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Boscombe Reef Retreat

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Living room with sumptuous leather sofas, wide screen TV with Virgin Media TiVo and free WiFi
The apartment is set within the beautiful iconic Burlington Mansions a former Victorian Hotel
BR 2 single beds. Large storage cupboard with travel cot, high chair and stair gate. Ensuite shower
1 of 57Living room with sumptuous leather sofas, wide screen TV with Virgin Media TiVo and free WiFi
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2 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
4 guests
4 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Impressive 2 bedroom, 3 bathroom split level flat/maisonette conveniently located just minutes from Boscombe pier, beach, new artificial reef and many restaurants, bars and shops. Bed linen and towels are included. A travel cot and highchair are also provided. Set within the prestigious Burlington Mansions a former Victorian luxury hotel which has been affectionately restored into luxury apartments, each one being unique with many of the original features retained. The flat, suitable for 4 people was newly furnished and redecorated in 2010. It has two entrances and is located on the ground and first floors. Both the master and twin bedrooms have en-suites and there is a further WC downstairs. The lounge/dining area is very spacious with a large window that lets in lots of natural day ...Impressive 2 bedroom, 3 bathroom split level flat/maisonette conveniently located just minutes from Boscombe pier, beach, new artificial reef and many restaurants, bars and shops. Bed linen and towels are included. A travel cot and highchair are also provided. Set within the prestigious Burlington Mansions a former Victorian luxury hotel which has been affectionately restored into luxury apartments, each one being unique with many of the original features retained. The flat, suitable for 4 people was newly furnished and redecorated in 2010. It has two entrances and is located on the ground and first floors. Both the master and twin bedrooms have en-suites and there is a further WC downstairs. The lounge/dining area is very spacious with a large window that lets in lots of natural day light. The kitchen is fully fitted with everything to make this flat perfect for a self-catering holiday. Burlington Mansions is a 5 minute walk to the beach at Boscombe, with Europe’s 1st artificial reef and pier. A good selection of shops, restaurants and bars can be found in several directions within close proximity. The centre of Boscombe is 5 minutes walking and Bournemouth centre can be reached by car in 10 minutes. Bournemouth beach is a pleasant stroll along from Boscombe beach or a short ride on the Land Train. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
We work very hard to maintain a high standard in the property. We want our visitors to feel comfortable in our apartment ask our guests to respect the property and leave it as they have found it. The concierge at Burlington Mansions is available only for the residents and should only be consulted by holiday guests in the event of an emergency. Please only use the designated parking space that you are given. Please respect the residents and keep noise in the corridors to a minimum.
Bathrooms
2 Attached (ensuite), 1 Half bath
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About the Owner
Teresa D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2010
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Colchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 April 2021

Date of stay: April 2021
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 April 2021

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Date of stay: April 2021
outdoorgirlLeeds, VR Owner at Boscombe Reef Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2021

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Reviewed 30 September 2020

Everything has been said in previous reviews. Fabulous warm and well equipped apartment with everything you could possibly think of. Big comfy bed (important for me with my bad back), Great location with beach just a couple of minutes walk away, as is the high...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Sheila M
outdoorgirlLeeds, VR Owner at Boscombe Reef Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2020

Thank you for your wonderful review, we are so glad you found the bed comfortable. I bet your husband took some amazing photographs with so many beautiful nearby locations to choose from. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back again.

Reviewed 11 September 2020

This is the second time we have stayed at this flat and it was exactly how we remembered it last year. It really feels like a home from home. Teresa's communication is fantastic. The care and attention that she has taken regard being Covid safe...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Lorraine C
outdoorgirlLeeds, VR Owner at Boscombe Reef Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2020

We are so pleased that you were able to visit us again this summer, and that you were reassured with the measures we have taken to insure our guests are protected from Covid19. Thank you for your review, we look forward to welcoming you again.

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
195
Reviewed 7 September 2020

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Date of stay: September 2020
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Stafford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 August 2020

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Date of stay: July 2020
outdoorgirlLeeds, VR Owner at Boscombe Reef Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2020

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Reviewed 30 July 2020

Fantastic apartment very well equipped and location very close to beach, pubs & restaurants. Great service getting keys and access codes and and absolute pleasure to stay at these apartments.

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank Gordon L
outdoorgirlLeeds, VR Owner at Boscombe Reef Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2020

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed the apartment and hope to welcome you back again sometime.

Reviewed 10 February 2020

Who says the English coast is only for the summer? We have just had another fantastic stay at this beautiful apartment. Everything that you could want for a lovely stay. It was cold outside but beautifully warm inside, not that we were inside during the...More

Date of stay: December 2019
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Port Moody, Canada
11
Reviewed 3 January 2020

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Date of stay: December 2019
Reviewed 4 August 2019

My family and I had a wonderful time in Teresa's apartment. The apartment is exceptionally well appointed and beautifully maintained in a stunning building. Teresa was amazing, keeping up lines of communication despite being away herself. Would highly recommend this apartment and Teresa to anyone....More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Lorraine C
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Gym
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Pool Table
Cable/satellite TV
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Water Park Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Good Nightlife
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Boscombe is a suburb of Bournemouth which is on the map in its own right thanks to a beautiful sandy beach and Europe’s first artificial surf reef. The reef is the size of a football pitch and since its opening in 2009 has fast become a popular destinations for both beginner and experienced surfers. Built in 1888 and fully restored in 2007, Boscombe pier is an impressive sight with its unique aircraft wing design entrance, new decking, lighting and viewing section at the end. Boscombe Cliff Gardens offers an impressive view that stretches from Hengistbury Head, through Bournemouth all the way to Poole Harbour. There is an impressive variety of quality restaurants, pubs and cocktail bars just minutes from the maisonette, several of which offer regular live music. The centre of Boscombe...
Getting around
Bournemouth has excellent road and rail links to Poole, Southampton and London. Locally there is a good bus network and taxi service. A car is not essential as the beach, shopping and excellent restaurants are all within close proximity.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Boscombe Reef Retreat

Boscombe Reef Retreat is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

Boscombe Reef Retreat has 3 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Boscombe Reef Retreat has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Boscombe Reef Retreat must last at least 4 nights. See all property details.