Hinton Firs Hotel Bournemouth Dorset
An introduction to Hinton Firs Hotel In Bournemouth
3 star hotel minutes from the beach indoor and outdoor pool 52 rooms private gardens
We would like to offer you a warm welcome to Hinton Firs Hotel, set in tranquil gardens on Bournemouth's prestigious East Cliff, just a few minutes' walk from the sea.
Our traditional three star hotel is family owned and run, which means that we create an ideal atmosphere to ensure that your stay is a real home from home.
We take pride in offering a truly personal service, and firmly believe that our hospitality is unrivalled.
With beautiful beaches a stone's throw away, two theatres on the doorstep, as well as excellent shopping and many leisure activities, Hinton Firs Hotel is the perfect place to explore, be entertained or just unwind.
Of course we can't control the weather, but we can ensure that you will want to return to our unique and special hotel time and again.
Hinton Firs Hotel offers 52 bedrooms with a choice of modern or traditional style.
All rooms have private en-suite facilities and are equipped with direct-dial telephone, satellite TV, hair dryer and courtesy tray. There is also free Wi-Fi internet access available on the ground floor and most of the first floor, and a private "internet booth" - equipped with a networked PC - is available for a small surcharge.
For small groups or families who would like extra privacy, we have a separate annex with six bedrooms. This quieter area is also perfect for guests wishing to bring a dog.
We have eight family rooms and three ground floor rooms, one of which is fully equipped for disabled occupancy, complete with wet room. We also provide the facility to charge mobility vehicles.
Upstairs rooms can be accessed by lift, and we offer a full porter service.
There is plenty of parking available in our three car parks, and Blue Badge holders have priority spaces reserved at the front of the hotel.
Our highly acclaimed Orchid Restaurant is open to residents and non-residents, and offers a first-class menu designed by head chef, Jason Bartlett.
Choose from our table d'hote, and a la carte menus where the emphasis is on fresh, local produce, cooked in a traditional style. Vegetarian options are available, as well as a dedicated childrens' menu.
We are happy to accommodate any special dietary requirements or restrictions, and even endeavour to remember your preferences, so that when you come back for another visit, we can make you feel right at home.
The newly refurbished bar is the perfect place to enjoy a pre- or post-dinner drink, meet with friends and colleagues, or just relax and unwind. We offer a wide selection of spirits and liqueurs, as well as an extensive range of wine by the bottle and glass.
Hinton Firs Hotel boasts a wide variety of leisure facilities to enhance your stay and provide that something extra to help you unwind.
Swimming Pool - The hotel provides both indoor and outdoor pools with an adjoining Jacuzzi for added relaxation.
Beauty Therapy - New for 2009. To ensure our guests enjoy the ultimate in indulgence, a beauty therapist will be available offering a wide range of treatments and therapies.
Games room - Our games room is the ideal place to work off some energy at the table tennis table, or improve your skills at the pool table and dart board. A selection of board games is available from Reception
Private Lounges - Hinton Firs is home to three elegant lounges overlooking the swimming pool and garden. The Dorset and Hampshire lounges are bright and airy, and ideal entertainment venues. The peaceful Somerset lounge is the best place to catch up on correspondence or select something stimulating from the book library.
TV Room - Our comfortable TV lounge can be used for both organized film viewings and for guests’ enjoyment at all other times. An extensive film library is available from Reception.
Private gardens - Hinton Firs’ beautiful landscaped garden is the perfect place to take a stroll, or enjoy afternoon tea with friends. If you prefer to take it easy, this peaceful haven allows you to soak up the sun, or laze in the shade of the tall pine trees that give the hotel its name.
Sun loungers, leisure towels and bathrobes are all available from Reception
Internet Booth - Free WiFi access is available in all public areas.
Business & Corporate Packages
Bournemouth, and the Hinton Firs Hotel are just two hours from London by car, and one-and-a-half by train, both offer the perfect surroundings for corporate meetings and seminars.
