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RNLI College

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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness center
Wheelchair access
Business Center
Air Conditioning
Pool
Airport Transportation
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The home of RNLI training, RNLI College is a fine modern conference and training venue in a stunning waterside setting in Poole, Dorset, and now also offers hotel facilities in the 60 en-suite rooms. RNLI College also makes a stunning wedding venue with views over the harbour. Every...
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West Quay Road, Poole BH15 1HZ, England
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8 miles to Bournebouth Intl Airport
15 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.4 miles from Poole Harbour
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just enjoyed a fantastic weekend in Poole with a large group of friends staying at the RNLI College. Great location for exploring the South Coast and amazing views from the rooms. Accommodation at the college is clean, comfortable and bright - would probably describe it...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a further weekend there recently and enjoyed it as always. Great bar, good breakfast, excellent beds and good linen. Unfortunately the rooms are a little hot this summer and their prices are escalating but overall its both a good location and a good hotel.

Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, our nephew, Alex G works there and yes he negotiated a lower rate for the room but this facility is outstanding value and extremely well managed - even at full price it would still offer superb VFM. We were made to feel welcome from...More

Thank Geoff G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the spectacular home of lifesaving training at sea.And what a breathtaking day lies in store. We started with a delicious lunch in a sparking modern restaurant followed by a tour of this incredible facility which trains every recruit joining the RNLI. In 2016...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our oldest son arranged an own clothes day at his school in support of RNLI. As a token of our appreciation we arranged to visit RNLI College. Everyone from the booking stage all the way through our stay until the departure were extremely helpful. It...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
$113 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Poole
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$113 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Poole
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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shelford
April 10, 2018|
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think they do, but you can request rooms next to each other,
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lillibelle110
October 17, 2017|
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Response from Jsailox | Reviewed this property |
Phone them up and ask.
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AnnaLee88
September 5, 2017|
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Response from Mourneadventurer | Reviewed this property |
Why not give the a phone call or send an email just to make sure? The restaurant and bar area seem to cater for all ages,
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"All 60 bedrooms overlook Poole harbour. Sunrise & sunset are not to be missed!"
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"Book in advance go on the tours enjoy everything"
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"Sea views very nice"
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"Not sure, booked at the last minute"
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