Great, traditional hotel with excellent staff and great central location. Very clean throughout the hotel. Lots of brass in the public areas and metal fittings (brass and chrome) in the rooms were shiny and regurarly polished. The food is good (no more, no less). Minor niggles were: the shower in our room was very weak (but usable), the pillows were quite hard and compacted and parking at £12.00 per day is steep. To be fair we were told about the cost of parking at the time of booking and we still chose to park at the hotel as it has secure underground parking, The NCP car park next door is similarly priced. Overall we were impressed and will happily stay here again.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Bournemouth's premier AA four-star hotel, The Norfolk is Ideally positioned within a short stroll of the resort's major attractions - including its award winning gardens and golden sand Blue Flag beaches.Originally converted from two imposing Edwardian villas, The Norfolk Hotel today boasts 95 spacious and thoughtfully-equipped en suite guestrooms. The Norfolk Hotel's lounge and bar provide the ideal setting to relax and enjoy morning coffee, a new and innovative range of afternoon teas, or evening cocktails.Recently-introduced Friday Fizz events invite guests and non-residents alike to celebrate the start of the weekend with sparkling wines and Champagnes at half price between 4pm and 8pm.The lounge opens on to The Norfolk Hotel's impressive Art Deco verandah which, along with the hotel's secluded gardens alow visitors to eat, drink and be merry al fresco The gardens are also the Venue for The Norfolk Hotel's summer barbecue season which runs from May through September. From noon to 9pm, guests can lunch or dine in the summer sun or when the weather refuses to co-operate move into Echoes, the hotel's fine-sining restaurant. Guest facilites also include a glass-roofed heated indoor pool, whirlpool, steam room and sauna, while the Orchid Rooms Beauty Salon offers a wide range of beauty, holistic and clinical therapy treatments in a quiet and relaxed environment. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Norfolk Hotel Bournemouth
- Hotel Norfolk Royale