Day delegates - Three servings of tea & coffee, with pastries, muffins & biscuits. Hot & cold buffet lunch. From £14.95 pp
24 hours delegates - Full English or Continental breakfast, three servings of tea & coffee, with pastries, muffins & biscuits. Hot & cold buffet lunch, complimentary newspaper, complimentary upgrades to twin / double rooms, table d’hote evening meal. From £49.95 pp
Breakfast meetings - Choice of Full English or Continental breakfast, fresh juices, breakfast canapés. From £6.95 pp
Hinton Business Class - Corporate guests requiring overnight accommodation are offered an upgrade from single to twin/double bedded rooms at no additional charge (subject to availability).
Hinton Firs is the perfect venue for your wedding reception, specializing in smaller, informal celebrations. Our wedding packages include receptions, wedding breakfasts, buffets and canapés. We can also organize additional services such as:
Red carpet arrival for bride and groom
Complementary overnight accommodation for the bride and groom
Discounted room rates for members of the wedding party
Complementary overnight stay for the bride and groom on your first anniversary
We can also co-ordinate other services such as photography, flowers, cake, wedding cars, entertainment etc...
The Hampshire and Wiltshire lounges are perfect for more intimate gatherings of up to 20 people, whereas the Sussex lounge is well suited to larger receptions of up to 35 people.
For parties over 100, the Orchid restaurant and Dorset ballroom offer comfort and style, and the Dorset ballroom alone can hold 60 guests. Menu and wine tasting will be arranged prior to your event.
Hinton Firs Hotel is the perfect venue for celebrations and other private events, catering for up to 110 guests.
Ladies' Festivals - Hinton Firs is a popular venue with a wealth of experience hosting Ladies Festival weekends.
Masonic Lodge packages - Hinton Firs prides itself on being a venue that is a cut above the rest when hosting Masonic events. The management team is experienced in providing expertise and assistance to the Master. No detail is overlooked to ensure the best level of service.
Christenings - Christenings are joyous family occasions, and we have various packages available to encompass all age groups.
Funeral teas - As a celebration of the life of those recently deceased, Hinton Firs provides a tranquil location for funeral teas, with discrete staff, who are comfortable serving bereaved family and friends.
Reunions - Being a friendly, family-run hotel, Hinton Firs is the perfect place for old friends to meet up and re-live their memories.
Association dinners and luncheons - We take great pleasure in providing a bespoke service that exceeds our guests’ expectations. Our many years’ experience in planning and arranging association dinners and luncheons has earned us a fabulous reputation.
Birthdays and Anniversaries - We can make those treasured moments extra special and ensure that they are fondly remembered for years to come. Our convivial atmosphere is one of the reasons that Hinton Firs is such a popular venue for celebrations, and we offer a bespoke service that allows you to tailor a package to suit your requirements. Additional services such as cakes, flowers and balloons can all be arranged to help make your party run smoothly.
Bowling - At Hinton Firs, we have a tradition of welcoming many esteemed bowling groups. We have tremendous support for the game, and there are many venues in Bournemouth and the surrounding areas. We can arrange wood and slip hire at more than 20 greens, including indoor venues.
Golf - The Bournemouth area is surrounded by many high quality golf courses of varying degrees of difficulty, making Hinton Firs the ideal venue for the golf enthusiast. We are experienced in all arrangements of the tour, from providing early morning breakfast to arranging preferential rates with golf clubs.
Christmas/New Year's parties - Celebrate Christmas or New Year in the lively surroundings of the hotel, taking advantage of our great menus and versatile spaces. Our dedicated team will ensure that you have a party to remember.
Hinton Firs Hotel is ideally located to take advantage of all that Bournemouth has to offer.
Seven miles of golden sand and sheltered waters make Bournemouth a firm favourite for beach and activity holidays. You can enjoy the award winning parks, or why not spend a lazy summer afternoon listening to the band playing in the Pine Walk bandstand, or take a stroll to the sub-tropical and Italianate gardens.
Bournemouth's central location on the south coast makes it the perfect base for exploring the surrounding cultural heritage and stunning countryside that complement its own coastal beauty. To the west, the spectacular craggy rock formations of the Purbecks are the perfect setting for some breathtaking coastal walks. Inland, picturesque Dorset villages nestle amid a rich literary heritage, inspiration for many of Thomas Hardy's classics. Impressive historical ruins and stately homes stand proud in rolling countryside, whilst to the east the ancient New Forest remains a symbol of traditional England.