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Boscombe Reef Retreat

78 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
Living room with sumptuous leather sofas, wide screen TV with Virgin Media TiVo and free WiFi
1 of 41Living room with sumptuous leather sofas, wide screen TV with Virgin Media TiVo and free WiFi
Overview
2 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
4 guests
4 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Impressive 2 bedroom, 3 bathroom split level flat/maisonette conveniently located just minutes from Boscombe pier, beach, new artificial reef and many restaurants, bars and shops. Bed linen and towels are included. A travel cot and highchair are also provided. Set within the prestigious Burlington Mansions a former Victorian luxury hotel which has been affectionately restored into luxury apartments, each one being unique with many of the original features retained. The flat, suitable for 4 people was newly furnished and redecorated in 2010. It has two entrances and is located on the ground and first floors. Both the master and twin bedrooms have en-suites and there is a further WC downstairs. The lounge/dining area is very spacious with a large window that lets in lots of natural day ...Impressive 2 bedroom, 3 bathroom split level flat/maisonette conveniently located just minutes from Boscombe pier, beach, new artificial reef and many restaurants, bars and shops. Bed linen and towels are included. A travel cot and highchair are also provided. Set within the prestigious Burlington Mansions a former Victorian luxury hotel which has been affectionately restored into luxury apartments, each one being unique with many of the original features retained. The flat, suitable for 4 people was newly furnished and redecorated in 2010. It has two entrances and is located on the ground and first floors. Both the master and twin bedrooms have en-suites and there is a further WC downstairs. The lounge/dining area is very spacious with a large window that lets in lots of natural day light. The kitchen is fully fitted with everything to make this flat perfect for a self-catering holiday. Burlington Mansions is a 5 minute walk to the beach at Boscombe, with Europe’s 1st artificial reef and pier. A good selection of shops, restaurants and bars can be found in several directions within close proximity. The centre of Boscombe is 5 minutes walking and Bournemouth centre can be reached by car in 10 minutes. Bournemouth beach is a pleasant stroll along from Boscombe beach or a short ride on the Land Train. More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
Water Park Nearby
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Gym
Pool Table
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Good Nightlife
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
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Reviewed yesterday

Everything was great. Big and well equipped kitchen, spacious living room, big, comfortable parents bedroom, bit smaller but still comfortable childrens room. Lot of storage possibilities. Very charming location in the former Burlington Hotel. Very close to the beach, and still not too far from...More

Thank STo2013
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

This was our 3rd stay in the apartment in 5 years and it continues to be an excellent choice. There's no signs of wear and tear as it gets older, it's always immaculately clean and tidy, and has everything my growing family needs for a...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Myself and my family had a fantastic time at Boscombe Reef Retreat. It was a real home from home, spotlessly clean and had everything you need for a family stay. We would stay again and recommend it.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Fabulous apartment within the amazing victorian facade of Burlington Mansions.its imaculately clean, has every piece of equipment you could possibly need.comfy sofa's & beds-its a real home from home.well situated, only minutes to miles of sandy beaches,restaurants & shops,& a short bus ride to nearby...More

Thank gillnjeff
Reviewed 17 June 2018

This classy condo in renovated historic building is awesome. All the comforts of home with upgrades. Convenient access to beachfront makes it the perfect base from which to explore the multitude of seaside attractions. And never mind inclement weather. Just hunker down with the vast...More

Thank morajones
About the Owner
Teresa D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2010
Interaction with guests
The owner lives an hour from the property and is easily contactable by email or phone.
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About the neighbourhood
Boscombe is a suburb of Bournemouth which is on the map in its own right thanks to a beautiful sandy beach and Europe’s first artificial surf reef. The reef is the size of a football pitch and since its opening in 2009 has fast become a popular destinations for both beginner and experienced surfers. Built in 1888 and fully restored in 2007, Boscombe pier is an impressive sight with its unique aircraft wing design entrance, new decking, lighting and viewing section at the end. Boscombe Cliff Gardens offers an impressive view that stretches from Hengistbury Head, through Bournemouth all the way to Poole Harbour. There is an impressive variety of quality restaurants, pubs and cocktail bars just minutes from the maisonette, several of which offer regular live music. The centre of Boscombe...
Getting around
Bournemouth has excellent road and rail links to Poole, Southampton and London. Locally there is a good bus network and taxi service. A car is not essential as the beach, shopping and excellent restaurants are all within close proximity.
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