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BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel

West Hill Road, West Cliff, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5PH

Ratings & Awards

4 stars Hotels that are inspected by the AA for their level of service and facilities are reflected in the number of stars awarded.
The AA rosette is your guarantee that a hotel takes extra special pride in its cuisine.
Silver CSR award from Green Tourism.

Hotel Amenities

  • Free Internet
  • Free parking onsite (66 spaces)
  • Gym
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Indoor Pool
  • Restaurants
  • Bars
  • Access For Disabled People
  • Lift
  • 24hr service
  • Hotel And Bedrooms All Completely Non Smoking

Get in touch

08445 76 76 76
*local rate

Dining & Bars
at the BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel

Delicious food in a gorgeous restaurant

Nick Rutigliano, the maitre d, is proud to offer award-winning food here in Blakes, the hotels double rosette restaurant, and he is even more proud to serve it in such stylish surroundings!

  • Double rosette restaurant Blakes
  • Drawing Room Bar
  • Conservatory Bar
  • Brasserie

Breakfast Information

A wide variety of cereals. yoghurts, juices, fresh fruit, pastries and a full English breakfast served from a buffet, with unlimited breakfast tea and coffee. Vegetarian options and gluten free on request.

Dinner Information

Two rosette restaurant with an English contemporary menu that changes every day. Vegetarian options and gluten free on request

Blakes Restaurant

Blakes Restaurant

Our Maitre d', Nick Rutigliano and his team warmly invite you to enjoy dinner at this stunning, newly refurbished restaurant. Imaginative in its choice of European food and, creative in its presentation, Blakes prides itself on a reputation for good food and fine wines. Dress code is smart casual and we do ask guests to turn off their mobiles for the comfort of all.

Main meals

From: £15.00

Opening Times (subject to change):

Mon- Fri: Breakfast from 07:00 - 10:00, Dinner from 18:30 - 21:00
Weekend opening times may vary

The Brasserie

Newly opened this excellent restaurant has a varied menu to suit all tastes to include pastas, pizzas, steakburgers, fish and chips, fillet steaks and a variety of salads. No reservations are necessary and very casual.

Main meals

From: £7.50

Opening Times (subject to change):

Mon- Fri: Breakfast from 07:00 - 10:00
Weekend opening times may vary

The Drawing Room

A perfect setting for that pre dinner drink. Blakes' Lounge Bar is a cosy, intimate setting where one can enjoy a glass of champagne or a gin and tonic before being guided through our superb menu by our Maitre d', Nick Rutigliano. Enjoy an after dinner cognac and coffee by the open fire during those colder nights.

Opening Times (subject to change):


The Brasserie Bar

The Brasserie Bar

A great, light and airy bar that opens on to a small sun-drenched terrace.

Opening Times (subject to change):


Ben Nicol is a highly trained and committed head chef and in conjunction with his enthusiastic team of young chefs produces the type and quality of food that encourages a great following amongst our guests, not to mention the AA that awarded the double rosette in recognition.

Ben Nicol
Head Chef

BEST WESTERN PLUS The Connaught Hotel
West Hill Road
West Cliff

For phone bookings please call:
08443 876153

For general enquiries please call:
01202 298020

For online bookings please use the
pink button above.

Check in: 15:00
Check out: 11:00

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