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Bournemouth Hotel offers £10 cash to guests on rainy days

A hotel owner in Bournemouth is offering to pay guests £10 for every day it rains on their holiday.

Sarah Uzzell, owner of the Arlington Hotel, plans to run the offer in August after a drop in bookings following the wet start to the summer.

She said: "What I'm trying to do is persuade anyone who hasn't booked a holiday in August to take the plunge."

The hotel will pay out if the Met Office records more than 0.25mm daily rainfall at Bournemouth Airport.

  • 17 Jul 2012
  • From the section Dorset