City view
Pets allowed
Swimming Pool
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Non-smoking rooms
Luggage storage

This Victorian townhouse offers bright, modern air conditioning rooms, located just 5 minutes’ walk from Bournemouth’s award-winning beach. With a restaurant and lounge bar, there is also free high-speed WiFi.

The Durley Dean’s rooms boast contemporary design and each features a flat-screen TV, tea and coffee facilities, and a work area. All rooms also have a private bathroom with a hairdryer.

The hotel is well-placed, 0.3 miles from the bars and shops of the town centre. 10 minutes’ walk brings guests to the Bournemouth International Centre and Bournemouth Pier.

Guests can use the swimming pool for free, as well as gym and sauna that make up the hotel Leisure Complex for an additional fee. There is also a golf club within 5 minutes’ drive.

The menu of British cuisine is made using local produce, and served in the stylish No. 28 restaurant. The Durley’s bar offers Dorset Cream teas, beverages and snacks during the day.

This is our guests' favourite part of Bournemouth, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

Durley Dean has been welcoming guests since 13 Aug 2009.
Hotel chain/brand: Classic British Hotels

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Bournemouth, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.4

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet

Private parking at the hotel


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Room type
1 double bed
2 bunk beds
1 futon bed
1 single bed
1 double bed
2 single beds
1 double bed
2 bunk beds
1 double bed
2 futon beds
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Closest beaches
  • Westcliff Beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    350 yards from property
  • Alum Chine beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    350 yards from property
  • Eastcliff Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    950 yards from property
  • Canford Cliffs Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    1.1 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Are we able to bring a travel cot for my daughter? She doesn’t sleep in a bed yet
    yes bringing your own travel cot is fine
    Answered on 16 June 2021
  • I have my dog with me. Is this room OK and is there an extra charge?
    dogs are charged at £10.00 per night payable on check in
    Answered on 16 June 2021
  • Is there an additional charge for guests using the indoor swimming pool and if so, how much is it?
    The swimming pool is chargeable at £5.00 per person per hour session Must be pre booked
    Answered on 23 July 2021
  • Is early check in available. We are attending a wedding at 1pm about 5 miles away on the 7th
    Yes we can offer an early check in at 1pm - charged at £20.00
    Answered on 23 July 2021
  • Is your indoor pool going to be available for guests to use in the last week of July?
    The Pool, sauna and steam room are open from 7am until 9pm and are free of charge to use. No need to book
    Answered on 6 April 2022
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Hotel surroundings *
1 restaurant on site


    Cuisine: Local

Facilities of Durley Dean
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Additional bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • City view
  • View
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible) and costs £15 per day.
  • Street parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Lift
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Indoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Fitness
  • Full body massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Spa facilities
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty Services
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Solarium
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Dutch
  • Portuguese
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Durley Dean takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 hours

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 10:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 17 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.


When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo Diners Club Durley Dean accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

A valid ID must be shown upon check-in.

We will not accept groups of 6 persons or more without prior agreement.

Groups that are of the nature and style of Stag and Hen parties will not be allowed to check in to the hotel upon arrival irrespective of any booking they may have.

Please note that the maximum occupancy per room is including children.

There is limited paid parking parking on site, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Any charges for extra beds will be taken locally at the hotel.

Please note that due to the style of the building, this property may not be suitable for guests with mobility impairment.

Guests should kindly note that the hotel's spa treatment rooms are very popular and get booked far in advance. The property strongly recommends guests to book a treatment by telephone at the earliest opportunity. The hotel cannot offer any guarantees there will be availability of treatments during the guest's stay as the appointments are sold on a first come, first served basis.

The checkout time for the car park on your last day will be midday, or further charges will apply. In order to receive access to a discounted rate, please pay at the hotel reception on arrival, informing them of your registration number. Failure to do so will result in a parking fine.

The Swimming pool is free of charge for all hotel guests and open from 7 am until 9 pm. Children are able to use the pool until 6.30 pm each day accompanied by an adult.

There is limited paid parking parking on site at £15.00 per 24 hours. Alternative parking can be found on the side streets around the hotel.

Please inform Durley Dean in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Sauna is closed from Thu 26 Jan 2023 until Fri 27 Jan 2023

Fitness centre is closed from Thu 26 Jan 2023 until Fri 27 Jan 2023

Swimming pool is closed from Thu 26 Jan 2023 until Fri 27 Jan 2023

FAQs about Durley Dean

  • Durley Dean offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Fitness centre
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Solarium
    • Pedicure
    • Waxing services
    • Back massage
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Spa facilities
    • Beauty Services
    • Fitness
    • Swimming Pool
    • Body scrub
    • Manicure
    • Foot massage
    • Facial treatments
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Neck massage
    • Body treatments
    • Full body massage
    • Body wrap

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Durley Dean include:

    • Double
    • Family
    • Single
    • Twin/Double

  • Check-in at Durley Dean is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Guests staying at Durley Dean can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

  • Durley Dean is 950 yards from the centre of Bournemouth.

  • Durley Dean has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • The prices at Durley Dean may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • The nearest beach is just 350 yards from Durley Dean.