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    Sandbanks Hotel

    15 Banks Road | Sandbanks, Poole BH13 7PS, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent23%
    • Very good33%
    • Average23%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible8%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    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 1,753 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    What more can you want than to wake up with the sea directly in front of you and the sun shining. Excellent food, efficient and friendly staff, lovely room and nice and quiet as the children were back at school

    Thank Val H
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    8Lovely big room on arriving. Fantastic view. Unfortunately the 1st night in restaurant was appalling. Food on menu not available at 7.30. Restaurant Manager was unhelpful and totally rude. Our saving grace was the waitress Sandra who did everything she could to rectify problems. Our...More

    4  Thank Dena H
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This was our second visit to the Sandbanks and despite many recent contrary reviews we still find this an excellent hotel to stay at. Certainly the room we stayed in was clean, tidy and roomy. The rather plain retro style of the furnishings may not...More

    Thank Dagdabear
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Warm welcome from the reception staff. Lounge and bar area very pleasant. Rooms were excellent with balconies and fantastic views over the beach. Menu choice for dinner had only four options per course. Chose prawns and my portion was a fraction that of my son-in-laws'....More

    5  Thank Sarah S
    Response from FJBHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Sandbanks HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Sarah H - thank you for you kind words relating to the Sandbanks Hotel's public areas - all of which have been recently refurbished to a very high standard indeed. The rooms are also recently refurbished and all are part of a rolling programme,...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The hotel is in a stunning location, but that's really the only positive thing about it. The whole place is very tired and needs a complete refurbishment, but the worst element is the complete lack of customer service. We asked 4 times if the staff...More

    4  Thank glynisdewhirst
    Response from FJBHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Sandbanks HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear glynisdewhirst - thank you for your review and allowing me to reply publically. The hotel is indeed the only hotel in the UK with direct beach access onto a Blue Flag beach and in turn yes, what a stunning location. The hotel dates back...More

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    About
    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$123 - US$300 (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
    • Number of rooms
    • 116
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    • Poole
    • Also Known As
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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 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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    "Harbour view rooms have better view"
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    "Balcony room at rear of building for an amazing view. Avoid third floor rooms as lift only goes to second..."
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    "If you must stay here, have a seaview room."
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    "We had a sea view room which was right on the beach, shame about the room"
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