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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were travelling in to Bournemouth for a family event and seeing this little place in our price range was just what we needed. Comfy clean and had the place to ourselves on the Friday. Even with a few more guests it didn't get too noisy. We would go back again.

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dorset
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I stay in the Bournemouth area regularly and my usual B&B was not available. I knew this hotel as I used to live opposite. The owner was friendly on arrival and welcoming. The room was spacious, light and clean. Shower was slightly small but function-able. Nice size 32" flat screen TV on the wall. No tea / coffee facility in...

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Horley
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

4 of us stayed there paid £190 for 2 nights clean & basic, free tea coffee toast orange juice in the morning courtyards with a hammock seating area etc, so it cost us us less than £25 each a night, I mean what can you expect for that money, staff was friendly enough, got what we payed for happy

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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

After reading some scary reviews it's hard not to have some Concerns when you've already booked. That said perspective is a wonderful thing. When you pay £40 for two people including free parking and some toast and juice in the morning the perspective kicks in. Yes it has some faults, which place doesn't ? however these are minor compared to...

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Thank Sugarcub
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed here 9/9/16 for 2 nights. The couple that own it are brilliant and polite. The rooms are neat and tidy. A few mins from the beach. I enjoyed the stay and would go back. Fab bars a few mins away that serve wonderful food. You are a few mins from Bournemouth it's self. Taxes are cheap as chips...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a quick stop off as we had an early flight from Bournemouth and had to travel down from Birmingham. First impression was that they seemed relatively friendly asking lots of questions about our stay. The lady who welcomed us recommended that we pop down to the beach as there was an air show to which we...

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BosReefOwner, Owner at Boscombe Reef Hotel, responded to this review

WE have proof. We investigated and have cctv footage of you 3 girls coming downstairs drunk... with your purses (that you said were in the room) containing your money!! They were OPEN and the girl with black hair, black vest and grey jumper dropped her purse in the hallway. The entire contents, including bank cards, were thrown all over the...

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I booked a room for me, my partner and our 2 year old. I contacted the owner before booking to check that the room I was booking would be large enough for the double bed provided and a cot bed for our daughter. The next option up was to have a single bed for her but she still uses her...

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1Thank Leila H
BosReefOwner, Owner at Boscombe Reef Hotel, responded to this review

So your 2 year old daughter was going to climb out of the travel cot, scale up the side of the chest of drawers, prise open the window with a crowbar and leap out! All of this while you are in bed next to her. You were going to decide if this was a likelihood over a nice dinner and...

Dunstable, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The hotel is in Boscombe a run down area of Bournemouth which it fits into really well. I could not beleive that this was a starred hotel,in fact it was more of a hostel than hotel. My Husband and l booked and paid to stay here for 2 nights with 2 of our Grandchildren,on arrival we realised that the details...

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BosReefOwner, Owner at Boscombe Reef Hotel, responded to this review

Boscombe has 7 miles of beautiful sandy beaches, fabulous restaurants, cafes and bars and a feeling of community and safety. It is one mile from Bournemouth centre with shops, clubs and nightlife in abundance. I will defend Boscombe and assure you that NOBODY here would swap with you to live in LUTON !! Boscombe is quirky, fascinating and alluring....and we...

Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

4 of us visited the Hotel. The staff were very welcoming from the start. Able to put our beers in the fridge. Nice and chilled for a few drinks in a great garden. We got two rooms and it was just what we needed. Somewhere to shower, get dressed, have a few beers and sleep. Overall, a great stay and...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We recently stayed here for my sisters hen party and everything was excellent. The rooms were clean and comfortable and nothing was too much trouble at all, they even arranged our taxis for us. They have a nice garden area out the back and it's in a perfect location. Really good value for money and I would highly recommend.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Boscombe Reef Hotel

Address: 15 Westby Road | Boscombe, Bournemouth BH5 1HA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: RM180 - RM755 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Boscombe Reef Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“book in fridays, they seem to be quieter.”
emitchell1985, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“contact the hotel directly for a better deal.”
mike2310, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“don't choose this place if you want good customer service or a friendly atmosphere”
309leilah, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The room No 2 that was very quiet .”
jam8877, 27 May 2016 | Read review
“Get an en-suite room! Much larger and personal bathroom”
dannyh915, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
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