Stay in the heart of Bournemouth Excellent location – show map

With a seafront location, the Park Central Hotel provides the perfect accommodations for both business travelers and tourists. The Bournemouth International Centre is next to the hotel, and the Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre is just a 2-minute walk away.

The unique rooms, each with their own individual and modern feel, provide stylish and luxurious accommodations. Each has a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi and toiletries, and some offer views of the coastline.

Next to the Park Central is the hotel’s Crab at Bournemouth fine dining seafood restaurant, where guests can enjoy fine cuisine prepared by Michelin-star trained chefs.

Bournemouth's sandy beaches and coastal restaurants are a short walk from the Park Central, and the center of town is less than 5 minutes away by foot.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Park Central Hotel has been welcoming guests since Mar 17, 2010

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Bournemouth, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish


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4 reasons to choose Park Central Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Westcliff Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    550 feet from property
  • Eastcliff Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    700 feet from property
  • Alum Chine beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    2,900 feet from property
  • Boscombe Beach

    Boscombe Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Canford Cliffs Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    1.5 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
  • Do you have parking facilities?
    yes, we do offer onsite parking only for bluebadge holders. all our other guests park their vehicle in multi storey car park at BIC with additional ch...
    Answered on October 13, 2021
  • What time is breakfast served ?
    breakfast is served from 7-9:15 on weekdays and 7:30 till 9:30 while on weekends.
    Answered on October 13, 2021
  • is there a lift to all floors
    Yes hotel has lift to all floors
    Answered on May 15, 2022
  • Is there any parking for disabled badge car
    yes. we offer free parking on site only for bluebadge holders.
    Answered on March 7, 2022
  • Booked with you for next June have you got any disabled parking available on site !!!
    yes, we do offer onsite parking only for bluebadge holders
    Answered on October 13, 2021
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Hotel area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
1 Restaurant On Site

    The Crab at Bournemouth

    Food: Seafood

Amenities of Park Central Hotel
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Beach
Food & Drink
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs GBP 11 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • 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
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules Park Central Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 12:00 AM


10:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Extra bed by request
£10 per child, per night
3 - 13 years
Extra bed by request
£10 per child, per night
14 - 16 years
Extra bed by request
£15 per child, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Park Central Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

When booking 5 or more rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply. The cancelation period will not remain as 1 day before the date of arrival.

Please note that the property does not accept stag or hen parties, or similar groups.

The Crab at Bournemouth: Closed from Wed, Nov 11, 2020 until Tue, Dec 01, 2020

Bar is closed from Wed, Nov 11, 2020 until Tue, Dec 01, 2020

FAQs about Park Central Hotel

  • Park Central Hotel is 1,500 feet from the center of Bournemouth.

  • The nearest beach is 650 feet from Park Central Hotel.

  • Park Central Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • The Crab at Bournemouth

  • Guests staying at Park Central Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish

  • Park Central Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Beachfront
    • Beach

  • Check-in at Park Central Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at Park Central Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Park Central Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Single
    • Twin