Our Blog


Our blog brings you the latest from The Riviera Hotel, Bournemouth. 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!

Ocean Liners
By Sam Styles / 28th March 2018

A Celebration of The V&A’s “Ocean Liners: Speed and Style” Exhibition

The Riv celebrates its connection to the Cunard Line and pays homage to the V&A museum's new exhibition "Ocean Liners: Speed and Style".

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Easter Bournemouth Hotel
By Rivman / 10th March 2018

The Top 10 Family Easter Attractions in Dorset for 2018

Back by popular demand….. We have taken our top ten Easter attractions from 2017 and updated it for you for...

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Wedding venue Bournemouth, wedding venue Poole
By Rivman / 14th February 2018

Recently Engaged?

Did you get engaged on Valentine’s Day or over the Christmas season? Looking for a beautiful venue for your wedding...

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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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Hotels in Bournemouth
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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baby shower packages in bournemouth
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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