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“Amazing value”
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Hotel Celebrity
Ranked #28 of 66 Hotels in Bournemouth
Folkestone, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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“Amazing value”
Reviewed 17 November 2013 via mobile

Another enjoyable stay, comfortable very clean room. We had a very nice evening meal in the restaurant and full english breakfast in the morning. Bed and breakfast for £30 what amazing value. Look forward to staying there again.

Stayed November 2013, travelled as a couple
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Ken R, General Manager at Hotel Celebrity, responded to this review, 24 November 2013
Dear David and Nicky,
A big, big THANK YOU for your glowing review!
It's been a real pleasure having you again with us for "another enjoyable stay" and we are very glad to know you made the most of our special winter rates that offers, we agree, amazing value!
We all hope to see you again very soon!!!
Best wishes,
Roberto Sbavaglia
(Hotel Manager)
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Reviewed 16 November 2013

Our first stay in the Hotel Celebrity, hopefully the first of many.
Welcoming staff, phone call to check that everything is O.K,
lovely breakfast, warm and comfortable, enjoyed the super themed decor.
Close to shops and sea
Only problem was availablity of parking on site, but we found a space outside for only £1 for 2 hours (free from 6p.m-9a.m)

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled as a couple
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Ken R, Owner at Hotel Celebrity, responded to this review, 2 December 2013
Thank you P and SW for your kind feed-back, it means a lot to all the Staff at Hotel Celebrity!
We are very glad to know you had a very enjoyable first stay with us and we too hope it's the first of many visits and we look forward to welcoming you again in the near future!
For your next visit, book direct with the Hotel for best rates, drinks discount....and you get to chose the Celebrity room you prefer!!!
Check our official website for best rates, special offers and more!
Kindest regards,
Roberto Sbavaglia
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england
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Reviewed 13 November 2013

Stayed here in July, what a bargain , perfect location , fab breakfast , nothing bad to say, would def stay again, comfortable rooms, beds great, very clean, close to beach and town centre, a little gem

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled with friends
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Ken R, General Manager at Hotel Celebrity, responded to this review, 24 November 2013
Thank you Trubie for your lovely comment, they are very appreciated!
It's great to know you had an enjoyable stay in our "Fab hotel" and we all hope to see you again soon!
For your next visit, call us direct for best rate, you will make sure you are given the same comfortable room!
Kind regards,
Roberto Sbavaglia
(Hotel Celebrity)
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London
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Reviewed 12 November 2013

I paid £35 for two with breakfast so I can't complain as I am use to higher standard but then I didn't want to pay more bring on business. The hotel needs updating and so do the rooms. The bathroom is 1980's and decor but the location is good and the rooms are spacious. The breakfast is adequate. Well recommended if you pay £35 but anything more there are better hotels around hear

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled on business
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Ken R, General Manager at Hotel Celebrity, responded to this review, 24 November 2013
Thank you Jomiller1964 for your feed-back!
We appreciate that SOME of our bedrooms are in need of a refurbishment, and SOME of the en-suites are reminiscent of the 80's, but we do feel they still offer great value for money, being airy, spacious and spotlessly clean. All the public areas have been recently refurbished to high standards, so I'm not really sure what you mean when you state:"The hotel needs updating and so do the rooms". We are sorry you feel we offer good value only when the rooms are offered for a discounted rate and we hope you will give us another chance so we can change your opinion of us. Please, call us direct, if you wish to book again, and we will give you our very best rate and make sure you are given a nice room. As you are used to higher standards, you would definitely be very happy with our superior rooms that offer comfort and style for very reasonable prices.
Kindest regards,
Roberto Sbavaglia
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Wallingford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 November 2013

The staff were very friendly, the room was spotless with a really comfortable bed. The evening meal was good value for money which if booked in advance you got a free drink and there was plenty of food for breakfast. However the whole experience was ruined by the noise from two adjoining rooms which went on till 5am. We will not be returning .

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Celia M
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Ken R, General Manager at Hotel Celebrity, responded to this review, 11 November 2013
Dear Celia M,
Thank you very much for your review.
I'm ever so sorry to learn your stay was spoilt by the noise from the rooms next door to yours.
It is very sad and frustrating to know that you have no intention of returning despite all the positives aspect of your stay. Out night porter informed me it was a challenging night due to a group of lads but we thought we managed to keep them all downstairs to avoid noise in the bedrooms, please, accept our apologies if this was not the case.
We still hope you could change your mind and give us another chance. Give us a call and we will make sure you will be given a nice room, in a quiet area of the Hotel.
Kind regards,
Roberto Sbavaglia
(Hotel Manager)
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Watford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 November 2013

My wife and I stayed for 4 nights and will certainly go back again. The hotel is in an ideal location within easy walking distance of the town and beach. We had a very clean comfortable room,overlooking the garden,with a good sized bathroom with bath and shower. Breakfast was great,plenty of choice and we also had dinner in the evening on 3 occasions and the food was delicious and very reasonably priced. All the staff were friendly and helpful and we had a very relaxing stay. It is certainly good value for money and we are looking forward to another visit.

