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    Sandbanks Hotel

    15 Banks Road, Poole BH13 7PS, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent23%
    • Very good34%
    • Average24%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible7%
    Travellers talk about
    “kids club” (46 reviews)
    “sea view” (108 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,686 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    If you want to experience a 3 star hotel in Spain, this is for you. Rooms are lovely and large but go for a sea view as the harbour view is actually of the car park. Dont bother with the restaurant. The starter and main...More

    1  Thank Janette B
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Lovely location nice room overlooking the coastline breakfast was ok not outstanding..they need more staff on the bar as after 20 minutes of waiting had to go to the lobby to get someone to serve us can't comment on dinner as we went out. All...More

    Thank jason k
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    stayed here for 3 nights to celebrate 50 years of marrage for my inlaws, lovely meals at night,great breakfast etc. played tennis,swam in the pool and went crabbing with the kids. a great stay the hotel is in need of a bit of modernising,if I...More

    Thank troutman1234
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We wouldn't go back. It's quite unimpressive as a 4 star rating, with many stairs to climb as the lift only carries 4 max. Long boring corridors and a makeshift wooden ramp for trolleys etc. Needs plenty of refurbishment. The second floor corridor stinks like...More

    1  Thank Kanesmum
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    After visiting for 5 days at the start of July I would have to agree with the majority of the reviews on here. The hotel is a little outdated and tired in places, which would not normally be too much of an issue but for...More

    2  Thank Batman_Widow
    The Haven Hotel
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 176 - US$ 356 (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
    • Number of rooms
    • 116
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Dorset >
    • Poole
    • Also Known As
    • Sandbanks Poole ,
    • Hotel Poole Sandbanks ,
    • Poole Sandbanks ,
    • Sandbanks Hotel Poole, Dorset ,
    • Hotel Sandbanks
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    Hotel & Grounds (275)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (4)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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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 Kanesmum | Reviewed this property |
    We too paid £381 for two weeknights and I will happily support a complaint with you. The second floor corridor smell was like a residential nursing home and with dirty walls and damaged doors it wasn't very pleasant.
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    "Ask for a beach view, the harbour is grubby with floaters, and not many boats. It smells"
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    "Sea view is best!"
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    "Good luck we didn't find a good one"
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    "The Ocean Palace Private Function Room"
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