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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
  • Rooms
    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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Rotherham, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed here for 3 days as my company are based in poole and thought id try somewhere different to my usual places and can honestly say I wont be returning. The plus for the hotel are the lovely views from the clean comfortable room I had. The bad points were, poor staff who were not attentive to the problems... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very Good Value Stayed there for a few days and the whole place is very good in the obviously LOW Season Well worth a visit as it is on the beach and has good facilities Bar food average and should be reviewed with more snacks

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Sandbanks as part of a group booking Friday to Sunday, with a dinner dance on the Saturday evening. There is a good sized car park and the location of the hotel is exceptional, with Poole Bay on one side of the hotel, and a long sandy beach on the other with a promenade that eventually leads... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 4 nights, Saturday to Wednesday. Had a lovely room with a view to die for. There was a problem with the hot water, we had none, but this was sorted out quickly. We were upgraded to a magnificent room and given a complimentary dinner. The manager and staff are superb, you wont get a better welcome or... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, with sea views from both sides, lift only to second floor so third floor rooms require carrying suitcases up narrow stairs. On last visit room access was blocked due to a private function so stairs up around and down required, staff very helpful though. For in restaurant nice quality and very good breakfast with great views.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This large hotel is well serviced for facilities. The rooms are large. The dining room spacious and airy. All staff at this hotel are courteous and helpful. The hotel is clean and tidy. The problem is it needs a complete refurbishment. Fixtures and fittings and floor coverings and furnishings are circa 1970's. The pool area /gym is clean but small... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely New Year's Eve at the Sandbanks. The organised adult dinner and live music was very good and much enjoyed. We could not fault the food, it was excellent. The staff were very friendly and relaxed. It was great to be on the beach and walk the prom on New Year's Day .

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my daughter, Lady Liz would like to thank the staff of Sandbanks hotel last month for their warm welcome on our afternoon tea. The staff was friendly and very attentive. The view of the beach was breathtaking. They have huge spaces, conference rooms, restaurants and function rooms. We will definitely recommend it to friends and family. Looking forward... More 

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41 reviews 41 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned from our annual visit to Sandbanks, this year we stayed 4 nights and it was every bit as good as previous years. Of the 4 evening's dining, 2 were large functions and 2 were smaller, more intimate occasions. However, the restaurant staff, whether serving 160 or just a handful, were professional and yet friendly. This is... More 

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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked their Xmas package 24th - 27th and the only downside was the weight we put on. We wanted to have as many of the family in one place at the same time as my Parents are 94yrs old, so, we booked Early September organised rooms and paid. I have not as yet written to thank the Hotel &... 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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