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This property is 6 minutes walk from the beach. Centrally located on Bournemouth's West Cliff, the 4-star Connaught Lodge is just 350 yards from the cliff top and 5 minutes' walk from the BIC, Pavilion, and the thriving town centre. Just a short stroll across the garden terrace, guests can enjoy full access to facilities at the lodge's sister hotel, Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa.

Guests staying at Connaught Lodge can enjoy free membership for Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel’s Bluewater Spa, which features a 20 yards swimming pool and adjoining spa pool, gym, sauna, steam room, 4 deluxe beauty and massage therapy suites and a relaxation lounge.

Also situated in the sister hotel are the Gin Bar, serving over 100 different gins and the award-winning AA Rosette Connaught Brasserie which uses fresh, local produce wherever possible. Bournemouth is also home to varied shops, restaurants, bars and night clubs.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

Connaught Lodge has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 1 Aug 2005.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Bournemouth, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.7

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Buffet

Private parking at the hotel


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Max adults: 2
Junior Suite
  • 1 sofa bed and 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 1
Single Room
  • 1 single bed
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Max adults: 2
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Max adults: 2
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  • 2 single beds
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4 reasons to choose Connaught Lodge

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
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  • The staff speak English
Closest beaches
  • Westcliff Beach

    Westcliff Beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    350 yards from property
  • Alum Chine beach

    Alum Chine beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    550 yards from property
  • Eastcliff Beach

    Eastcliff Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    750 yards from property
  • Canford Cliffs Beach

    Canford Cliffs Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Boscombe Beach

    Boscombe Beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    1.8 miles from property
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • West Cliff Lift
    0.2 miles
  • Bournemouth Library
    0.3 miles
  • The Square
    0.3 miles
  • Lower Gardens
    0.3 miles
  • Bournemouth Beach
    0.3 miles
  • Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre
    0.4 miles
  • St Peter's Church
    0.5 miles
  • Bournemouth Pier
    0.5 miles
  • Grosvenor Casino Bournemouth
    0.5 miles
  • Russell Cotes Art Gallery & Museum
    0.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Blakes
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/bar Connaught Brasserie
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Boscombe Beach
    1.8 miles
  • Sandbanks
    3.5 miles
  • Poole Harbour
    5.2 miles
  • Corfe Castle
    9.3 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Westcliff Beach
    350 yards
  • Alum Chine beach
    550 yards
  • Eastcliff Beach
    750 yards
  • Canford Cliffs Beach
    1.3 miles
  • Boscombe Beach
    1.8 miles
Closest airports
  • Bournemouth Airport
    4.8 miles
  • Southampton Airport
    27.9 miles
  • Bristol Airport
    58.7 miles
How to get to Connaught Lodge from Bournemouth Airport
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    Parking available
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1 restaurant on site

    Connaught Brasserie

    Cuisine: British, French

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

Facilities of Connaught Lodge
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Beach
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
Internet
WiFi is available in some hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible) and costs GBP 8 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Street parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Business centre Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Indoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
Wellness
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Fitness
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty Services
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Hammam
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

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Check-in

From 15:00 hours

Check-out

Until 11:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Full payment is required on arrival by the hotel.

If you are bringing children to Connaught Lodge, you must let the lodge know at the time of booking, stating the age of the children.

Please note that this property cannot accommodate hen and stag parties.

Please inform the property if any of the guests are children, so the rooms can be set accordingly. Please note that extra fees will be applied for children.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Parking is subject to availability due to limited spaces.

FAQs about Connaught Lodge

  • Connaught Lodge offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Indoor pool
    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Fitness centre
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Hammam
    • Body treatments
    • Beach
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Steam room
    • Facial treatments
    • Fitness
    • Happy hour
    • Body wrap
    • Beauty Services
    • Indoor pool (all year)
    • Spa lounge/relaxation area
    • Body scrub
    • Spa facilities

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Connaught Lodge by:

    • Car 15min

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

  • Connaught Lodge has 1 restaurant:

    • Connaught Brasserie

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Connaught Lodge (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private parking
    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Electric vehicle charging station
    • Accessible parking

  • The nearest beach is just 550 yards from Connaught Lodge.

  • Room options at Connaught Lodge include:

    • Suite
    • Single
    • Double
    • Twin

  • Connaught Lodge is 700 yards from the centre of Bournemouth.

  • Yes, Connaught Lodge is popular with guests booking family stays.

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

  • Guests staying at Connaught Lodge can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Check-in at Connaught Lodge is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Yes, there is a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Connaught Lodge on this page.