• View
  • Garden
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Balcony
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping

Situated on Bournemouth's West Cliff, Best Western Plus Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa and Spa is only 550 metres from sandy beaches, the BIC, and the Pavilion. The property is just 5 minutes' walk from the lively town centre. Parking is available for an extra charge. Each stylish bedroom in the hotel is elegantly designed with a bright en-suite bath or shower room, a flat-screen TV, and free WiFi. Some rooms feature their own private balcony or terrace. The hotel's Bluewater Spa features an 20-yard swimming pool with an adjoining hot tub, gym, a steam room, a sauna and 4 deluxe beauty and massage therapy suites, plus a Relaxation Lounge. Guests can enjoy a superb dinner with first-class wine in the contemporary, 2 rosette award winning, Connaught Brasserie. The food is freshly prepared and made from high-quality, locally sourced ingredients. The Connaught also boasts a Gin Bar with over 100 different gins.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Best Western Plus
Hotel chain/brand

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Bournemouth, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.6

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet, Breakfast to go

Private parking at the hotel


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 large double bed
2 single beds
2 single beds
1 single bed
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 3+

This property has made huge commitments towards sustainability by subscribing to one or more third party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.9
Facilities
8.1
Cleanliness
8.3
Comfort
8.2
Value for money
7.4
Location
8.6
Free WiFi
7.7
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Benjafield
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Had a 4 night break for my girlfriends birthday just a change to get away from home, hotel was lovely
  • Grimsey
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The bar and dining area were nicely decorated, it made it feel very high end! The bed was comfortable and linen clean! Staff friendly and helpful!
  • Read
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Nice hotel, good location, attentive staff. Good pool, jacuzzi, sauna. Good breakfast. Would definitely stay there again.

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • The Connaught Brasserie
    • Cuisine
      British
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1

Most popular facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Private parking
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness centre
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Activities
  • Live music/performance
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • 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
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible) and costs £8 per day.
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • 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
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Lift
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Indoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
Wellness
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Fitness
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty Services
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Public Bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian

House rules

Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00

Check-out

Until 11:00

 

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 of any age are welcome.

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
Free

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.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo American Express Cash is not accepted Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Full payment is required on arrival by the hotel.

Guests who book on a dinner bed and breakfast basis will have full choice from the hotel's Brasserie menu - some supplements may apply to certain items.

Parking is subject to availability due to limited spaces.

FAQs about Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa

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

  • Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa has 1 restaurant:

    • The Connaught Brasserie

  • Check-in at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

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

  • Room options at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Single
    • Suite

  • Yes, there is a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa on this page.

  • Guests staying at Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet
    • À la carte
    • Breakfast to go

  • Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa is 650 yards from the centre of Bournemouth. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Fitness centre
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Public Bath
    • Live music/performance
    • Body scrub
    • Steam room
    • Facial treatments
    • Fitness
    • Pedicure
    • Spa lounge/relaxation area
    • Manicure
    • Swimming Pool
    • Spa facilities
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Beauty Services
    • Body treatments
    • Waxing services

  • The nearest beach is just 450 yards from Best Western Plus The Connaught Hotel and Spa. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.