read that my Staff looked after you so well and you found the food to be of excellent... More 

Lymington, UK
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is a real surprise. It didn't look much from the outside on a dark November evening but as soon as you walk through the door you can't fail to be impressed by the decor and furnishings. It is bright and modern having been recently refurbished to a very high standard yet still feels quite intimate and cosy. The... More 

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Christina J, General Manager at The Orchid Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write not only a comprehensive but glowing review. It is always such a pleasure to read a review that praises so many aspects of a guests stay and all your comments have also been passed on to all my staff. Delighted to hear you would definitely choose The Orchid when visiting... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Refreshed, revitalised and revived.... Back in the day, a trailblazing boutique hotel for Bournemouth, the Orchid has almost completed a dramatic transformation with bedrooms refurbished, lounges, function rooms and public areas re-imagined; the whole hotel re-born. More than a mere makeover, it's an evolutionary change for the Orchid, setting it apart as the only hotel of its kind in Bournemouth- offering a unique blend of contemporary comfort, informal elegance and charm. 90% of the refurbishment has now been completed with the last phase being our new restaurant which we aim to have open by this Summer, offering informal elegant dining emphasising on simplicity with great food and service. Freshly cooked breakfast with ample choice, beautifully designed bedrooms with power showers, air conditioning and crisp white linen....At the Orchid you will find an effortless blend of home comforts, contemporary sophistication and exceptional service designed to put you at ease from the moment you arrive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Orchid Hotel

Address: 34 Gervis Road, Bournemouth BH1 3DH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: ₹ 5,266 - ₹ 11,696 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Orchid Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
The Orchid Hotel Bournemouth, Dorset
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Bournemouth
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“Telephone them and ask they will give you an honest answer”
 of 5 bubbles Hoppity44, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“King Deluxe ask for room at the rear of Hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 119marting, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Third floor very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisH623, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No traffic noise at the rear of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles T7688UAjanets, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“My bath was quite short and could be awkward for getting in and out due to the shower screen and wc vying for space”
  • You have to be nimble to climb in and out
  • Good sized single room
 of 5 bubbles ILP-JP, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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