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Sandbanks Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
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“sea view”(145 reviews)
“kids club”(49 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed here for two nights and left me with mixed feelings. Location is great but the staff let the hotel down. For what this hotel costs I would expect a far better service than that received. Or to be more precise not received. Your first...More

1  Thank Bob J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Location and views lovely but could do with a big refurb, not sure where the extortionate room rates are going as it doesn't seem they are being reinvested into the rooms. Mattress, old, springy and hard and double wasn't a double it was two singles...More

2  Thank tanya12345
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a lovely two nights stay with seaview for our ruby wedding anniversary from our son, the room was very clean and comfortable, we had a lovely meal in the seaview restaurant, the service was very good no complaints about anything, the hotel is...More

1  Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fantastic location on beach. Tired interior and very busy weekends due to wedding parties. Unable to park one evening after returning. Staff variably helpful and cheerful, but different information from them all. Reception not so friendly and welcoming. Hotel clean except one evening when loads...More

1  Thank Chat65
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After a recent overnight stay I feel it’s only fair to warn others that this hotel is extremely dated. The decor is straight from the 70s, although it’s clean it’s definitely not what I would expect from a 4 star hotel. The lunch wasn’t great...More

3  Thank Hayley H
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$174 - US$341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Poole
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Poole
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$174 - US$341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Poole
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Poole
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (443)
Room & Suite (230)
Dining (55)
Pool & Beach (41)
Amenities (53)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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K125T
7 July 2017|
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Response from Kanesmum | Reviewed this property |
No restrictions were made during our stay. It's very deep at one end and not very big. Swimmers stand no chance
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Neil F
9 April 2017|
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Response from Didgetom | Reviewed this property |
ARROGANCE! They don’t care. They take your money and provide appalling service. The hotel is rubbish and is a sad reflection of many UK hotels who rely on the view and nothing else.
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"Lovely seaviews or harbour views, also not noisy."
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"High up. Not above wedding venue."
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"Talk to reception about your accessibility needs, they are very helpful."
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"All rooms have views of the sea or the Poole Harbor most with balconies. Sea side has sun in the morning and..."
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