Room Tip: Our room was on the 1st floor and overlooked the garden and so it was quiet and we slept well. Also...
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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Ken R, General Manager at Hotel Celebrity, responded to this review, 10 November 2013
Dear John H,
A big, big thank you for your fantastic feed-back, it is really appreciated!
We are very happy to know you had an enjoyable, relaxing stay and that your room was very clean and comfortable.
It's great to know you made the most of our dinner offer and found our food delicious...many thanks from our Chef and her staff!!!
We look forward to welcoming you again soon.....give us a call and we will make sure you get the best rate and the same room....unless you want to try one of our newly refurbished bedroom!!!!!
Best wishes,
Roberto Sbavaglia
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Helston, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 November 2013

My elderly parents and I stayed at this hotel at the end of Oct 2013. Although the hotel looks unimpressive from outside it is lovely inside. The staff were friendly and helpful. My parents room was fantastic with an Elvis theme, although the lighting was poor for older eyes. My room was a single at a great price. It was small but comfortable. A headboard on the bed would have been good because it was hard to sit up on the bed to watch TV and my pillows fell off the bed most nights! The pillows were a bit hard so my advice is to take your own. The rooms were very clean! Breakfast was good with a reasonable choice. The evening meal was great with good choice on the menu. Brilliant location close to town nd beach - reasonably quiet. The parking was a pain as I had to drive my elderly parents to places then could not park when I got back! This would have been ok if it was just me as I would probably have walked everywhere and left the car in a space! Or perhaps if the hotel encouraged more able people to park in their rear car park this may have eased the situation!

Room Tip: Single room on first floor - small but quiet. Room 117 was brilliant! Very good for older or disable...
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  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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Thank Annie2627
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Ken R, General Manager at Hotel Celebrity, responded to this review, 10 November 2013
Dear Annie2627,
Thank you very much for your feed-back!
We are very glad your parents had a comfortable stay in our fantastic accessible room dedicated to Elvis and ideal for wheelchair users and people less able to stand....and if you are not an Elvis fan and still need accessible facilities, we have our Frank Sinatra room with same standards and comfort! I'm sorry to hear you had some issues with our free car park. Our car park is on first come first served basis but we do reserve parking spaces for blue badge holders when informed in advance, and if you move your car afterwards, come to see us at reception and we hold the space for when you come back. Please, for your next visit, let us know and it will be a pleasure to reserve a space for your parents! Thank you for your comment on the single room, it has been passed on to our maintenance department!
We all hope to welcome you again soon,
Kindest regards,
Roberto Sbavaglia
(Hotel Manager)
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Property: Hotel Celebrity
Address: 47 Gervis Road | East Cliff, Bournemouth BH1 3DD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#17 Family Hotel in Bournemouth
#19 Romantic Hotel in Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Celebrity 3*
Number of rooms: 55
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In a tree lined avenue on the East Cliff, just one road back from the sea, the Hotel Celebrity is a family owned and operated hotel that prides itself on friendly and fully trained staff dedicated to spoil you and cater for your requirements, making your stay a memorable one!!!The Head Chef and his brigade have successfully gained an outstanding reputation for providing traditional “home cooked” food. Alternatively, our vibrant Lounge-Bar, with its stylish celebrity-themed décor, is the ideal place to enjoy tasty food and drinks that uplift your spirit without emptying your pockets!!! Each morning, all guests can partake of our complimentary “all you can eat” buffet breakfast (freshly-cooked traditional Full English, fruits, cereals and plenty of coffee to set you up for the day. The Hotel’s comfortable en-suite bedrooms, with their new mattresses and 32” flat screen TVs, offer very good value for money to guests on a budget seeking 3 star accommodation. We offer free off-road parking facilities and complimentary Wi-Fi. Superb location, just a ten minute walk from the main bus/coach and railway station, Hotel Celebrity is just a short stroll from Bournemouth sandy beaches, town, Pavilion Theatre and BIC. Whether you are on your own, you’re a family, in a party, on holiday or “down for business”, you can always be sure you will have a warm welcome and a lower priced 3 star accommodation as, we believe, great value for money beats a high price!!! ... more   less 
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