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Beachside Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #5 of 33 Christchurch B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
High Wycombe
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
“Lovely Place to Stay”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014

My husband and I spent two nights here and would have liked longer. Very clean,beautifully decorated home, very welcoming, can not think of any way it could be improved. We stayed in the twin room, quite small but very well equipped, lovely bathroom, great to have a relaxing soak after a day sightseeing or walking. I have already recommended it to friends and family.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Sheila B, Owner at Beachside Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review, 14 July 2014
Thank you so much for your Review.......it's great to know that you enjoyed your stay here with us.....
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    5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    5 of 5 bubbles
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    5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2014

This was our first visit to Beachside and we can't recommend it highly enough. It's in a perfect location, just a 5 minute walk from the beautiful beach and within easy reach of Mudeford Quay and Christchurch town centre. Sheila was warm and welcoming and really made us feel at home. She was extremely helpful, giving us lots of local information and lent us a book on local walks. Nothing was too much trouble. We stayed for 4 nights in the double room which was large and spotlessly clean, with plenty of tea and coffee available. The en-suite shower room was a good size with an electric shower so there was always plenty of hot water. There was also an excellent supply of shower creams, shampoo, conditioner and soap. Breakfast was superb with a fantastic selection, including fresh fruit and home made yogurt which was delicious. We can particularly recommend the poached eggs, which Sheila cooked to perfection! We will definitely stay again the next time we come to Christchurch. It really was home from home and we can't wait to return.. Sue & Paul

Room Tip: We stayed in the double room but the twin room is also very nice.
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  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Sheila B, Owner at Beachside Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review, 11 July 2014
Thanks so much for your Review and it's great to know that you enjoyed your time here....come back soon ... there's much more to see and do in this lovely area......
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2014

A warm and relaxing welcome to a return visit made even nicer by the well fitted and comfortable accommodation complete with very good choices for breakfast. Location quiet and very close to the sea and central for visiting other places of interest in the area. It will not be last time we visit Beachside.

Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Sheila B, Owner at Beachside Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review, 9 July 2014
It's always great to welcome back 'Regular Guests' and good to know you have lots of interesting days out planned for your next visit - So much to see and do in this area, whatever the weather......looking forward to seeing you next time.....
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Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2014

We stayed at the lovely Beachside B&B for one night in Sheilas double room! We were welcomed by a very friendly owner Sheila who took us through everything we needed to know and we were very impressed with the cleanliness, tidiness and great location of this B&B. For me cleanliness is very important and Sheilas B&B ticked all the boxes.
Breakfast was delicious. Home made yoghurt was great and I have officially had the best poached egg to date.
Very happy customers and would recommend this B&B in a flash! We will certainly stay at the B&B again if we visit the area again.
All the best Sheila-Ally & Andy

Room Tip: Double Room was really well equipped and thought out to a T! Anything you needed was there!
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  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Sheila B, Owner at Beachside Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review, 29 June 2014
Very many thanks indeed for your complimentary Review....It really puts 'the wind in our sails' to have great feedback and have confirmation we are providing a good service for our Guests......
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2014

It is very well located, in a quiet residential area, within easy walking distance of the quay/beach. The rooms are a reasonable size, comfortable and thoughtfully furnished and equipped - we have stayed in more expensive places that did not work as well. The ensuite bathroom was on the small side but well laid out and organised to make up for this. Thoughtfulness is a recurring theme: from the plentiful in-room beverages and biscuits, to the "guide" to the area, to the the furnishings. Breakfast is taken in a spacious, sunny lounge and is to order and excellent. You have to preselect the time that you want breakfast - but that suits us very well. The only note of discord is the check in time, which in our case was 17:00 (we asked for an earlier check in but this was not possible). If you are arriving from afar in the afternoon, that's no porblem; but if arriving in the morning it can leave you a little stranded if the weather is inclement. We would definitely stay there again if the check in time suited our travel arrangements. It is also reasonably priced!

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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Sheila B, Owner at Beachside Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review, 16 June 2014
Thank you for your Review. Our normal Check In time is between 5 pm and 9 pm....our Guests tell us they are fine with these times..... We will always be flexible given at least 24 hrs notice... If Guests are staying with us more than one night they have 24 hr access with Front Door Key.
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2014

My partner and I recently stayed at Beachside. We wanted somewhere, near the beach that was clean and comfortable. We certainly found this here. Our room was large, bright, immaculately clean and Sheila obviously takes pride in her B & B.

If we come back to Christchurch we will certainly stay here. The breakfasts were freshly cooked, served in lovely room, which doubled as the guest lounge.

It's one of the best B & B's we've stayed in. Added to the fact that's in a peaceful location, 5 minutes walk from a beautiful beach, what more could you want, except to have the time to have stayed longer.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Sheila B, Owner at Beachside Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review, 12 June 2014
Many thanks for your Review and we 're happy to know that you had a nice relaxing time here with us taking 'time out' from your busy lives..........
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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2014

We have just returned from our stay at the Beach side b and b, after a weekend visiting our daughter. We would recommend this b and b to anyone. It was spotlessly clean, the room was spacious and comfortable. Plenty of tea and coffee, and biscuits provided, and the breakfast ( particularly the scrambled egg, best I have ever had, was delicious. Sheila was a perfect host, and we hope to go back in November, for our daughters graduation. Perfect.

Room Tip: We stayed in the twin bedded room, this room didnt have a stand up shower, this wasnt a problem for...
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  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Sheila B, Owner at Beachside Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review, 11 June 2014
Many thanks for your thoughts on Beachside. We have SO MANY Guests who love our pretty Twin Room with Bathroom and this is actually our most requested Room........it benefits from the evening sun and is also very quiet.
Our photos on the Internet clearly show there is no Shower. Our compromise this Autumn will be to install a Shower in this Room alongside the Bath so that should (hopefully) keep everybody happy !
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Additional Information about Beachside Bed & Breakfast

Property: Beachside Bed & Breakfast
Address: 15 Southcliffe Road | Friars Cliff, Christchurch BH23 4EN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Christchurch
Amenities:
Beach Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 33 B&Bs / Inns in Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Number of rooms: 3
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Beachside has a Fabulous (yet very quiet) location within yards of Award Winning clean Blue Flag Beaches including Mudeford Quay and Avon Beach. You can park here free all day and either walk or walk and use the Ferry service to visit Christchurch/Mudeford Sandbank and Hengistbury Head. There are many local Beach Cafes/Pubs and Restaurants nearby as well as a local shop for your morning paper.Beachside is a great base for Touring The New Forest, Jurassic Coast and you will find plenty of interesting places to visit whatever our British Weather decides to do! (Lymington, Beaulieu Motor Museum, Salisbury Cathedral and Stonehenge, Compton Acres and Exbury Gardens to name a few). We will happily help you with local information on where to go and what to see.We have three Letting Rooms all En-Suite as well as a Guest Lounge with TV, Fridge and Microwave for Guests to use - we have a local Takeaway at the end of the road and a Pub serving great food if you are too tired from exploring to venture further!All through the Year we have Special Offers to tempt you. ... more   less 
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