Situated 10 minutes’ walk from Bournemouth’s sandy beaches, Waves In features free on-site parking for up to 6 cars and is just a mile from Bournemouth town centre.

Free WiFi is provided in each room at Waves In, as well as an LCD TV with a built in DVD player and tea & coffee making facilities.

Many restaurants and pubs can be found in the local area for evening meals.

A wide selection of bars and nightclubs can be found in Bournemouth town centre, and a variety of water sports can be enjoyed along Bournemouth’s coast. The O2 Academy entertainment venue is only a 10-minute walk away and features regular live music and stand-up comedy.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Waves In has been welcoming guests since 30 Nov 2012.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free private parking available on-site


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Closest beaches
  • Eastcliff Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    700 yards from property
  • Boscombe Beach

    Boscombe Beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    750 yards from property
  • Westcliff Beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Southbourne Beach

    9.1 Superb beach
    1.7 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
  • How much do you charge for a dog
    Answered on 23 February 2020
  • Are dogs welcome
    Hi , yes they are , it is £10 for dogs to stay, thank you
    Answered on 10 May 2021
  • Hi there, I will be coming to Bournemouth with my bicycle. Would I be able to lock it in the garden at night please?
    Hi, yes that will be fine
    Answered on 8 October 2021
  • Hi Do you serve breakfast and how much please if yes. I am planning to book your hotel from 12-15 August for 2 adults and 2 children. Thnaks Magda
    Hi Magda, yes we serve breakfast , it is priced at £10 per person. Thank you
    Answered on 31 March 2021
  • Hi We have two dogs (Whippets) would this be ok? What would be the charge please?
    Hi , we charge a one off fee of £10 per dog per stay, thank you
    Answered on 27 April 2021
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Property surroundings *
Facilities of Waves In
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Children's high chair
  • Electric kettle
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
  • Live music/performance Off-site Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Stand-up comedy Off-site Additional charge
  • Mini golf Additional charge
  • Bowling Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Canoeing Additional charge
  • Windsurfing Additional charge
  • Table tennis
  • Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Pet bowls
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Books, DVDs, or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages spoken
  • English
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Waves In takes special requests - add in the next step!


16:00 - 21:00


08:00 - 10:30


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 18 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

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card UnionPay debit card Solo Waves In accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 22:00 and 08:00.


Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

The fine print

FAQs about Waves In

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

  • Check-in at Waves In is from 16:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Waves In by:

    • Taxi 10min

  • Waves In is 1.4 miles from the centre of Bournemouth.

  • The nearest beach is just 750 yards from Waves In.

  • Room options at Waves In include:

    • Single
    • Twin/Double
    • Twin
    • Family

  • Waves In offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Bowling
    • Table tennis
    • Tennis court
    • Canoeing
    • Mini golf
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Live music/performance
    • Stand-up comedy
    • Walking tours