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RNLI College

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West Quay Road, Poole BH15 1HZ England See on map
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The RNLI College is a great place to stay. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The rooms were beautiful and overlooked the bay which included boats but also the equipment of the RNLI. Beautiful to look at. The restaurant was good although it was...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Andy P
Response from Nicholas L, General Manager at RNLI CollegeResponded yesterday

Dear Andy P, Thanks so much for recommending the College here on tripadvisor. It's really pleasing to hear the team were so helpful and friendly when you stayed. Thanks for eating in Riggers Restaurant during your stay too, I'll ensure our Head Chef Trevor hears...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Wasn't expecting it to be as good as it was! Stayed for one night on business, really comfortable room with a sofa and work desk with a view of the harbour - all for £53 including breakfast. Great service from all staff, very efficient.More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank s61blue
Response from Nicholas L, General Manager at RNLI CollegeResponded yesterday

Dear s61blue, I'm really glad to hear that we exceeded your expectations. Thank you for choosing to stay here. We are primarily set up as a training facility for our volunteers and sell any spare space we have to help the College run and make...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was our first trip, but won’t be our last. Lovey room, super friendly staff, great restaurant - a thoroughly enjoyable experience. Particularly helpful when I had made an error with my booking - thank you all at RNLIMore

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Jacqui C
Response from Nicholas L, General Manager at RNLI CollegeResponded yesterday

Dear Jacqui C, This was such a lovely review to read, thank you for highlighting what a special stay you had with us here at the RNLI College. We will be updating our Riggers Restaurant menu's soon so hopefully when you next visit you will...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful weekend at the RNLI training college hotel. We had a well equipped comfortable with a great view out over the harbour. All the staff we very friendly. Although on this occasion we missed out on the tours, Rachel from reception very kindly...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Zed50
Response from Nicholas L, General Manager at RNLI CollegeResponded yesterday

Dear Zed50, Thanks for great review of your stay and for highlighting some of the elements you enjoyed. We really appreciate you choosing the RNLI College to spend you Birthday with us. I am particularly proud of Rachel and how she showed you around in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Centrally located within a short walk of Old Poole harbour. Super views from clean well presented rooms. Riggers restaurant and local bar serves good food and drinks at reasonable prices. Staff are friendly and welcoming. Good breakfast. Will certainly recommend to anyone visiting this area.More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Hols2014
Response from Nicholas L, General Manager at RNLI CollegeResponded yesterday

Dear Hols2014, I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your visit, with so much on our door step location wise its great to hear you stayed and enjoyed some food in Riggers and a drink in the Slipway bar. We are great full you will recommend...More

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The home of RNLI training, RNLI College is a fine modern conference and training venue in a stunning waterside setting in Poole, Dorset, and now also offers hotel facilities in the 60 en-suite rooms. RNLI More College also makes a stunning wedding venue with views over the harbour. Every £ Spent at RNLI College saves lives at sea. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$87 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rnli College Hotel Poole
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RNLI College Poole, Dorset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Poole
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$87 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rnli College Hotel Poole
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RNLI College Poole, Dorset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Poole
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shelford
10 April 2018|
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think they do, but you can request rooms next to each other,
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lillibelle110
17 October 2017|
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Response from bradders2 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no pets are allowed.
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AnnaLee88
5 September 2017|
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Response from Mourneadventurer | Reviewed this property |
Why not give the a phone call or send an email just to make sure? The restaurant and bar area seem to cater for all ages,
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Room Tips
"all rooms overlook the bay. Not a bad view to be found."
924andyp
5 days ago
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"All rooms have Bay views"
OliverW857
7 Dec 2018
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"All rooms are good i think"
Jamcat26
1 Dec 2018
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"Our room overlooked the sea which I think most do and also had a useful desk area."
JR557
6 Nov 2018
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