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Hotel

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Rated from 1 to 5, a higher number of stars indicates a better quality, range of services and facilities with an emphasis on 6 key areas – cleanliness, service, food, bedrooms, bathrooms and hospitality.

The merit score for this hotel is 79%. This helps you to compare quality between hotels of the same star rating.

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Customer rating 9 / 10
Based on 270 reviews

Stunning sea views from the favourite destination of J.R.R. Tolkien

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At a glance

Family rooms
Wheelchair accessible
Wi-Fi
Dogs welcome
Lift
Civil weddings

Conveniently located on the East Cliff, this Edwardian hotel enjoys glorious sea views. The Miramar was a favoured destination of famed author J.R.R. Tolkien, who often stayed here. The bedrooms are comfortable and well equipped, and there are spacious public areas and a choice of lounges. The friendly staff and relaxing environment are also noteworthy.

Rooms

  • En-suite rooms: 43
  • Family rooms: 6
  • Dogs allowed on premises
  • Dogs allowed in bedrooms
  • Broadband available
  • Wi-Fi available
  • Freeview TV in rooms
  • Hearing loop

Room rates

  • Single room minimum price51.50
  • Double room minimum price103
  • Leisure breaks available

Opening times

  • Open all year

Facilities

  • Night porter
  • Lift available
  • Outdoor parking spaces:: 90

Accessibility

  • Accessible bedrooms: 1
  • Walk-in showers

Children

  • Children welcome
  • Cots provided
  • High chairs
  • Children's portions or menu
  • Ironing facilities

Leisure

  • Weekly entertainment
  • Christmas entertainment programme
  • New Year entertainment programme

Conference

  • Minimum 24hr delegate rate: 120
  • Theatre-style holds (maximum):200
  • Classroom-style holds (maximum):50
  • Boardroom-styleholds (maximum): 50

Weddings

  • Holds a civil ceremony licence
  • Maximum number of guests: 110

Getting here

From Wessex Way rdbt into St Pauls Rd, right at next rdbt. 3rd exit at next rdbt, 2nd exit at next rdbt into Grove Rd. Hotel car park on right

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Nearest airport

Bournemouth

Nearest train station

Bournemouth

Nearest motorway junction

M27
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Room prices from£103/night**Based on the minimum price of a standard double room *Based on the minimum price of a standard double room
*Based on the minimum price of a standard double room
*Based on the minimum price of a standard double room
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