Offering free WiFi and a shared lounge, The Strand Hotel offers accommodations in Bournemouth, a 9-minute walk from Eastcliff Beach and 0.6 miles from Boscombe Beach. The property is around 1.6 miles from Southbourne Beach, 2.3 miles from Bournemouth International Center and 7.7 miles from Sandbanks. The property is 21 miles from Monkey World and 27 miles from Salisbury Cathedral.

At the guesthouse, rooms have a closet and a flat-screen TV. The Strand Hotel has some accommodations with garden views, and every room includes an electric tea pot. At the accommodation the rooms include bed linen and towels.

Guests at The Strand Hotel can enjoy a continental breakfast.

You can play ping pong at the guesthouse.

Poole Harbor is 8.8 miles from The Strand Hotel, while Corfe Castle is 16 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Bournemouth Airport, 6.2 miles from the accommodation.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

The Strand Hotel has been welcoming guests since Jun 6, 2012

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

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4 reasons to choose The Strand Hotel

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

    Boscombe Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1,700 feet from property
  • Eastcliff Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    2,150 feet from property
  • Southbourne Beach

    9.1 Wonderful beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Westcliff Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1.7 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Do your rooms have air conditioning
    No, but we have electric fans in all rooms.
    Answered on August 7, 2020
  • How can I get to the closest beach from the property?
    Its a short walk, less than 8 minutes. Simply go left out of the hotel, to the end of the street, then turn left and follow Sea Rd down to Boscombe be...
    Answered on October 16, 2019
  • Do you have baby cots?
    Yes, we have travel cot available. Please mention it when booking so that we can have it ready for you and check it fits in the room you book (it does...
    Answered on September 6, 2020
  • Do you accept small dogs? With the owners 🙈
    I’m sorry but we don’t accept any pets.
    Answered on November 27, 2020
  • Do you supply bath towels?
    Yes, we supply towels as well as shower gel aNd shampoo.
    Answered on September 13, 2020
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Host Info

Host Review Score

The Strand Hotel is Bournemouth's best kept secret for clean, comfortable rooms at prices you'll love. Discover a smart stylish hotel where you can relax and feel at home. Enjoy free high speed Wi-Fi everywhere, Freeview TV and tea and coffee making facilities in your room, big screen TV in the lounge, and table tennis in the garden. Stay with us and you'll be just 500 metres from Boscombe beach, pier, surf reef and beachside restaurants. A pleasant 2km walk along the stunning seafront takes you into the bustling centre of Bournemouth with its many attractions including shops and department stores, nightclubs, restaurants and cafes, parks, an aquarium and aviary, crazy golf, and fairground rides on the seafront. Live music venue The O2 Academy Bournemouth is just footsteps from the hotel, or if you're looking for Premier League thrills, the AFC Bournemouth football ground is only 1 mile away. Our guests also enjoy boat and coach trips to popular nearby destinations such as The Isle of Wight, Brownsea Island and Corfe Castle, which can be booked separately. Bournemouth (Hurn) Airport is a 15 minute drive. Choose the perfect room to suit your requirements and budget, from sma...
The hotel is located in a residential area about 200m from the shops in Boscombe and about 500m from the beach and Boscombe Pier. There are many restaurants to choose from and a few pubs in the area. Live music venue the O2 Academy Bournemouth is about 300m away.
Languages spoken: German,English
Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Amenities of The Strand Hotel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Ping-pong
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shared lounge/TV area
Safety & security
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke-free property
  • Carpeted
  • Heating
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English

House rules The Strand Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Until 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 6 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

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa The Strand Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that The Strand Hotel offers quiet and relaxed accommodations and does not accept group bookings unless they have booked the entire property (all 9 rooms). The property reserves the right to refuse entry to such parties, if they have not booked the entire property.

Parking at the hotel is limited and available on a first-come first-serve basis. Free street parking is also available.

A parking guide will be sent to all guests by email 1 day prior to arrival. Please contact property directly if you would prefer to receive this information before 1 day of your arrival.

Please note that guests will be charged if any damage or loss to the property occurs during a guests' stay.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about The Strand Hotel

  • The Strand Hotel is 1.8 miles from the center of Bournemouth.

  • The nearest beach is 1,500 feet from The Strand Hotel.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Strand Hotel by:

    • Taxi 18min

  • Guests staying at The Strand Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

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

  • The Strand Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Ping-pong

  • Room options at The Strand Hotel include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Triple

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