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The Best British Seaside Traditions

A trip to the seaside is always a great time for the people of Britain. It’s not often hot here, so when it is we take the opportunity to get out and enjoy it, and what better place is there to do that than at the beach? Let’s analyse some of our favourite British traditions … Read More

Why Bournemouth is the Ultimate Bank Holiday Destination

With the spring bank holiday at the end of May, it’s time to start planning how you want to spend the long weekend. Our picturesque seaside town is packed with nonstop things to do rain or shine, with Brooklands Hotel, the ideal Bournemouth B&B, affordable and within walking distance! Here are 2 reasons why Bournemouth … Read More

What To Do on a Rainy Day in Bournemouth

Bournemouth is known for its sun-kissed weekends. However, if your trip is met with wet weather, you may feel like there’s not much to do. Here are a few of Bournemouth’s best indoor attractions to see during a rainy stay on the coast. Bournemouth Oceanarium Bournemouth’s oceanarium is the ideal spot for families. Whether you … Read More

Bournemouth: The Perfect Place For Your Digital Detox

We’re all addicted to technology. Whether it’s scrolling through social media or spending time on Candy Crush, we often ignore our surroundings in favour of our screens. Here are a few reasons why Bournemouth is the perfect place for your ‘digital detox’. The beauty of the beach If anything’s going to get eyes away from … Read More

Bournemouth: The UK’s Most Dog Friendly Town

Finding places that welcome dogs in with open arms can be tough. Whether you’re staying in a B&B in Bournemouth or on a family day out, we know that bringing your furry companion along is a must. Luckily, Bournemouth is the perfect place for a dog-friendly adventure. Here are a few reasons why Bournemouth is … Read More

What to do in Bournemouth this Winter

With temperatures hovering around zero, it’s tempting to shut the curtains and leave the world outside. Luckily, if you are staying in a B&B in Bournemouth in the coming months, there’s lots to do on the south-coast. Take a look at a few things to do in Bournemouth this winter. For winter wanderers Blessed with … Read More

What’s On in Bournemouth this Christmas?

Whether you’re yearning for that first mulled wine, frosty footstep, or roasted chestnut, it’s fair to say Bournemouth has everything needed this year to get you in the festive spirit. Take a peek at just a few of the things to do in Bournemouth this Christmas: Ice Skating For those wanting to get that true … Read More

Give Your Dog a Christmas a Christmas To Remember

Whether it’s the frantic present unwrapping, first smell of turkey, or excuse to have one more sherry, everyone knows Christmas is the most magical time of year. But there’s always one family member who’s overlooked at Christmas; your dog. Whether your dog has morning walks along the beach, this year’s ‘must-have’ chew toy, or his … Read More

A dog-friendly Christmas in Bournemouth

Christmas in Bournemouth is magical. With a bustling town centre, quiet sea side and winter wonderland forests all within a short driving distance, it’s got everything and more to make this year’s Christmas one to remember. We understand the struggle of planning Christmas away when you have a dog, which is why we’ve put together … Read More

Top Dog Friendly Restaurants in Bournemouth

As a dog friendly hotel in Bournemouth, the team at Brooklands Hotel know a few hidden gems serving delicious food who also welcome our furry friends. Whether you’re a resident or visiting Bournemouth, there are a great selection of dog friendly restaurants and cafes in Bournemouth that will delight your taste buds and please your … Read More