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

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Pedicure

Manicure

Facial

Waxing

Reflex massage

Beauty treatment

Steam room

Treatment room

Overview

Set in the heart of Bournemouth, this unique hotel features 102 rooms and offers a Jacuzzi, a golf course and free self parking. Offering accommodation in the 4-story building, the hotel combines Italian architecture and modern facilities.

The hotel is 10 minutes' walk away from Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, Pavilion Theatre and St Peter's Church. The property is set a 20-minute stroll from Bournemouth center.

Occupying excellent location, the hotel lies close to gardens and parks.

The Cumberland Hotel is at a short distance from Bournemouth Central train station. It takes around 10 minutes' drive to get to Bournemouth International airport, which is 10 km away.

Rooms

Fashionable rooms at The Cumberland Hotel are equipped with a laptop-size safe, a mini bar, a sitting area, plasma-screen TV and central heating. Some rooms at The Cumberland Hotel have a view over the sea. The rooms have fresh decor.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the dining area every morning. The on-site 24-hour restaurant tempts guests with local dishes. A pool table, a terrace and an open fireplace are provided in the Stylish bar. A resort area features Sunday Carvery and Fredericks Restaurant within 100 meters of the venue.

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

Services

The on-site conveniences include a safe deposit box, a baggage storage and a designated area for smoking.

Relax

Guests can make use of a spa area, a steam room and a sauna or go in for table tennis and squash. There are a gym and a fitness center provided at The Cumberland Hotel.

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

  • No smoking on site
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • Lobby
  • Female traveler room/floor
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course
  • Table tennis
  • Squash

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • All inclusive
  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun terrace
  • Barbeque grills
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Waxing
  • Facial
  • Treatment room
  • Beauty treatment
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Paid bed linen & towels

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2.30 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • Bournemouth
    4300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Bournemouth Central Station
    3000 ft
  • Bus stop
    3300 ft
Restaurants
  • Ventana Grand Cafe (cuisine: British)
    100 ft
  • Sunday Carvery (cuisine: English)
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Hengistbury Head
    3400 ft
  • Bournemouth Beach
    1.0 mi
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

Basic Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Heating
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Pets allowed
  • Work desk
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
Room Description:

Double Basic. BED & BREAKFAST

The Cumberland Hotel photos Room Single Room
Standard Single Room
Sea view
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Pets allowed
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Cribs available
  • Water bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Room for 2 adults

The Cumberland Hotel photos Room
King Suite
Ocean view
  • Room size:

    325 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|Triple

Standard Flat
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

This non-smoking guest room offers 2 single beds with room for up to 2 guests, coffee/tea maker. Stream your favorite programs with free high-speed WiFi or watch a variety of shows on a flat-screen freeview TV. Air conditioning, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, and hairdryer ensure comfort throughout your stay

The Cumberland Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Family Room
Ocean view
  • Room size:

    295 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed and 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Pets allowed
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Cribs available
  • Water bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Family room 2 adults & 1 child Family

Family Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Triple room with child extra bed (3-12 yrs)

Family Quadruple Room
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
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Room Description:

Standard|Family Quadruple Room, Balcony, Ocean View

The Cumberland Hotel photos Room Superior Double Ocean View And Balcony
Superior Double Room
Sea view
  • Room size:

    140 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Queen-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Pets allowed
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Blinds
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Cribs available
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Double Superior w/views. BED & BREAKFAST

Superior Oceanfront Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • General:Internet access
  • Terrace
  • Blinds
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:220 V AC
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Double Oceanfront terrace

Comfort Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Heating
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Pets allowed
  • Work desk
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • 220 V AC
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Comfort Double or Twin Room

Comfort Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Comfort Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Triple Comfort. BED & BREAKFAST

The Cumberland Hotel photos Room
Compact Single Room
  • Room size:

    165 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Compact Double Room

Executive Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Double Room Executive

Economy Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Economy Room

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Hampshire Gallery1700 ft
  • Russell Cotes Art Gallery & Museum2300 ft
  • Gallery 57 Ltd3000 ft
  • Westover Gallery3300 ft
  • Westbeach3300 ft

Places of interest

  • St Peter's Church3000 ft
  • Bournemouth East Working Mens Liberal Club3300 ft
  • Lansdowne Baptist Church3300 ft
  • Oceanarium3300 ft

Train stations

  • Bournemouth Central Station2700 ft
  • Bournemouth Train Station3000 ft
  • Bournemouth Train Station3000 ft
  • Bournemouth Central Station3000 ft

Amusement

  • Sharkeys Pool Venue1700 ft
  • Bus Air Festival2000 ft
  • Aztec Leisure Ltd2300 ft
  • Aztec Amusement Centre2300 ft
  • Ambassador Snooker Club2700 ft
  • Laser Quest2700 ft
  • Leisure Exchange & Quasar Elite3000 ft
  • Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club3000 ft
  • Odeon Cinema3000 ft
  • Sheridan IMAX Cinema3300 ft
  • Pier Amusements3300 ft
  • Happyland Amusements3700 ft

Museums

  • Gallery3000 ft

Theaters

  • Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre3000 ft
  • Pavilion Theatre3000 ft
  • Pavillion3000 ft
  • The Pier Theatre3300 ft

Local attractions

  • Bournemouth Beach1.0 mi
    BournemouthEngland
  • Red House Museum & Gardens3.8 mi
    Quay Rd, Christchurch
  • Christchurch Priory Church3.9 mi
    Quay Rd, Christchurch
  • Compton Acres2.9 mi
    164 Canford Cliffs Road, Poole
  • Island RIB Voyages Jersey3.9 mi
    No5 Albert Pier, St. Helier

Near the hotel

  • Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum2300 ft
    East Cliff Promenade, Bournemouth
  • Bournemouth Pier3700 ft
    Pier Approach, Bournemouth
  • Lower Gardens3800 ft
    Exeter Crescent and Gervis Place, Bournemouth
  • Hengistbury Head3400 ft
    BournemouthEngland
  • Oceanarium3800 ft
    Pier Approach, Bournemouth

Restaurants nearby

  • Ventana Grand Cafe100 ft

    Address: 27 East Overcliff Drive
    Phone: 01202-556529

    76% likes this, based on 215 reviews
    Cuisine: British
    Price Range: USD 24 - USD 90

  • Fredericks Restaurant700 ft

    Address: Menzies Carlton Hotel, East Overcliff

    Cuisine: British

  • Hinton Firs Hotel Bar900 ft

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

  • Sunday Carvery200 ft

    Address: 29 East Overcliff Drive

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

  • Urban Reef1200 ft

    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
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Hotel Address:

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

Get directions
City Center
  • Bournemouth
    4300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Bournemouth Central Station
    3000 ft
  • Bus stop
    3300 ft
Restaurants
  • Ventana Grand Cafe (cuisine: British)
    100 ft
  • Sunday Carvery (cuisine: English)
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Hengistbury Head
    3400 ft
  • Bournemouth Beach
    1.0 mi
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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