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The Merchant House

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All reviewsbars and restaurantspoole quayhost davidcharming b bgreat locationrooms are smallcooked breakfasthash brownsvery comfortable roombreakfast was excellenttown centreshort staytop floora lovely staysydenhambedroomluggage
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We were very grateful that our booking, which we weren't able to complete, was rearranged by David to a convenient time the following week. It's a really well placed B&B in the heart of Poole and close to many good restaurants. The room was cosy...More

Thank Dominic W
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Ok the room is small, we knew this when we booked. It's great location, bang in the centre of the bars and restaurants, one street back from the quay and spotlessly clean. Great shower. David is a great host and made us feel so welcome....More

Thank alanandcaz
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Great place. David is very informative and helped us a lot with what to see and do. Breakfast was excellent quality and locally sourced. Loved the sausage and home made bread. Would return to visit Poole, sandbanks and Brownsea island again.

Thank BertieWertie
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We chose this B&B for its location near to Poole Quay. We were greeted warmly by our host David having called in advance to advise of arrival time. The house is old, so rooms not large, though everything needed for overnight stays. Our bed in...More

Thank valweedon
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Firstly I would say don't pay too much attention to the negative reviews as they are quite old now and don't fit the experience we had. Excellent location. Very comfortable room. Clean and tidy. Excellent breakfast with everything you would want (and more!) Very attentive...More

Thank mstickland1
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$132 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$132 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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123helen65
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Response from alanandcaz | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in the Sydenham room so wouldn't know. I'm sure it will be fine. Beds are small but perfectly comfortable.
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123helen65
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Response from alanandcaz | Reviewed this property |
Forgot to mention it's about £7 something for 24 hours.
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Room Tips
"Sydenham room has a bath and others dont, so make sure you choose the one you want!"
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"Book early to avoid disappointment of missing out"
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"Room upstairs, think it's called the Bennett room"
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"Probably avoid the room Bennet until the bathroom lighting is fixed"
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