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Royal Exeter Hotel
3 out of 5
Exeter Road, Bournemouth, England
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The price is £84 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (981 reviews)

"Very comfortable stay nice staff and lovely breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2020

Royal Exeter Hotel
Elstead Hotel
3 out of 5
12-14 Knyveton Road, East Cliff, Bournemouth, England
The price is £80 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (569 reviews)

"The property is very close to the station. not too far from the beach and town centre. Was clean & staff were very helpful. The kettles have been removed from the rooms but staff were very help with filling my flasks so i could make coffee."…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug 2020

Elstead Hotel
Riviera Hotel & Holiday Apartments Alum Chine
3 out of 5
12-16 Burnaby Road, Bournemouth, England
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4.2/5Very Good! (677 reviews)

"Excellent staff and service Lovely breakfast Nice rooms and great pool Fab location too!"…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2020

Riviera Hotel & Holiday Apartments Alum Chine
Best Western Hotel Royale - OCEANA COLLECTION
4 out of 5
16 Gervis Road Cliff East, Bournemouth, England
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The price is £70 per night
4/5Very Good! (799 reviews)

"Simple, clean, close to the beach/town centre. Staff were polite and helpful."…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug 2020

Best Western Hotel Royale - OCEANA COLLECTION
Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel
4 out of 5
105 St. Michael's Road, Bournemouth, England
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The price is £118 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (990 reviews)

"Good service, clean and safe. Nice location and good restaurant nearby."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jul 2020

Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel
The Cumberland Hotel - OCEANA COLLECTION
4 out of 5
27 East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, England
The price is £76 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (984 reviews)

"Great staff in the restaurant. The building is old, but the room is nice, very clean."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jul 2020

The Cumberland Hotel - OCEANA COLLECTION
Hotel Celebrity
3 out of 5
47 Gervis Road, Bournemouth, England
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The price is £61 per night
3.9/5Good! (649 reviews)
have stayed before and will stay again

"Great location, free parking, free breakfast for everyone. Our room was a bit tatty but did the job and was clean. Staff friendly and efficient. We have stayed before and will stay again."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Hotel Celebrity
The Montague Hotel
3 out of 5
13 Durley Road South, Bournemouth, England
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3.9/5Good! (109 reviews)

"Very good stay, pillows too hard"…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2018

The Montague Hotel
Wessex
3 out of 5
WEST CLIFF ROAD,, Bournemouth, BOU
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3.6/5Good! (877 reviews)
Good Hotel - now closed

"This review is irrelevant as the hotel is now closed"…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan 2018

Wessex
Ocean View Hotel
3 out of 5
East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, England
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3.6/5Good! (348 reviews)
Moved to the Cottonwood Hotel - Ocean View closed

"I was advised by staff at the Cottonwood Boutique Hotel that their sister hotel, the Ocean View Hotel was closed due to maintenance. So I can not give you feedback for that stay. However, I was given a room at the Cottonwood Boutique Hotel instead. Normally when I stay at the Cottonwood Hotel it ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Dec 2019

Ocean View Hotel
Suncliff Hotel - OCEANA COLLECTION
3 out of 5
29 East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, England
The price is £66 per night
3.4/5Good! (837 reviews)
A nice hotel!

"Great location... rooms comfortable if a tad small.. breakfasts were plentiful... only issue was parking fot its gusets (or rather the lack of it)"…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

Suncliff Hotel - OCEANA COLLECTION
New Westcliff Hotel
3 out of 5
27-29 Chine Crescent, Bournemouth, England
The price is £52 per night
3.4/5Good! (371 reviews)

"Love the place friendly staff and overall good wanted to stay longer but unfortunately no rooms sadly"…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2020

New Westcliff Hotel
Laguna Hotel
3 out of 5
6 Suffolk Road South, Bournemouth, England
The price is £52 per night
3.4/5 (644 reviews)
Pleasant and comfortable stay

"Hotel was clean and comfortable, staff frienfly and helpful, good facilities and not too far from town centre."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

Laguna Hotel
Carrington House Hotel
3 out of 5
Knyveton Road, Bournemouth, England
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The price is £32 per night
3.1/5 (978 reviews)

"Straightforward basic good value struggled to park on site but plenty on the road"…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug 2020

Carrington House Hotel
Heathlands Hotel Bournemouth
2.5 out of 5
Grove Road, East Cliff, Bournemouth, England
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The price is £36 per night
3.1/5 (688 reviews)

"Friendly staff but had problem with accessing the room."…"

Reviewed on 29 Oct 2019

Heathlands Hotel Bournemouth
Roundhouse Hotel Bournemouth
3 out of 5
1 Meyrick Road, Lansdowne, Bournemouth, England
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The price is £34 per night
2.9/5 (903 reviews)
Solo weekend stay

"Fantastic stay, the bed was comfortable and the staff were polite and friendly"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Roundhouse Hotel Bournemouth
Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth
4 out of 5
Bath Road, Bournemouth, England
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The price is £48 per night
2.9/5 (957 reviews)

