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Sandbanks Hotel

4.0 of 5 15 Banks Road, Poole BH13 7PS, England (Formerly FJB Collection - The Sandbanks)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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West Sussex, UK
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

Stayed here for one night. FJB hotels have a good reputation and although we'd heard this was a more child oriented hotel (something we would normally avoid) we decided to give it a try, mainly because of its location. The location is superb, right on the beach and even on a chilly winter's day it was great for people-watching and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I booked a room for me and my wife for a night away because we don't go out much because of our disabled son so I thought of going here the reception Area was nice and clean but when we got on the Second floor the carpets where dirty & stained the only positive I can say is the breakfast... More 

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somerset, England
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for two nights and had a really lovely stay. The hotel is big and certain areas are looking a bit tired but it is spotlessly clean and well maintained. We had a sea view room with a balcony and the views were stunning. Our room was great, plenty of space and again, spotless. Breakfast... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have just got back from 2 nights at the Sandbanks and had a great time. sandbanks is a beautiful area and the hotel has pride of place with the harbour on one side and the sea on the other. You can step straight from the hotel on to the beach so really cant fault the location. There are some really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great hotel. We were away with our parents and three of us. ( Dad not very able) room was fantastic, staff really friendly and professional. Amazing beach walks and weather. Lovely to spend time in the pool and enjoy great food👍 We really hope to return!

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Chose the Sandbanks for a few days away with my partner as I had previously been there on a work conference and loved the location. This is an honest hotel with great friendly staff and service. Good sized, warm room although sound-proofing could be better. Being able to look out in the morning with the sun rising over the sea... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I arrived late on Saturday night to be directed to a room on the third floor. The lift (which is old, rickety and can accomodate only 3 people comfortably) only goes to the second floor so if you have mobility issues, make sure you are not given a room on the third floor. The room had a very 70's decor,... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife booked this for a birthday treat for me, as we go to Bournemouth a lot. The hotel reception is very nice as is the dining room, the bed rooms though are very average had better premier inn room before. Were given the wrong room, but was sorted quickly then the second room was so cold we couldn't take... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
10 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for Valentine's Day. Check in was swift. Location is fantastic, practically on top of the beach. Arrived at 2 to find they don't do lunch at the hotel, just snacks in the bar area. There is one lift supposedly able to fit 6, but if you squeezed 3 in there plus luggage, it was unbearable. The room itself was... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my partner away for a single nights stay, first impressions of the hotel were good. The room we had was a harbour view balcony room which was very nice and well laid out. We decided to head to the pool which was fine, and although I'm aware it's a family friendly hotel it was rammed with kids who... More 

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Address: 15 Banks Road, Poole BH13 7PS, England (Formerly FJB Collection - The Sandbanks)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Poole
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandbanks Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 116
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Also Known As:
Sandbanks Poole
Hotel Poole Sandbanks
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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