Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel - Bournemouth

ex. BEST WESTERN, The Connaught Hotel

West Hill Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom, BH2 5PH  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel - Bournemouth

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

Parking on request

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Overview

The traditional 3-star Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel is set in the center of Bournemouth. With accents of Victorian architecture, the hotel was built in 1850 and renovated in 2011.

The hotel is set 250 meters away from Bournemouth Beach, Bournemouth Pier and Oceanarium. Guests will find Bournemouth city center within a 10-minute walk from the property.

O2 Academy Bournemouth is 3.4 km from the hotel and Adventure Wonderland is 7.2 km away.

There is Bournemouth Central train station nearby. A short drive takes guests to Bournemouth International airport.

Rooms

Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel features rooms with a bright interior that come with Wi-Fi, a private safe, climate control, coffee/tea makers and high-speed internet for a pleasant stay in Bournemouth. The guestrooms look out on the garden. They are fitted with tiled bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is available from 07:00 to 9:30. The superb restaurant offers special meals. The property is a 5-minute walk from the brasserie Blakes Restaurant.

Services

Business facilities at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel include computers, a meeting room and a business center.

Relax

Providing a spa lounge, a steam room and a Jacuzzi along with steam baths and reflex massage, Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel ensures guests a pleasant stay.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   56.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Parking on request
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Barber shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 5 may stay at the price of GBP 5 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 16 may stay at the price of GBP 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 16 may stay at the price of GBP 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

West Hill Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom, BH2 5PH

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City Center
  • Bournemouth
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Bournemouth Central Station
    1.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Blakes Restaurant (cuisine: French, Contemporary, English)
    200 ft
  • The Connaught Brasserie (cuisine: Italian, British)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Lower Gardens
    1900 ft
Beaches
  • Bournemouth Beach
    800 ft
  • Hengistbury Head
    2400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    56

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBournemouthBest Western Plus The Connaught Hotel

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 140 sq. feet
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    Superior Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 140 sq. feet
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      Executive Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 220 sq. feet
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel - Bournemouth Bournemouth location
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        Hotel Address:

        West Hill Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom, BH2 5PH

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Bournemouth
          2300 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Bournemouth Central Station
          1.1 mi
        • Bus stop
          2000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Blakes Restaurant (cuisine: French, Contemporary, English)
          200 ft
        • The Connaught Brasserie (cuisine: Italian, British)
          200 ft
        Parks
        • Lower Gardens
          1900 ft
        Beaches
        • Bournemouth Beach
          800 ft
        • Hengistbury Head
          2400 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of rooms:
          56

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBournemouthBest Western Plus The Connaught Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

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        Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Christmas Market - 1400 ft
        • Oceanarium - 2000 ft
        • Westbeach - 2000 ft
        • Westover Gallery - 2000 ft
        • Gallery 57 Ltd - 2300 ft

        Popular areas

        Places of interest

        • Bournemouth Library - 1000 ft
        • The Square - 1700 ft
        • Oceanarium - 2300 ft
        • St Peter's Church - 2300 ft

        Convention centers

        Amusement

        • Sheridan IMAX Cinema - 2000 ft
        • Bournemouth beach - 2000 ft
        • Happyland Amusements - 2000 ft
        • Pier Amusements - 2000 ft
        • Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club - 2300 ft
        • Leisure Exchange & Quasar Elite - 2300 ft
        • Odeon Cinema - 2300 ft
        • Ambassador Snooker Club - 2700 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Bournemouth Eye - 1400 ft

        Museums

        • Gallery - 2300 ft

        Parks

        • bournemouth gardens - 1400 ft

        Theaters

        • Bournemouth Pier Theatre - 2000 ft
        • Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre - 2000 ft
        • The Pier Theatre - 2300 ft
        • Pavillion - 2300 ft
        • Pavilion Theatre - 2700 ft

        Medical care and Hospitals

        • Blue Water Spa and Leisure Club - 400 ft

        Local attractions

        • Compton Acres - 1.9 mi
          164 Canford Cliffs Road, Poole
        • Splashdown - 3.5 mi
          Tower Park, Poole
        • Sandbanks - 4.0 mi
          PooleEngland
        • Island RIB Voyages Jersey - 3.1 mi
          No5 Albert Pier, St. Helier
        • Shell Bay - 4.0 mi
          Ferry Rd, Studland

