The Cumberland Hotel - Bournemouth

East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, United Kingdom, BH1 3AF  show map
 3 stars
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The Cumberland Hotel - Bournemouth

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Handicap parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Breakfast room

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Featuring an indoor heated pool, a seasonal outdoor pool and a sunbathing terrace, The Cumberland Hotel provides 102 rooms with a spectacular view of the sea. Renovated in 2012, the hotel features Italian architecture.

Because of The Cumberland Hotel location in the heart of a resort area, it is easy to get to Island RIB Voyages Jersey, The Captain's Club Spa and Christchurch Priory Church. This property is set just minutes away from the golden beach and offers outdoor chaise lounges, towels and umbrellas.

Guests can visit a museum, an art gallery and a church as well as pubs, restaurants and an oceanarium close by.

Bournemouth Central train station is swiftly reachable. The Cumberland Hotel is located within 10 km from Bournemouth International airport.

Rooms

The 4-story The Cumberland Hotel offers fashionable rooms appointed with wireless internet, a seating area, central heating, satellite TV and a private toilet as well as an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers. Guests will enjoy views of Bournemouth Bay from their rooms. They also have en suite bathrooms with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the bar. Local dishes are offered in the outstanding on-site restaurant. Guests can savor cocktails, refreshments and coffee in the café bar. Serving an array of dishes, Sunday Carvery and Fredericks Restaurant are just 100 meters away.

You can start your day with a full breakfast, which costs GBP 8.50 per person per night. 

Services

The Cumberland Hotel caters to the needs of guests providing a baggage storage, free parking and an elevator as well as computers, conference equipment and a copier.

Relax

Guests will appreciate a spa lounge, a sauna and a Jacuzzi provided on site. On-site fitness facilities include a gym and a fitness center.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   102.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Handicap parking
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Female traveler room/floor
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Table tennis
  • Squash

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Barbeque grills
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Chaise lounges
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Bedroom

  • Paid bed linen & towels
  • Down comforter

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2.30 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, United Kingdom, BH1 3AF

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City Center
  • Bournemouth
    1.3 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Bournemouth Central Station
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    1.0 km
Restaurants
  • Ventana Grand Cafe (cuisine: British)
    20 m
  • Sunday Carvery (cuisine: English)
    60 m
Beaches
  • Hengistbury Head
    1.0 km
  • Bournemouth Beach
    1.7 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2.30 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    102

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 24 m²
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    Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
    Size: 24 m²
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    Comfortable room has a practical work desk and a contemporary bathroom.

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      Twin Room
      Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
      Size: 24 m²
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        The room is more spacious than the Standard room. It offers a work desk and a bathroom with all necessary amenities.

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        Superior Double Ocean View And Balcony
        Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed
        Size: 258 m²
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          Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or Double bed or 1 Single bed
          Size: 27 m²
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          Spacious room has comfortable work desk and a contemporary bathroom with all modern amenities.

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            Bed type: 1 Single bed
            Size: 10 m²
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            Small but comfortable room has a practical work desk and a contemporary bathroom.

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              How to reach hotel

              hotel The Cumberland Hotel - Bournemouth Bournemouth location
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              Hotel Address:

              East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, United Kingdom, BH1 3AF

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Bournemouth
                1.3 km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Bournemouth Central Station
                900 m
              • Bus stop
                1.0 km
              Restaurants
              • Ventana Grand Cafe (cuisine: British)
                20 m
              • Sunday Carvery (cuisine: English)
                60 m
              Beaches
              • Hengistbury Head
                1.0 km
              • Bournemouth Beach
                1.7 km
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2.30 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2012
              • Number of floors:
                4
              • Number of rooms:
                102

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Hampshire Gallery - 500 m
              • Russell Cotes Art Gallery & Museum - 700 m
              • Gallery 57 Ltd - 900 m
              • Westover Gallery - 1.0 km
              • Westbeach - 1.0 km

              Places of interest

              • St Peter's Church - 900 m
              • Bournemouth East Working Mens Liberal Club - 1.0 km
              • Lansdowne Baptist Church - 1.0 km
              • Oceanarium - 1.0 km

              Train stations

              • Bournemouth Central Station - 800 m
              • Bournemouth Train Station - 900 m
              • Bournemouth Train Station - 900 m
              • Bournemouth Central Station - 900 m

              Amusement

              • Sharkeys Pool Venue - 500 m
              • Bus Air Festival - 600 m
              • Aztec Leisure Ltd - 700 m
              • Aztec Amusement Centre - 700 m
              • Ambassador Snooker Club - 800 m
              • Laser Quest - 800 m
              • Leisure Exchange & Quasar Elite - 900 m
              • Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club - 900 m
              • Odeon Cinema - 900 m
              • Sheridan IMAX Cinema - 1.0 km
              • Pier Amusements - 1.0 km
              • Happyland Amusements - 1.1 km

              Museums

              • Gallery - 900 m

              Theaters

              • Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre - 900 m
              • Pavilion Theatre - 900 m
              • Pavillion - 900 m
              • The Pier Theatre - 1.0 km

              Local attractions

              • Bournemouth Beach - 1.7 km
                BournemouthEngland
              • Red House Museum & Gardens - 6.2 km
                Quay Rd, Christchurch
              • Christchurch Priory Church - 6.2 km
                Quay Rd, Christchurch
              • Compton Acres - 4.7 km
                164 Canford Cliffs Road, Poole
              • Island RIB Voyages Jersey - 6.2 km
                No5 Albert Pier, St. Helier

