Our Blog


Our blog brings you the latest from The Riviera Hotel. We let you in on the history of the hotel and Bournemouth in general,
some interesting facts, behind the scenes action, our guests testimonials, special recipes from our hotel chef and much much more!
Keep an eye out for the latest!

NYE Hotels in Bournemouth.
By Rivman / 9th January 2018

Our Christmas & New Year Review 2017

We hope you have all had a good start to 2018! As the hotel is currently closed for a little...

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By Rivman / 5th October 2017

A Brief History of the Riviera

Last month saw the celebration of Maureen Callaghan’s 90th Birthday, marking a massive milestone for a wonderful lady who has,...

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By Rivman / 18th July 2017

Check out whats happening at the Riviera this Summer!

Planning to take your family away this summer but can’t find a suitable hotel? Live in Bournemouth and want to...

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By Rivman / 5th June 2017

Discover Dorset

How well do you know Dorset? With its perfect mix of history, countryside and coastline there are miles of scenery...

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By Rivman / 10th May 2017

Planning the perfect baby shower at a hotel

Trying to organise the perfect baby shower for yourself, a friend or relative but unsure on where to book? We...

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By Rivman / 3rd April 2017

The Top 10 Family Attractions in Dorset over the Easter holidays

Have you booked a family holiday over the Easter break in Bournemouth but are struggling to find activities in or...

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By Rivman / 15th March 2017

The Beginning of 2017

Hope you have all had a good start to 2017! FACILITIES With 2016 having been a massive success for The...

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By Rivman / 2nd January 2016

Happy New Year!

It's certainly been a busy Christmas Season with over 4000 people walk through the doors to celebrate their Christmas parties...

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By Rivman / 3rd November 2016

Meet Head Chef Attila

Attila is the head chef at The Riviera Hotel in Alum Chine.  He has been a chef for more than...

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By Rivman / 25th August 2016

The Bridge Bar & Grill

Since launching our new menu this June, The Bridge Bar & Grill has been been very popular among our hotel guests. The...

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