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Known for its stunning beaches and amazing swimming spots, Bournemouth has a lot to offer the traveller dreaming of a beach holiday. This family-friendly destination has 120 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, so it's easy to find one that works for you.
As you browse for a place to stay by the water in Bournemouth, check out these top-rated beach hotels with positive customer reviews.
Hermitage Hotel - 4-star hotel, 3-minute walk from Bournemouth Beach. It features 2 restaurants, free WiFi and a bar. Guests love the beach location and overall value.
Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth Carlton - 3-star spa hotel, 7-minute walk from Bournemouth Beach. Our travellers recommend its beach location and proximity to shopping. This hotel boasts 2 indoor pools, a restaurant and a sauna.
Riviera Hotel & Holiday Apartments Alum Chine - 3-star spa hotel, 8-minute walk from Alum Chine Beach. It offers an indoor pool, a spa tub and a restaurant. Guest reviews highlight the beach location and pool.
The Green House - 4-star luxury hotel, 8-minute walk from Bournemouth Beach. It features free breakfast, a restaurant and free WiFi. Guests love the beach location and breakfast.
Queens Hotel and Spa - 3-star spa hotel, 8-minute walk from Bournemouth Beach. Our travellers recommend its beach location and quiet rooms. This hotel boasts an indoor pool, a spa tub and a restaurant.
Good weather can be important during a beach holiday, so you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide when to visit.
To get to Bournemouth, book a flight to Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), the closest major airport, which is located 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from the city centre. To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Bournemouth Station or Pokesdown for Boscombe Station.