With seven miles of golden sandy beach and clear blue seas, Bournemouth has become a vibrant, cosmopolitan town boasting and incredible variety of shops, restaurants and nightlife. Often described as the ‘Garden City by the Sea’, Bournemouth is situated on top of spectacular chalk cliffs and offers an array of award winning clifftop gardens including the Alum Chine Gardens and Boscombe’s Italianate Gardens. A shopper’s paradise, there are a variety of department stores and High Street names whilst Westover Road, also known as the Bond Street of Bournemouth, has a selection of smaller retailers along a tree lined boulevard. The resort offers a wealth of entertainment for all ages at it’s top venues including the Bournemouth International Centre and Bournemouth Pavilion whilst other attractions include the Oceanarium, Boscombe Surf Reef and an array of watersports. The town’s latest attraction is the Bournemouth Eye, a tethered balloon which takes visitors to a height of five hundred feet giving unprecedented views over the town and surrounding countryside.
Devon Towers Hotel
This AA three star rated hotel, the Devon Towers is ideally located on Bournemouth’s West Cliff, a short walk to the seafront, International Centre, shops and pier. The hotel offers an attractive entrance lounge, delightful bar lounge with TV and a spacious entertainment room with dance floor where entertainment is provided most evenings. There is a lift to all floors (a few steps to some rooms) and free wi-fi in public rooms. The Devon Towers has sixty bedrooms, all of which have heating, bath or shower and wc, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer and freeview TV with radio channels.