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Sandbanks Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
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“sea view”(140 reviews)
“kids club”(48 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

Called in here for afternoon tea and/or ice creams. The seats had many crumbs on them from previous occupants, the tables were uncleared and there were bits of tissue paper on the floor. General impression was one of uncleanliness. We left immediately.

1  Thank locallady49
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have mainly negative points of view about this hotel, chiefly the inefficacy of some of the staff, primarily the ones that work in the bar. Like the previous reviewer Katie J, who's order was forgotten. This happened to us too. On our first night,...More

2  Thank bloodyhubbard
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We didn’t actually stay the night at the hotel but decided to come for drinks and a late lunch. It was a lovely sunny day and enjoyable to sit outside. We found a table which must have just been left as was still full of...More

1  Thank Katie J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very happy helpful staff, great food and a very relaxing environment. The hotel is right on the beach which you get a view of from the restaurants. Rooms need updating but very clean and the bed and pillows very comfortable.

Thank mfinnis
Reviewed 1 week ago

2 night relaxing break for views and food booked twin room with balcony. The rooms was lovely, very clean with quality beverages and biscuits, although carpets have seen better days and parts of the building are a little dated. Mum has some health issues and...More

Thank fod101
Response from FJBHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Sandbanks HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear fod101 - thank you for your lovely and comprehensive review! I have passed on your comments to reception regarding their prompt problem solving for you and your Mother - thank you for being so complimentary - we are here to make your stay the...More

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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
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Price range
US$177 - US$329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Poole
#4 Luxury Hotel in Poole
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$177 - US$329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Poole
#4 Luxury Hotel in Poole
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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"View over bay more interesting than beach side even though the beach is fantastic"
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"Sea view is very worthwhile"
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"Get a sea view."
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"Visit website for good deals"
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