If you’d prefer to stay in a family-run property rather than a big chain hotel, why not check out Blue Palms on your next visit to Bournemouth? This cosy bed and breakfast accommodation in a bold and distinctive blue is located on Tregonwell Road to the west of the town centre and close to the popular Triangle district of town.
Getting to Blue Palms by car is a breeze just off the main A338 ‘Wessex Way’ through town and there is ample parking for all guests on the property. If you’re travelling by train, Blue Palms is just a couple of miles from Bournemouth’s main rail and coach station and it’s only seven miles from Bournemouth International Airport. You can walk the half-mile to the sand from Blue Palms and be on the beach in just ten minutes or stroll down to the Square in five minutes. Bournemouth’s main Pier, Bournemouth International Centre and Pavilion Theatre are less than half a mile away and the Lansdowne business district with Bournemouth and Poole College and Bournemouth University and Arts University buildings just over a mile from the hotel.
A home from home
This light and bright bed and breakfast caters for holidaymakers, conference visitors, contractors and families with seven well-appointed, en-suite bedrooms. All guest rooms offer Egyptian cotton sheets, fluffy white towels, a flatscreen television with DVD player, hairdryer, complimentary toiletries and tea and coffee trays. Free WiFi is available throughout Blue Palms – in all the bedrooms and the public areas too – ideal if you need to stay connected for work or to keep in touch with family and friends.
Blue Palms offers a mixture of superior double, double and twin bedrooms. You can specify the room you wish when you book online or over the phone.
Room One is a superior double on the first floor up one flight of stairs. It is one of the largest rooms in the hotel and features a bay window, dressing table and mirror and a seating area with coffee table.
Friends and family groups
Room Two is another large, superior double room on the first floor. It’s light and bright with large windows on two sides. It a seating area with coffee table and a dressing table. If you don’t need such a large space, Rooms Three, Six and Seven are comfortable, classic doubles on the first floor with a seating area and coffee table.
Room Four is a superior family room with king-size bed and a single bed plus a dressing table in the window. There is also a fold-out sofa bed if you have a fourth family member staying with you. If, however, you’re sharing with a friend or colleague why not go for Room Five, a superior twin room with two single beds, a comfy seating area in the window and a coffee table.
Children and extra beds
If you’re travelling with the family, you’ll be glad to discover that Blue Palms welcomes children over the age of five. One extra bed can be added to your room on request at a charge of £50 per night for a child over 12 and £68 per night for over 12s and adults.
Unfortunately, Blue Palms is unable to accommodate group bookings such as stag or hen parties for the comfort of their other guests and pets are also unable to stay. Check-in is between 3pm and 8pm and check-out from 8am to 11am on the final day of your stay.
Bed and breakfast
Breakfast is included in the price of your stay at Blue Palms. You can expect a hearty, Full English breakfast with the works (treat yourself, you ARE on holiday!) and there are vegetarian and lighter options too as well as a variety of cereals, fruit juice and yoghurts. Breakfast is served every day from 8:30-9:30am, or earlier by arrangement.
At the end of a long day exploring the town, sitting in a stuffy conference or playing on the beach there’s nothing better than having a peaceful drink to unwind. On the other hand, perhaps you’re having a lazier start to the day and want to enjoy a good book out in the Bournemouth sunshine. Whatever your reason, Blue Palms has a beautiful terrace and garden where you can pull up a pew and a parasol, take a seat and relax. The hotel is fully licensed so why not grab yourself a tipple and some nibbles, sit back and enjoy the view.
If you’re looking for somewhere to stay in Bournemouth a convenient walk to the attractions and amenities in a quiet setting without the hustle and bustle of an international hotel, why not book your next seaside stay at Blue Palms? If you want to talk to them direct about your accommodation requirements please call them on 01202 554968.