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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2013

The White House offers modern clean B&B accommodation in a quirky and interesting setting, but what makes it different is the warm welcome from the hosts/owners and the attention they pay to their guests. I cannot remember ever being asked before "what time would you like your breakfast in the morning ?" We said 10 a.m. would be great -...

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tabbycatzPoole, Owner at The White House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, it make it all worthwhile when our guests like what we do we are looking forward to welcoming you later in the year once again thanks.

Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2013

Well where do i start PERFECT. arrived after a long drive very welcome coffee and home made cake just what we needed, the room was very clean and they thought of every detail, and every essential item you might need for your stay, the bed was SO COMFY slept very well, we also loved the fresh milk in the room...

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tabbycatzPoole, Owner at The White House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for a great review as i know you have already booked again we look forward to seeing you all especially the one with four legs later in the year thanks

Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2013

Stayed for three nights, much better than many 4* hotels we have stayed in, great host, home made cake in our room every day. Breakfast was to die for, home made sausage fresh bread what more could you ask for. Lovely garden, great location, nothing was to much trouble

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tabbycatzPoole, Owner at The White House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review for us glad you liked your stay and we hope that if you are ever in the area again you will consider a stay with us thanks once again

Lot-et-Garonne, France
Reviewed 25 January 2013

If you want a cosy Dorset cottage stay, this is not for you but if you want something contemporary, spacious, comfortable and welcoming, it is! I was staying overnight ready for a local meeting next day and Carol had a very nice evening meal available with a welcome glass of wine (other drinks were available). My room (Bluetit) was very...

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tabbycatzPoole, Owner at The White House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review glad you will be back when you can sample one of our rooms with bath and shower I do try to put my ladies in my bathroom rooms if possible as i know we like to take a dip but regretfully on the occasion of your stay I only had a wet room available sorry...

Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2012

We had a great stay at The White House...the room (Sparrow) was immaculate and the bed was so comfy!! The homemade cake was very welcome and delicious! The fresh milk in the rooms was a nice touch. Breakfast was delicious. Carol and Rob were perfect hosts and made us and Mally (the dog) very welcome. Will definately be staying again...

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tabbycatzPoole, Owner at The White House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Just got back from some time away to find this lovely review waiting for us. Thank you for taking the time to write the review as our last guests of the year it was great to end on an high thanks!

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2012

This was the perfect place to stay for our long weekend in Dorset. 

We stayed in the Chaffinch room and were thoroughly pleased. The beds were incredibly comfy and we had a tv with Sky and an iPod dock so we could play music through the tv. Carol and Rob were the perfect hosts, making sure that we had everything...

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tabbycatzPoole, Owner at The White House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for your excellent review it makes it all worthwhile to have such lovely guests who take time out to write reviews for us. hope to welcome you again in the future thanks

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2012

We were so delighted with The White House the first time we visited it that we decided to stay there again on a mini break & this time we took our two daughters with us. We were warmly welcomed again by Carol & Rob & we found everything to be just as fantastic as before. We are so impressed with...

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tabbycatzPoole, Owner at The White House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

thanks the sandfords we loved having you all to stay again always love our chats and laughs see you next time golf clubs in hand

Reviewed 13 November 2012

We would highly recommend this place. Great hosts (couldn't do enough), food (delicious) accommodation (perfect) location (central) we have had a lovely relaxing weekend, will definitely return and recommend. Thank you Carol and Robert

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tabbycatzPoole, Owner at The White House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Happy you enjoyed your stay we enjoyed our chats ( Rob a little too much he can go on I'm sure you noticed) hope to see you again some time in the future

Launceston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2012

had a great couple of days at THE WHITE HOUSE tea & homemade cake, on arrival with a very friendly welcome. the room we had was very comfy&spotless with every extra in the room. big thanks toCAROL&ROB for all the help they gave us directions etc. great breakfast each morning probably the best B&B we have had. would go again...

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tabbycatzPoole, Owner at The White House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for the review we really enjoyed having you stay and fully intend to take you up on your offer of home made Cornish pasties when we come to Cornwall at Christmas so watch out glad we helped to make your anniversary a success Colin!

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2012

After booking a trip (for our wedding anniversary) to Jersey we decided to travel down the day prior to the ferry and stay in the Poole area. By chance we happened across the "White House" on trip advisor, after reading the reviews we booked via "Booking.Com", everything was perfect, I cannot recommend this place highly enough and if it wasn't...

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tabbycatzPoole, Owner at The White House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your stay but dismayed to see you have marked us down for events i.e the road works on blandford rd that are entirely out of our control. however we look forward to welcoming you in the future.

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Looking for a clean modern bed and breakfast with underfloor heating, LCD televisions, i-pod docks, quality freshly cooked organic breakfasts at any time you like? Even charge your car for free. We don't do rules and regulations here at the White House; arrive when you like, leave when you like. Oh, and don't forget to enjoy the fresh homemade cakes when you get back from your day's activities! We try to make your stay cool - come and see. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 31A Dorchester Road | Upton, Poole BH16 5NJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Poole
Price Range: €75 - €111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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