Overview

Kensington Hotel

18 Durley Chine Road, Bournemouth, BH2 5LE, United Kingdom
+44 120 255 7434

RM 192+

Overall guest ratings

6.8/10 Good
Based on 261 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.1
  • 7.3
  • 4.9
  • 4.3

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  • Beach nearby

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    About

    The Kensington Hotel puts you in a great location, within a 15-minute walk of Bournemouth International Centre and Bournemouth Beach. You can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge, and full breakfast is available daily. There's a garden, and rooms offer flat-screen TVs and room service.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free parking
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    6.5 Good
    Based on 248 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.3 "93% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      7.5 "Great parking, according to 75%."
      9.4 "City centre within easy reach, said 94%."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 7.3 "Good service."
      8.7 "87% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.7 "Food is average."
    • 5.1 "Average comfort."
      5.6 "Beds were acceptable for 56%."
    • 4.9 "Not very clean."
      4.2 "58% said rooms were dirty."
      2.0 "80% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.3 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."
      3.1 "69% complained about the bathroom."
      4.2 "58% said rooms were dirty."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were small."
      0.5 "95% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.2 "78% had problems with the shower."
      4.0 "60% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      2.0 "80% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.7 "83% found problems with the furniture."
    • 3.4 "Vibe wasn't good."
      0.8 "92% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.5 "75% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.4 "Bad amenities."
      3.4 "66% thought the building wasn't nice."
      2.5 "75% didn't like the architecture."
      1.7 "83% thought the facilities needed updating."
      0.0 "100% complained about the elevator."
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    Overall rating

    6.4 Good
    Based on 81 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Good value."
    • 7.2 "Good service."
      8.6 "86% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.0 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.0 "Average comfort."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were small."
    • 4.7 "Not very clean."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.9 "Rooms are not good."
      2.9 "71% complained about the bathroom."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
      2.0 "80% had problems with the shower."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were small."
    • 3.7 "Bad amenities."
      3.7 "63% thought the building wasn't nice."
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    Overall rating

    6.3 Good
    Based on 133 reviews
    • 9.2 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.2 "92% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 7.5 "Good service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.0 "Average comfort."
      5.3 "Beds were acceptable for 53%."
    • 4.4 "Not very clean."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were dirty."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      3.4 "66% complained about the bathroom."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were dirty."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were small."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.0 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 3.5 "Vibe wasn't good."
    • 3.3 "Bad amenities."
      3.3 "67% thought the building wasn't nice."
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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 32 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Good value."
    • 7.4 "Good service."
      8.7 "87% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.4 "Average comfort."
      6.2 "Beds were acceptable for 62%."
    • 4.6 "Rooms are not good."
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