Nestled on the southern coast of England, the seaside resort town of Bournemouth is a perennial favourite with visitors thanks to its 7 miles of beaches, eye-catching Victorian architecture and buzzing nightlife. Much of the action revolves around Bournemouth Pier, where an activity centre with an obstacle course, a climbing wall and a zip line ensure a steady stream of fun-seekers.
Bournemouth is home to an excellent choice of hotels, with many of them dotted along the pretty seafront. If you’re looking to get some rest and recuperation during you visit, you may want to stay in one of the town’s hotels that offers a pool and spa. With that in mind, below you’ll find 3 of the best hotels featuring a swimming pool and spa for you to choose from.
FROM £77/ NIGHT
Britain’s seaside towns are dotted with grand, architecturally distinctive hotels, and in Bournemouth nothing fits that bill quite like The Cumberland. Overlooking Bournemouth Bay, a short walk from the town centre, this venerable hotel is housed within a 1930s Art Deco building and offers the perfect blend of character and charm, a great location and exceptional amenities. Perfect for making the most of Bournemouth’s famous micro-climate, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool hums with activity. There’s also the chic Ventana bar and brasserie that has 2 Rosettes and draws visitors from far and wide. An added perk is that guests can use facilities at its nearby sister hotels, which include several restaurants and bars, an Asian-inspired day spa and lido deck, a heated indoor pool, sauna, mini gym, dance studio and squash courts.
FROM £66/ NIGHT
Set high on Bournemouth’s famous East Cliff with commanding views across the bay, the Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth Carlton is the ideal location for family holidays, relaxing getaways and business trips. With a choice of 76 bedrooms including seaview bedrooms, a fantastic health club boasting a gym, indoor and seasonal outdoor swimming pool plus a fantastic Hallmark Grill serving a delicious selection of cuisine, the Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth Carlton is the perfect choice for your next break.
FROM £103/ NIGHT
With its idyllic seafront setting atop a cliff, the 4-star Highcliff Marriott is one of Bournemouth’s most desirable hotels. It has a fully operational leisure club complete with both an indoor and outdoor pool, and a well-equipped fitness area. Guest rooms are designed in a bright and tasteful style and feature an LCD TV, tea/coffee-making facilities and air conditioning. Other hotel amenities include a pretty terrace area with views over Bournemouth Bay, an award-winning restaurant and separate bar, and free WiFi in all communal areas. The town centre is 10 minutes away on foot.