The Best Western Connaught Hotel and Lodge is an excellent venue for private functions, conferences and leisure breaks. It is an AA Rosette, award winning, three star hotel with its own private car park. Perfectly situated, the hotel is less than 5 minutes walk to Bournemouth Town Centre, Bournemouth International Centre (BIC), the Winter Gardens, theatres and pier. Just three minutes walk away are Bournemouth's award winning golden sandy beaches. The Hotel has 56 luxurious, spacious bedrooms with all the superior rooms having the added benefit of their own private balcony, and the Lodge has 27 ensuite bedrooms. We boast a magnificent indoor leisure centre with a large swimming pool, two saunas, two steam rooms, solarium and a cardio-vascular suite; in addition, for use during the warmer weather, a large outdoor swimming pool, also within the main hotel is our award winning restaurant.