This grand and spacious red brick hotel sits in a prime position close to the beach in Bournemouth’s West Cliff area. It has 83 welcoming ensuite bedrooms including nine with extra space for families. The rooms come with plasma TV, free super-fast WiFi and 24-hour room service.
If you’ve overindulged or need to unwind, the Hallmark has an excellent health club, spa and pool for relaxation or maintaining your regular workout regime. Try out the softly-illuminated aromatherapy cave or indulge yourself with a spa treatment or two.
If a brisk walk in the sea air has worked up an appetite, the Hallmark’s stylish brasserie serves up a blend of British and European dishes, with lip-smacking pasta, curries, salads, steaks and Hallmark Burgers.