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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Firstly we arrived at the Haven Sandbanks to be told we we not booked in there and were in fact booked into the Sandbanks hotel up the road. Off we trundled with our bags and arrived at the very tired looking Sandbanks hotel. We had a room with a balcony which was quite nice. I found a child's ball under...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Arrived on 2nd December for two nights, reception staff were abrupt, was advised that the sea view restaurant not available,having received an email asking me to book a table. We booked a table at the main restaurant by the reception staff for 8pm ,on arriving at this small room we were told there was no reservation in our name and...

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1Thank Dave R
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed Friday/Saturday last weekend on a great deal from Groupon Room was perfect, no view, but we don't live in our hotel room, so no bother. Everything was spotlessly clean, toiletries nice and replenished, tea and coffee, lovely bathroom and a very warm room. I think this is a refurbished one (129) We ate exclusively in the hotel and...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Was really disappointed. Was told wine would be provided and it wasnt. Food was very small and it took 45minutes for a staff member to come back and take a drink order. By that time 2 courses had been served and gone! We were escorted away from our tables and prompty staff started clearing away the table with food and...

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2Thank Natasha E
Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This could be agreat hotel ,great position ,great views ,good food ,not great but ok ,room was wonderful clean and spacious ,how ever heating never worked in our two days stay ,fan in bathroom not working also mirrow lights ,and some lighting not working ,very cold room the night of the storm ,how ever they did bring up a heater...

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1Thank guiverguy
Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel on a Turkey and Tinsel week, it's a nice hotel clean tidy and the staff are very good. We had a very nice room with a sea view. We were a bit disappointed with the food as it was not as good as the other hotels we have stayed at in this group, that said...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed one night for a special occasion. Room was a good size and well equipped but needed an update. Ceiling was badly marked and a bit tatty. Unfortunately the smoke alarm went off at 1 am and woke everyone up. We were told someone had been smoking in their room and set off all the alarms in every room! I...

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Horsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our second review of this great hotel in the best location on Sandbanks . I am a great believer in you get what you pay for and we tend to always do a 2 night stay on a deal and for us this is first class value for money. Rooms are of good quality, not opulent but certainly...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow.. What an evening, such a fabulous time for the kids, and also relaxing and entertaining for the grown ups, with a fantastic haunted maze.. dead man's walk! It was very good and rather scary eve after the 3rd time! But that's what Halloween is all about for me! And the kids loved it. The hotel staff did such a...

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3Thank Jim S
Haltern am See, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel is perfectly situated right on the beach. In the Long run it could use some updating but the excelletn People make 100 % up for this Point. The friendly and supportive personell stands out. Great experince.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perched in one of England's most enviable seaside locations, the Sandbanks Hotel is a relaxed and affordable holiday destination. With direct access to the world-famous sandbanks beach - seven miles of prestigious blue flag awarded sand to get between your toes! Our popular beach-side terrace area is a place to recline with a glass of wine.Featuring well-appointed rooms that have been designed for comfort and relaxation. Many boasting either sea views or outlooks across Poole harbour. We're sure you'll agree that when it comes to family holidays, it's best to keep everybody happy. Mum, dad, teenagers, toddlers and everyone in between all need their own piece of holiday heaven. The Sandbanks Hotel is a fun filled staycation location for family seaside holidays. With dedicated children's entertainment during school holidays, an exciting programme of activities and adventure with the Watersports Academy - there are more opportunities for mum and dad to find some relaxation time. Our Seaview Restaurant boasts celebrated chefs and an enviable sea view. Helmed by Head Chef, Wayne Joyce and his commitment for creating good food with local ingredients inspired by our wonderful location. When you need a rest from building sandcastles, Sandbanks Beach Club is the perfect spot for a summertime bite. Located on the terrace, it's an easy option for lunch and dinner. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandbanks Hotel

Address: 15 Banks Road, Poole BH13 7PS, England (Formerly FJB Collection - The Sandbanks)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Poole
Price Range: ₹ 5,883 - ₹ 14,275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandbanks Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 116
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Also Known As:
Sandbanks Poole
Poole Sandbanks
Hotel Poole Sandbanks
Sandbanks Hotel Poole, Dorset
Hotel Sandbanks
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Poole
#4 Luxury Hotel in Poole
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a renovated room”
 of 5 bubbles sallyaldridge2016, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“top floors r good 300 we stayed in 315 sounds travel through walls ,”
 of 5 bubbles guiverguy, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Excellent beach view, including beautiful sun rise”
 of 5 bubbles UToennes, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“always ask for a sea view - most have one either of the bay or the harbour”
 of 5 bubbles Jerry1953, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Best rooms have balconies with sea views but they are more expensive. Inside the rooms all are good quality.”
 of 5 bubbles janette814, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
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