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The Orchid Hotel

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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30 Sep.1 Oct.
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Refreshed, revitalised and revived.... Back in the day, a trailblazing boutique hotel for Bournemouth, the Orchid has completed a dramatic transformation with bedrooms refurbished, lounges, function rooms and ...More 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. Our New Restaurant, No 34 opened its doors just a few months ago, offering informal elegant dining emphasizing on simplicity using locally sourced ingredients. 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 Less
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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USD 103 - USD 188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
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Reviewed yesterday

I had an overnight stay in Bournemouth, but was also meeting up with friends the evening before. This hotel is easy to find, within walking distance of the town and with plenty of parking. The Receptionist lady could not have been more helpful or attentive....More

Thank Suzanne A
Response from TheOrchidteam, Director of Sales at The Orchid HotelResponded today

Thank you for your lovely review and I am delighted you had an enjoyable stay at The Orchid Hotel. I have passed on your comments to reception, housekeeping and Aziz. Thank you. I have also taken on board your comments re the bar opening hours...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed at the Orchid for two nights (Thursday and Friday) for a wedding on the Friday. We were impressed with the refurbishment that the hotel rooms have undergone, having stayed previously before the refurbishment – it is a vast improvement. The bed was comfortable...More

Thank hannah_193
Response from TheOrchidteam, Director of Sales at The Orchid HotelResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review and your comments have been taken on board. We realise that in a few of the rooms the disco can be heard and we are getting together today to see how we can change this and keep the rooms that...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Thank you to Helen and her wonderful team for making our most important day so special. Nothing was too much trouble during the lead up to our wedding or on our wedding day. It was exactly what we had requested and wished for. A beautiful...More

Thank 123chl0e
Response from TheOrchidteam, Director of Sales at The Orchid HotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review Chloe and Paul. I am delighted you had an excellent wedding day at The Orchid Hotel. We certainly enjoyed hosting your special day. I look forward to welcoming you back soon and I wish you both all the best.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was there for 2 days and was nice.Staff very friendly and helpful in specially gloria.Hotel has been refurbished and is stylish. Breakfast is great . Well located walking distance to the beach and centre... for sure I'll be back.

1  Thank Veronica G
Response from TheOrchidteam, Director of Sales at The Orchid HotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review and delighted you had an excellent stay at the hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The second I visited to view this hotel, I knew it was the perfect place for our wedding. Amazing staff, impeccable cleanliness and fantastic rooms. On the day, the staff were attentive, well presented and nothing was too much trouble. The food is wonderful and...More

Thank Vicky B
Response from TheOrchidteam, Director of Sales at The Orchid HotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review Vicky and delighted you had an excellent wedding day. We certainly enjoyed hosting your special day and look forward to seeing you back at the hotel again soon.

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Response from TheOrchidteam | Property representative |
I’m afraid we have a a no dogs allowed strict policy at the orchid hotel
william m
29 October 2017|
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Response from June S | Reviewed this property |
I was only there for afternoon tea, so I don't know if they serve other food. I do know that the afternoon tea was of very poor quality and I wouldn't return there.
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"302 was quiet, comfortable and with a lovely garden view"
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"If you must stay, make sure you are as far away from the function room as possible"
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"The honeymoon suite!!"
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"Rooms in the roof are very hot in the summer, Not sure about rest of rooms."
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