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    RNLI College

    West Quay Road, Poole BH15 1HZ, England
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    Reviewed 28 July 2016

    Just returned from a one night stay at the RNLI College lovely room and staff were very polite and welcoming in every part of the college the breakfast was excellent and the evening meal in the refurbished restaurant was also excellent well served and looked...More

    Thank Graham2626
    Response from Ewan S, General Manager at RNLI CollegeResponded 2 August 2016

    Dear GRAHAM B, Thank you for taking the time to provide such lovely feedback and comments following your recent stay with us at the RNLI Training College in Poole. I'm pleased to hear that you were very well looked after and that our team made...More

    Reviewed 28 July 2016

    Stayed 2 nights. Everything first class room,staff,food,view. Unfortunately restaurant being refurbed but breakfast still excellent although in different small rooms each morning. No problems with waiting but we do breakfast early so can't comment on how busy later in the morning. The restaurant should be...More

    Thank jredfernBath
    Response from Ewan S, General Manager at RNLI CollegeResponded 2 August 2016

    Dear jredfernBath, Thank you for providing such nice comments following your recent stay with us at the RNLI Training College in Poole. Having completed the refurbishment of the kitchen and restaurant, we look forward to welcoming you back again in the foreseeable future to enjoy...More

    Reviewed 28 July 2016

    Lovely room very helpful staff, breakfast was very good sadly they were unable to extend hospitality to and evening meal because of building works . We know the area well so the hotel was placed in a good position, having said that it was hard...More

    1  Thank pamgray
    Response from Ewan S, General Manager at RNLI CollegeResponded 2 August 2016

    Dear pamgray, Thank you for your kind review and we look forward to welcoming you back again to the RNLI Training College in the foreseeable future now that the refurbishment works on the kitchen and restaurant are complete. Kind regards Ewan Steele

    Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

    My husband is part of the RNLI and I decided to take him there for our wedding anniversary as he hadn't been there yet. The food was lovely and very reasonably priced,the service was fantastic, staff were very friendly and we enjoyed every minute of...More

    Thank Sharon G
    Response from Ewan S, General Manager at RNLI CollegeResponded 26 July 2016

    Dear Sharon G, Thank you for taking the time to provide such lovely feedback following your recent stay with us at the RNLI Training College in Poole. We love having people stay with us who are affiliated in some way with the RNLI and I'm...More

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    Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

    Great rooms, great view, great breakfast, great price, and all this five minutes from the centre of town! Good secure parking, great staff, and I am sure when the restaurant is back open after refurbishment, that will be great too! Thanks to all at R.N.L.I,...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from Ewan S, General Manager at RNLI CollegeResponded 26 July 2016

    Good Afternoon, Thank you for the lovely 5 star review following your recent stay with us at the RNLI Training College in Poole. It certainly sounds like you've had a great time staying with us which is always lovely to hear and we look forward...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$133 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Poole
    • #2 Family Hotel in Poole
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 60
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    • Dorset >
    • Poole
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    • RNLI College Poole, Dorset
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    10 May 2017|
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    Response from Ewan S | Property representative |
    Pleased to say that the departure port for the ferry to Guernsey is only a few minutes around the bay from the RNLI College
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    janetcohen1963
    9 May 2017|
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    Response from Ewan S | Property representative |
    All of our rooms have a double bed plus a sofa that can be made into a sofa bed. If you haven't already done so, please contact the RNLI College reception team on 0870 833 2000 and they will be pleased to help.
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    18 April 2017|
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    Response from Karen H | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, all bathrooms have bath and shower.
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