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Thistle Poole

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#6 of 13 hotels in Poole
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Poole is a friendly, easy-going town, with its traditional Quay still very much at its heart. And that’s where you’ll find Thistle Poole, offering superb views over one of the world’s largest natural harbours, Brownsea Island and the Purbeck hills beyond.
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Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Mid-range
Marina View
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This is our 3rd visit to the thistle and we chose this hotel for its fantastic location on the quay. The staff are pleasant and the rooms are clean but in desperate need of updating. We paid for a sea view room and definitely can’t complain about the view, however where the
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Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to complete a survey of our hotel following your recent visit. I’m very pleased to note that you enjoyed your stay and in particular found our location ideal for your needs. Situated directly on Poole Quay, we’re able to offer stunning views of Brownsea Island, the Purbeck Hills and the 2nd largest natural harbour in the world. I look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. For our best rates, including free breakfast, please visit our website. Warm Regards, Jonathan Bowen General Manager
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The most ugly building but ok inside. Great views but very expensive. Bathroom was not really clean. The inside looks very tired with stained carpets.. Thankfully the bed as very comfortable. Breakfast was excellent.
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Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to complete a survey of our hotel following your recent visit. I’m very pleased to note that you enjoyed your stay and in particular found our location ideal for your needs. Situated directly on Poole Quay, we’re able to offer stunning views of Brownsea Island, the Purbeck Hills and the 2nd largest natural harbour in the world. I look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. For our best rates, including free breakfast, please visit our website. Warm Regards, Jonathan Bowen General Manager
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This was an ok hotel and served the purpose of an overnight stay before heading off to Guernsey. Yes the room was large and clean but badly marked carpets, towel rail that has not worked for 2 years and a bed that was just adequate. From a location view point, I can highly
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Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to complete a survey of our hotel following your recent visit. I’m very sorry to note that you experienced some issues with the condition of your room. Please be rest assured that I have shared this feedback with my Maintenance and Housekeeping teams so that they can take the necessary actions to make improvements. Please accept my sincerest apologies if this hindered your stay. I hope to welcome you back again in the near future. For our best rates, including free breakfast, please visit our website. Warm Regards, Jonathan Bowen General Manager
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Helpful staff, spacious room, decent facilities and room service. Breakfast option included. I would definitely recommend staying here if you are planning to visit Poole, whether it's for business or recreation. Located by the seafront so great views too.
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Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to complete a survey of our hotel following your recent visit. I’m very pleased to note that you enjoyed your stay and in particular found our location ideal for your needs. Situated directly on Poole Quay, we’re able to offer stunning views of Brownsea Island, the Purbeck Hills and the 2nd largest natural harbour in the world. I look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. For our best rates, including free breakfast, please visit our website. Warm Regards, Jonathan Bowen General Manager
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Large clean room with a lovely view of the car park and one of the most uncomfortable beds I have ever tried to sleep in. The food is expensive for this type of hotel but this is no problem there are several pubs within a couple of hundred meter.
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Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to complete a survey of our hotel following your recent visit. I’m very sorry to note that you experienced these issues in your room. Please be advised that this feedback has been shared with my Maintenance team so that they can rectify the problem immediately. For future reference, please be advised that we do have a dedicated maintenance team on-site who are able to fix most problems in a timely manner. Failing this, we would have been happy to offer you a room move. Please accept my sincerest apologies if this hindered your stay. I hope to welcome you back again in the near future. For our best rates, including free breakfast, please visit our website. Warm Regards, Jonathan Bowen General Manager
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PRICE RANGE
$91 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandPoole
NUMBER OF ROOMS
70
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