              Near the hotel

              • Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum - 690 m
                East Cliff Promenade, Bournemouth
              • Bournemouth Pier - 1.1 km
                Pier Approach, Bournemouth
              • Lower Gardens - 1.1 km
                Exeter Crescent and Gervis Place, Bournemouth
              • Hengistbury Head - 1.0 km
                BournemouthEngland
              • Oceanarium - 1.1 km
                Pier Approach, Bournemouth

              Restaurants nearby

              • Ventana Grand Cafe - 20 m

                Address: 27 East Overcliff Drive
                Phone: 01202-556529

                76% likes this, based on 215 reviews
                Cuisine: British
                Price Range: GBP 18 - GBP 69

              • Fredericks Restaurant - 210 m

                Address: Menzies Carlton Hotel, East Overcliff

                Cuisine: British

              • Hinton Firs Hotel Bar - 270 m

                Address: 9 Manor Road
                Phone: +44 (0)1202 555409

              • Sunday Carvery - 60 m

                Address: 29 East Overcliff Drive

                92% likes this, based on 24 reviews
                Cuisine: English

              • Urban Reef - 350 m

                Address: Boscombe sea front
                Phone: 01202 443960

                62% likes this, based on 376 reviews
                Cuisine: British

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2.30 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2012
              • Number of floors:
                4
              • Number of rooms:
                102

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBournemouthThe Cumberland Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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              The Cumberland Hotel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Cumberland Hotel

              Average guest rating

              7.8out of 10
              Fabulous
              Based on 896 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              10.0
              Rooms
              7.0
              Dining
              8.0

              Guest reviews

              • Couple
                10.0

                The location the staff was helpful and friendly. For us it was just a home away from home atmosphere . We wouldn't think twice to go back again.

              • Single
                10.0

                I have been to many hotels and cruises and the service and ambience was very inviting as a lone traveller I found the staff very friendly and welcoming I will be looking forward to another visit.

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                Hotel was excellent and easily the best we have stayed at on business. Budget room but superior quality, couldnt fault anything and very highly reccommended from us.Would like to stay again with a bit more time to enjoy it.

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                The staff were very friendly and helpful nothing was to much trouble and they even upgraded our room free of charge

                The parking was limited but did have a cheep alternative nearby

              • Single
                10.0

                Room was beautiful and clean Staff was always very friendly Everything is nice designed

                nothing at all

              • Single
                10.0

                Very nice hotel for this price bracket cannot fault it.

              • Group of friends
                10.0

                The friendly staff on arrival, being upgraded to a sea view on arrival :) this is the first time I have left the children with family and spent the night away and I have to say the whole experience was fantastic 10/10

                There was nothing to dislike

              • Family with children
                5.8

                The food was excellent. Compliments to the Chief.

                Did not like the way the senior management potrayed themselves, came across as being very official and unfriendly need to remember the guests are paying their salaries. The waiter's and Bar Staff were not relaxed because senior management behaved like Getstapo towards them. There was an unrelaxed atmosphere in the Cumberland too many official looking management hanging about doing nothing at the Dining-Room Doors throwing their eyes up with unfriendly expressions on their faces towards my 2 year old grand-son. They were not child friendly but the waiters made up for them, thank goodness. Need to go on a course of good public relations towards the customer'S.

              • Older travelers
                3.8

                I didn't like the creekyy floorboards from the room above us. There were heavy footseps walking two and throw all night which kept us awake, and also just as I was booking the hotel it whent up £50 which wasn't very fair.

              • Single
                6.6

                Staff did try to deal with complaints.

                Chicken caesar salad ingredients were not as specified on the menu. Chicken and bacon in big lumps. Salad dressing smeared on top of chicken . Did get a bill. A hot night so had window open (no air con). Disturbed till gone 2.00am by concert at hotel next door followed by people leaving and then band taking away equipment. Again staff tried their best and do have a free upgrade for next visit.

              • Single
                7.0

                Great location - lovely views over the sea.

                Staff didn't seem too interested especially on reception. Knocking water pipes all night long was very irritating. Sound proofing not too good.

              • Older travelers
                9.6

                Throughout the stay the staff were very friendly and helpful. The room was excellent, food superb. The proximity to the BIC was a bonus. The only down side was the car park was very congested. But overall a very enjoyable stay and would definitely choose the hotel again

                only problem was parking

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                Staff were efficient, helpful and polite. Rooms were clean and well maitained.Food in Ventana was very good and excelent value for money. Carparking was a bonus.

                Much of the dining area in the Ventana was very poorly lit and menu had to be read by torch light. Musac in all eating areas was often not to our taste. Noise from the floors, both in our room,(we were in a superior room! On the 2nd floor at the front of the hotel), and the rooms above or near, was very intrusive at night. These were the noisiest floors we have ever heard in any hotel. They desparately needs attention if anyone is to get a good nights sleep, especially if you have a floor walker in the room above. We would have been happier if the hotel had been closer to the beach and town but younger guests would probably have found the walk less taxing.

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                Fairly good value, good location, pleasant staff

                Car park not big enough. Room overheated

              • Single
                4.6

                Art deco style

                Upstairs wasn't like downstairs

              How to reach hotel

              hotel The Cumberland Hotel - Bournemouth Bournemouth location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, United Kingdom, BH1 3AF

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Bournemouth
                1.3 km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Bournemouth Central Station
                900 m
              • Bus stop
                1.0 km
              Restaurants
              • Ventana Grand Cafe (cuisine: British)
                20 m
              • Sunday Carvery (cuisine: English)
                60 m
              Beaches
              • Hengistbury Head
                1.0 km
              • Bournemouth Beach
                1.7 km
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2.30 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2012
              • Number of floors:
                4
              • Number of rooms:
                102

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBournemouthThe Cumberland Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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