        Near the hotel

        • Bournemouth Beach - 800 ft
          BournemouthEngland
        • Oceanarium - 2100 ft
          Pier Approach, Bournemouth
        • Hengistbury Head - 2400 ft
          BournemouthEngland
        • Lower Gardens - 1900 ft
          Exeter Crescent and Gervis Place, Bournemouth
        • Bournemouth Pier - 2100 ft
          Pier Approach, Bournemouth
        • Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum - 3300 ft
          East Cliff Promenade, Bournemouth

        Restaurants nearby

        • Blakes Restaurant - 200 ft

          Address: 30 West Hill Road
          Phone: +44 (0)1202 298020

          83% likes this, based on 224 reviews
          Cuisine: French, Contemporary, English
          Price Range: USD 33 - USD 49

        • Amalfi - 400 ft

          Address: 11-13 West Cliff Road
          Phone: 01202 296278

          75% likes this, based on 118 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: USD 15 - USD 33

        • Cristallo - 600 ft

          Address: 3 West Cliff Road
          Phone: 0751 553 4963

          60% likes this, based on 125 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian

        • The Connaught Brasserie - 200 ft

          Address: The Connaught Hotel
          Phone: 01202 298020

          61% likes this, based on 24 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian, British
          Price Range: USD 13 - USD 48

        • Indian Ocean Restaurant and Takeaway - 600 ft

          Address: 4 West Cliff Road
          Phone: 01202 311222

          72% likes this, based on 207 reviews
          Cuisine: Indian, Pakistani

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of rooms:
          56

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBournemouthBest Western Plus The Connaught Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

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        Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel

        Average guest rating

        8.0out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 710 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Lovely room on top floor which had a small balcony.Room looked very recently refurbished and was spotless. The weather could not have been nicer for our stay in March. Excellent restaurant which provided beautifully presented meals at a very reasonable price.

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          everything hotel lovely and staff friendly

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          Pool and sauna, room and wet room very good. Location useful.

          Parking could possibly be a problem, though not for us

        • Family with children
          9.2

          close to beach and town. swimming spa, parking, room

          no safes in rooms, bar drinks food price

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Very friendly staff. Comfortable rooms with quality en suite. Lovely pool, sauna & steam room. Good location within easy walk of the beaches and the shopping area. Great breakfast! Good experience all round

          Nothing

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          we like the Connaught Hotel very much thank you

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          Staff very welcoming and helpful

          A little hot in the bedroom, but easy to open a window.

        • Group of friends
          6.6

          The house white wine is horrible They could not fit us in the spa from a week before - disappointing

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          The room we stayed in was very large and comfortable.

          I had booked two rooms at the same price but not the cheapest. When we arrived we were told there had been a plumbing problem with one of the rooms and our friends would now be in the lodge. We opted to move over the lodge as well and found our room to be very large and their room to be half the size. But as we were only staying one night didnt feel the need to complain.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          staff, food

          initially we were given a very small and noisy roomm(7) should not be used for paying guests after one night we pointed this out at reception and were moved...excellent response

        • Couple
          10.0

          staff were more than happy to help, very friendly and pleasent. room was fresh, clean, and well decorated. perfect for a special weekend.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          Very nice room and friendly staff, we had a great stay.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          The room was excellent very large and clean

          The bar area was a bit old compared to the rest of the hotel

        • Couple
          7.8

          The spa facillities..swimming pool, spa pool,sauna, steam room (both with Eucalyptus)

          Room was very warm and stuffy(no air con). Our room was situated opposite the kitchen so with window open all we could here was the clanging of cutlery from early til late.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Close to BIC which is where we were attending an event. Nice Breakfast

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel - Bournemouth Bournemouth location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        West Hill Road, Bournemouth, United Kingdom, BH2 5PH

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Bournemouth
          2300 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Bournemouth Central Station
          1.1 mi
        • Bus stop
          2000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Blakes Restaurant (cuisine: French, Contemporary, English)
          200 ft
        • The Connaught Brasserie (cuisine: Italian, British)
          200 ft
        Parks
        • Lower Gardens
          1900 ft
        Beaches
        • Bournemouth Beach
          800 ft
        • Hengistbury Head
          2400 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of rooms:
          56

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBournemouthBest Western Plus The Connaught Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

        Use Badge