Anyone with an interest in history whilst on their seaside holiday will be fascinated by a new artefact, dredged up from the depths of the sea just off Poole. The history of a 17th Century shipwreck, the Swash Channel Wreck, is closer to being revealed now that a 27ft rudder has been raised from the seabed. Weighing 4 tonnes, it adds to the more than 1000 artefacts that have been retrieved from the sunken vessel. In order to find out what role this ship could have played in history before [...] Read more...
Blog archive: August 2013
We are delighted to announce this months winner to be Carlos from our kitchen team. Carlos is one of our kitchen porters who’s role in the Cumberland is vital. Kitchen porters assist the chefs and waiting team. Their eye for details has helped that the Cumberland achieve it 5 star rating with the food standard agency, a accolade that we hold in very high regard. “Carlos is hardworking, polite and always keen to learn. I am glad to see his efforts have been recognised ” Richard Howard – Executive [...] Read more...
Bournemouth hotel, a dream location
The perfect hotel for those who still enjoy the traditional British holiday in a boutique "style" hotel. The only purpose built Art Deco Hotel dating back to the 1930's, this Bournemouth hotel is still full of character with many of its original features and new contemporary twists. Voted Best Large Hotel in Bournemouth.
Our mission statement
"Located on the seafront overlooking Bournemouth Bay, The Cumberland Hotel is a modern resort style hotel which has achieved one of Bournemouth's highest AA 3 Star hotel ratings. We offer good quality, comfortable, 3 star hotel rooms." Read our mission statement.