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Lord Bute Hotel

TripAdvisorUSD 152*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 152*
USD 152*
USD 152*
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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Nice clean place. Good welcome. Great ambience. Friendly efficient staff. Plenty of parking. Stayed 2 nights. However there were shortcomings with the room; Cold basin tap unable to fully turn it off and no action to repair when I reported it after the first night. Unable to turn off the towel radiator because the stop valve was broken off. 3...

Thank Antwasthere
Barkestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Four of us stayed at the Lord Bute Hotel for 2 nights whilst visiting The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu. The rooms were comfortable and clean but both the bedroom and bathroom were a little dark for the ladies doing their makeup. The air conditioning worked but had a sticker on it stating that it wouldn't work as a heater....

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were met in the car park by Chris, the manager, who instantly started to take care of us. A very gracious welcome which was a great start to our fantastic evening. A private party and the venue couldn't have been better. The meal was really first class and right throughout our evening the staff headed by Chris were polite,...

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the second time I have stayed at this hotel . Great hotel great food great service very clean . dinner excellent and was good value and a good selection for breakfast also free parking I look forward to come and stay again Mike

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Hurstpierpoint, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Have stayed here many times before and I must say that it never disappoints. Nice rooms, very friendly staff and as good a breakfast as you can get anywhere. We also eat in the restaurant on two evenings and had wonderful meals with excellent service both times. The third night we eat at Chewton Glen, which came nowhere close. I...

Thank Richard H
Burnley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2017

As you drive into the guest car park you could be in Spain or France such is the frontage of the hotel . On my one night stay I was delighted with my room and the whole experience was first class . Well lit but not overlooked even the furniture including the bathroom was classy . The reception staff were...

1Thank rgreaves2016
Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I was recommended the Lord Bute Hotel by a friend who says Sunday lunch is amazing. I rang and booked the Boardroom as we were allowed to bring our dog with us. It was pricey at £150 but having checked the website I decided to treat my husband to a five star experience for his birthday. The hotel is more...

3Thank JennyBetteridge
LordBute, General Manager at Lord Bute Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Lord Bute. We are surprised and disappointed by some of your comments. The Lord Bute is graded by the AA as a five star guest accommodation and not as a Hotel, indeed our pricing in no way reflects those of a five star hotel. We are definitely not and never have...

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the LB following an online blogger review. Whilst the main hotel was fine the Garden Suite was fantastic. Frankly we didn't need nor want to leave it. We didn't use the restaurant except for breakfast. The staff were very helpful and friendly. Breakfast a slight disappointment, coffee was burnt and ingredients could have been improved in my opinion...

1Thank Christian P
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We knew early on in our wedding planning that The Lord Bute was the choice for us. Something about the design of the building, the warmth of the staff and the beautiful surroundings just hits you. We knew, just like we knew when we found our home that it was the right call, and booked our wedding that day. From...

1Thank Kevin F
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Yet another 5* experience at this beautiful hotel. Couldn't ask for a more splendid time, lovely staff, gorgeous room, beautiful breakfast as always. Thank you for making us welcome as always. Look forward to returning again soon with baby next time. Thank you Lord Bute for yet another superb stay!

Thank H_Carterx

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Lord Bute Hotel

Address: Lymington Road, Christchurch BH23 4JS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Christchurch
Price Range: $178 - $297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Lord Bute Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Lord Bute Christchurch
Hotel Lord Bute
Lord Bute Hotel Christchurch, Dorset
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
#2 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#4 Family Hotel in Christchurch
#7 Business Hotel in Christchurch
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“The Lord Bute suite.....wow”
pcliff1815, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“It's all fantastic - you won't be disappointed anywhere!”
holliep992, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors are quieter”
annanderson15, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 102 is at the rear and so much quieter at night.”
KayM633, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Lord Bute Suite - quiet, comfortable, charming. The Garden Room Suite perfect for the bride before and for newly weds after the wedding”
622alyl, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
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