All you need to know about Bournemouth

Bournemouth
City Facts - Bournemouth

Featuring seven miles of idyllic coastline, this seaside town is a serene escape in the South of England. With breath-taking cliff-top views, beautiful parks and a buzzing nightlife, there is something for all ages and budgets in Bournemouth. Situated in the picturesque county of Dorset, guests can swap the town centre for countryside and take a trip to the New Forest, ideal for hilltop hikes and crisp fresh air.  With cosy cafes and convenient transport links, Bournemouth is the perfect location for any business traveller. Here at SilverDoor, we have a range of corporate accommodation available for you to choose from; enquire today and we can elevate your stay with one of our many serviced apartments in Bournemouth.

What do I need to know about staying Bournemouth?

While visitors have everything on their doorstep when staying in a serviced apartment in Bournemouth, there is a vast amount of natural beauty that surrounds the local area. Just a few hours’ drive from the town centre is Stonehenge where guests can explore the ancient landscape on foot and visit the world-class exhibition that features tools and objects stemming from Neolithic life. Visitors can also escape to Stourhead Palladian House and Garden and experience the Italian ‘Grand Tour’. With magnificent lakes, classic temples, and exotic trees, Stourhead can offer a day of fresh air and discovery in the countryside before returning to a Bournemouth serviced apartment.

Transport in Bournemouth

Bournemouth’s transport system allows both guests and locals easy access across the town as well as to locations such a Poole and Christchurch. This area is served by Yellow Buses and More Buses, both of which regularly visit the Airport and cross the key areas of the town such as Bournemouth Square, Railway Station and Winton. The Southwestern Railway also operates services through Bournemouth and the surrounding area with stations at Lansdowne, Pokesdown, Christchurch and Poole. For those looking to do more exploring themselves, there are many designated cycle paths in the town including marked paths through the gardens. Bike hire is available through Beryl with many pick up and drop off points across the area.

Shopping in Bournemouth

With a selection of well-loved high street brands and labels, Bournemouth has a plethora of shopping options. Visitors can tread off the beaten track and explore the historic Victorian arcades with an eclectic mix of boutiques, jewellers, and independent retailers. As Bournemouth’s pedestrianised high street stretches in four directions from the town, the centre is perfect place to get a range of big-name brands and department stores. If seeking high-end fashion, art, or jewellery, Westover Road features exclusive boutiques and retailers that offer luxurious products as well as first-class service. Bournemouth’s newest shopping area, Castlepoint, is located north of the town centre and boasts 40+ shops. Visitors can also head to Boscombe for a wider selection of both well-known brands and independent retailers plus an outdoor market every Thursday and Saturday full of fresh produce, clothing, flowers and more.

What to do in Bournemouth

Whatever the weather, there is always something to do in the city – besides staying in one of our excellent serviced apartments in Bournemouth of course! On a sunny day, visitors can benefit from the advantageous beachfront location and enjoy a spot of paddle boarding, sailing, or kayaking along the coastline. Along the Boscombe seafront is the popular restaurant Urban Reef where delicious food can be accompanied by furry friends; split into a café, deli and restaurant, guests can watch the waves crash over coffee.

Facts about Bournemouth

With approximately eight hours of sunshine a day and 750,000 ice creams sold yearly, it’s no wonder that this beachfront destination attracts over 6.8 million people every year. The first place in the UK to have purpose-built beach huts, Bournemouth is the proud winner of the 2019 TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Award for the UK’s Best Beach as well as the winning the British Travel Awards 2017 Best Seaside Town. Bournemouth has also been home to many great writers; JRR Tolkien and Enid Blyton both called this coastline home and Robert Louis Stevenson wrote ‘The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde’ at his house in Westbourne.

Why choose a serviced apartment in Bournemouth with SilverDoor?           

With a presence in over 110 countries and 320,000 apartments available worldwide, SilverDoor is unrivalled within the serviced apartment sector. Our 20 years of experience in the industry offers a clear representation of our expertise and dedication in what we do. Our offices around the world make certain that we are available 24 hours a day to take enquiries, as well as provide care for our clients and answer any questions that remain. Not only that, our Trustpilot rating contributes towards the confidence that we have in our ability to provide excellent service and find you the ideal accommodation for your business trip to Bournemouth. A member of our team will always be happy to answer any queries you may have and ensure that you are in the best hands when staying in SilverDoor serviced apartment.

What is a serviced apartment?

Serviced Apartments in Bournemouth are ideal for any business traveller, with a vast array of corporate housing available, SilverDoor can take care of your every need. Our portfolio includes an extensive amount of variety, with each property boasting different locations and amenities to make visitors feel more at home. Our serviced apartments are designed for you to enjoy, featuring facilities such as a fully equipped kitchen, living area and multiple bedrooms, ideal for any group size. We help guests to separate their work from their home and provide spaces that can be comfortably enjoyed when venturing to new locations. These amenities can range anywhere from a personal balcony to gyms and meeting rooms, with a wide selection of serviced apartments all able to offer different features to elevate your stay. With a vast array of corporate housing available, our portfolio presents something for everyone.