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Salterns Harbourside Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   38 Salterns Way | Lilliput, Poole BH14 8JR, England
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Ranked #12 of 14 Hotels in Poole
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014
susan b Steyning, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff and service not great. Sat at dinner and one member of staff who was obviously feeling very unwell stood around coughing, spluttering and complaining about being ill....all right next to us as we were eating our meal. The actual food was not great and terribly overpriced. Staff didn't smile and I overheard them complaining about various customers. The room... More

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Steyning, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We love this hotel, partly because we got married here but we keep coming back for meals with the family and for relaxing breaks by ourselves. The views across Poole Harbour which are available from many of the rooms, are breathtaking. The bar area is frequented as much by locals as by hotel guests and the bar food is always... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Had an early start and attended a BNI breakfast here. The staff were probably more awake than I was!! The room was huge so easily lent itself to networking and breakfast. The hot breakfast was lovely with lots of tea/coffee/juice. The ladies bathroom is very pink, and was very clean.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We stayed at the Salterns as part of a wedding party weekend. Both the party and the overnight stay were brilliant. The members of staff who hosted the party were a delight, and nothing was too much trouble. The breakfast staff did an amazing job with the numbers who arrived all at once. Our bedroom had the loveliest of views... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Held my wedding party at Salterns Harbourside Hotel on Saturday and I couldn't have asked for a better day. The staff were amazing both during the planning stages & on the day - nothing was too much bother for them. The food was excellent in both quality & quantity. The room was decorated beautifully. The setting is stunning! Many of... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

very helpful reception staff, bar staff didn't know how to smile, restaurant staff pleasant, although we had an hour wait for our breakfast. The room was large but one of the beds was like sleeping on a spring! Good sized bathroom with a decent shower which make a change! Agree with some of the other reviews though as it could... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

1. Room 112 large and quiet .Spotlessly clean 2. Bathroom also quite large and again very clean. 3.Breakfast v good. Large English or plentiful Continental available. Good service. 4. Dined in one evening. Main course a Waldorf salad - delicious. 5. Staff in general very attentive and friendly. 6.Attractive for outside drinks if weather good enough - numerous tables and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Recently stayed here for a couple of nights and feel that the holtel is overpriced for the standard of accommodation in particular the decoration. this being very tired and dated. Whilst we don't spend too much time in a hotel general with so much to see and do it only caused us slight disappointment. If I was going back to... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Noisy weekend. For the price we paid for 2 nights and even getting a free upgrade due to evening parties not overly impressed with this hotel. Room was really hot due to South facing window and wouldn't cool down even with windows fully open. Must be horrible during summer months. Room was by the main stairs so lots of noise... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

The views are second to none, the food is ok but a tad expensive for the quality. Like a rabbit warren trying to find the room and was quite difficult with my suit case the, room was very large and nice a quiet but needed some modernisation, decor was a little tired and the same with the the bathroom ie... More

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Additional Information about Salterns Harbourside Hotel

Address: 38 Salterns Way | Lilliput, Poole BH14 8JR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Poole
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Salterns Harbourside Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Salterns Harbourside Poole
Hotel Salterns Harbourside
Salterns Harbourside Hotel Poole, Dorset

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