"Great location. Friendly staff. Clean rooms. Airy bar area. Lovely gardens"…"

Reviewed on 4 Aug 2020

Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth
Britannia Bournemouth
3 out of 5
Meyrick Road, East Cliff, Bournemouth, England
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The price is £38 per night
2.8/5 (634 reviews)
Value

"For what we paid it was well above expectations"…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2020

Britannia Bournemouth
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Cheap Hotels in Bournemouth

Bournemouth has a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a great holiday choice for budget-conscious travellers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Bournemouth International Centre and Bournemouth Beach, this destination is home to Bournemouth Lower Gardens and Knyveton Gardens, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're hunting for places to stay in Bournemouth that won't break the bank, the 62 budget accommodation options in the area give you plenty to choose from. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have positive reviews from travellers searching for a bargain:

Suncliff Hotel - OCEANA COLLECTION - 3-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, an indoor pool and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable rooms and good location.

Elstead Hotel - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its central location and convenient parking. It offers free WiFi, free parking and an indoor pool.

Klikaway - At this 3-star property, you can take advantage of a bar. Reviews mention the central location and clean rooms.

Riviera Hotel & Holiday Apartments Alum Chine - 3-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and an indoor pool at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable beds and good location.

Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel - Customers like this beach hotel for its comfortable rooms and good location. It offers free WiFi, an outdoor pool and a restaurant.

Planning Your Trip to Bournemouth

Haven't picked your travel dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can make the most of your money.

  • Hottest months: August, July, September and June, with an average temperature of 19°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 4°F
  • Rainiest months: August, September, July and December, with an average rainfall of 3 inches
  • Driest months: April, December, May and November, with an average rainfall of 1.75 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Bournemouth

Bournemouth attracts visitors with its bar scene and beautiful gardens, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Bournemouth International Centre and Bournemouth Beach, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. If you're looking to enjoy the area's natural beauty, you can get outdoors at Bournemouth Lower Gardens, Knyveton Gardens or Queens Park.

Travellers also like Bournemouth for its:
  • Beaches
  • Surfing
  • Coral reefs
  • Entertainment

Getting around Bournemouth

The nearest airport is in Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), situated 4.5 mi (7.2 km) away from the city centre. However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Southampton (SOU), which is 27.7 mi (44.6 km) away. To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Bournemouth Station or Pokesdown for Boscombe Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Bournemouth like for travellers on a budget?
Bournemouth has a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. In addition to its well-known attractions such as Bournemouth Beach and Bournemouth Lower Gardens, this destination is home to Queens Park and Knyveton Gardens, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Bournemouth?
Based on reviews, Laguna Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Carrington House Hotel and Heathlands Hotel Bournemouth.
What's the weather like in Bournemouth?
The hottest months are usually August and July, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are February and January, with an average of 7°C. Average annual rainfall for Bournemouth is 786 mm.
What is there to see and do in Bournemouth?
Bournemouth attracts visitors with its bar scene and beautiful gardens, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Bournemouth Beach and Poole Harbour, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Take in the local culture at Bournemouth Pavillion Theatre and O2 Academy Bournemouth, or enjoy the area’s natural beauty at Bournemouth Lower Gardens.
What's the best way to get around Bournemouth?
The closest airport is 27.7 mi (44.6 km) away from the centre in Southampton (SOU). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), located 4.5 mi (7.2 km) away. To see more of the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Bournemouth Station or Pokesdown for Boscombe Station.

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What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Bournemouth?

Based on reviews, Laguna Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other options to stay on the cheap include Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel and The Montague Hotel.

How is it to stay in Bournemouth?

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Bournemouth, and visitors give high marks for the beaches, entertainment choices, and beautiful gardens. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its bars. Top sights in the city include Bournemouth Beach, Bournemouth Lower Gardens, and Bournemouth Pavillion Theatre. In Bournemouth, there are 258 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

Where is the best place to stay in Bournemouth?

HOTEL 50 is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star guesthouse offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It is located a short 6-minute walk from O2 Academy Bournemouth. Other top choices based on reviews include Amarillo and The Artists' Studio BnB.

Bournemouth City Centre is a top neighbourhood that travellers love for its lively bars and popular theatre scene.

Where is the best place to stay in Bournemouth City Centre?

With 107 lodging options to choose from in this neighbourhood, you should find the perfect place for your trip. Based on Expedia customer reviews, The Green House is the highest ranked property in Bournemouth City Centre. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It is located a short 7-minute walk from Bournemouth Beach. Other top choices in the neighbourhood include Bamboo Guesthouse and The Chocolate Box Hotel.

What is there to see in Bournemouth?

Cultural venues in the city include Bournemouth Pavillion Theatre, O2 Academy Bournemouth, and Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum. Families come for attractions such as Oceanarium, Bournemouth Pier, and The Square. Notable city landmarks like Boscombe Pier and St. Peter's Church might be worth a visit.

Where is the best place to stay with easy access to Bournemouth Beach?

Adjacent to Bournemouth Beach, Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 2 restaurants. Other good choices within a short distance include Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel and Hampton by Hilton Bournemouth.

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