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Thistle Poole

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Overview
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
Reviews (1,181)
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All reviews harbour view restaurant harbour front excellent location brownsea island first floor car parking a bit tired pubs and restaurants a sea view room stayed for one night wedding reception afternoon tea high street an overnight stay comfortable room town centre short break
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well located hotel, food in restaurant very good ,lots of choice for breakfast , staff on the whole very good .rooms were comfortable but could probably benefit from some updating, The restaurant overlooks the harbour which is really nice .More

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Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle PooleResponded 6 days ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to complete a review of our hotel following your recent visit. I’m very pleased that you enjoyed your visit, especially our food and drink offering. I have shared this feedback with the entire team. I look forward...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you ask for a room as far away from the car park entrance as possible, because the noise from the air conditioning fans right next to this entrance is unbearable and you will not be able to sleep!More

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Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle PooleResponded 6 days ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to review our hotel. I'm very sorry that you experienced some issues with noise in your room. I have passed this on to my Maintenance Manager so that he can investigate accordingly. For future reference, please be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to this hotel for many years and always enjoy our stay. We choose to stay at The Thistle because of its ideal location on Poole Quay with great views across the harbour towards Brownsea Island. The hotel is ideally situated for...More

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Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle PooleResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to review our hotel on Trip Advisor. I'm very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and found our location ideal for your needs and staff friendly and professional. I have shared this feedback with the entire team...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from a three night stay and it was amazing, we had the best time, the breakfast was all you could ask for, lots of choice. We ate in the evening twice and the food was fantastic 10 out of 10. They even put...More

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Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle PooleResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to complete a review of our hotel following your recent visit. I’m very pleased that you enjoyed your visit, especially our food and drink offering. I have shared this feedback with the entire team. I look forward...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here in 2010 and revisited this week for one night only as I thought the parking available at the hotel was a better option than the du vin... I could honestly say that since 2010 not a penny has been spent on this...More

Thank Tom L
Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle PooleResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to review our hotel following your recent stay. I am very pleased to note that you enjoyed our location and found our team to be extremely helpful! I'll be sure to share this feedback with them to...More

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Description
Poole is a friendly, easy-going town, with its traditional Quay still very much at its heart. And that’s where you’ll find Thistle Poole, offering superb views over one of the world’s largest natural More harbours, Brownsea Island and the Purbeck hills beyond. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$67 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thistle Poole Hotel Poole
,
Thistle Hotel Poole
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Poole Thistle Hotel
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Thistle Poole Dorset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Poole
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$67 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thistle Poole Hotel Poole
,
Thistle Hotel Poole
,
Poole Thistle Hotel
,
Thistle Poole Dorset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Poole
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Traveller (181)
Room & Suite (221)
Dining (34)
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Amenities (2)
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Rosanna B
2 September 2018|
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Response from Jonathan B | Property representative |
Hi Patricia, I'm afraid that all of your rooms have bath tubs with showers installed. Many thanks, Jonathan General Manager
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Rosanna B
2 September 2018|
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Response from derek w | Reviewed this property |
The hotel was clean and the staff pleasant. I don't think and hopefully did not imply that there was any sort of hygiene problem. I certainly do not think it would not meet your standards of cleanliness My adverse comments... More
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dawn s
21 June 2018|
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Response from Jonathan B | Property representative |
Hi Dawn, We'll take a look and see if we can do a complimentary upgrade. Usually only deluxe rooms have a harbour view. Warm Regards, Jonathan General Manager
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Room Tips
"Ask for harbour view"
95SueS95
1 week ago
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"The higher the floor the better the view ( even little binoculars on desk )"
Q1211VUsharonc
2 weeks ago
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"Rooms at the front have a great view over the Quay."
KenN755
4 weeks ago
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"Insist on a refurbished room if you still want to use this hotel"
mishka2525
19 Sep 2018
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