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Bristol
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed here and had mixed feelings. It is in a lovely spot right on the bay at Sandbanks, and if it's glorious weather like it was when we stayed then you can sit outside the bar (which is nice) and watch the lovely view. The room was very dated, with a long walk through the entertainment section to get to... More 

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london
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Room 225 had a lovely sea view however slightly in shade and next to a building site which was quite noisy at times . When booking ask to be further away from this area but get a sea view . The harbour side/ car park view isn't as nice . The hotel can be so much better with just a... More 

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lakes
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed 3 nights as this was my favourite location from my late teens/early 20s. When we arrived at the car park I was very surprised at the condition of the 'rear' of the Hotel although there were rooms with balconies that looked out across the car park to the beautiful Pool Harbour view they looked neglected. The Hotel felt... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed two nights at Sandbanks in a single room at around £100 a night. So, was it worth it ? The location is very nice and the outside patio area is great, with comfortable furniture and an outside bar. There was an Air Festival going on so I watched the Red Arrows playing in the sky above the bay. There... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First visit to the restaurant even though I have lived in the area for 22 years! Had drinks on the terrace overlooking the beach, the Air Show, Old Harry and the Isle of Wight. Celebrating a birthday. Good set menu starters, choice of soup, ham hock terrine and beetroot cured salmon gravlax. There were fish and vegetarian options if you... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First of all the location was beautiful, my single room was of a very good size with more than enough room as was the bathroom. Views from my room of Poole Harbour and Brownsea Island, especially at sunset, where excellent. Facilities where good e.g. different areas to eat/drink, sun loungers etc. I was a bit apprehensive after booking and seeing... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful stay made perfect by the sunny weather. The rooms are not luxurious but fine and clean. The Funsters kids club was excellent and my sons loved the evening disco and games. Overall would highly recommend!

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Been coming for 16 years and have never once been let down by the Funsters team. Excellent for kids, but also great to hang out with for teens, young adults and parents alike. Also a great location and a really friendly feel around the whole hotel. Another great year at Sandbanks.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for work and was very surprised when I saw the website - wasn't the usual place for my company. Location is divine , can't beat an early morning or evening with the beach as your view The staff were very efficient, helpful and nothing was too much trouble for them. My room was a bit tired but spacious... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Beach Club is perfectly positioned overlooking the beach and on a sunny day it is the perfect setting for lunch. It has a fairly informal atmosphere, but if you can sit at one of the tables adjacent to the beach you will have the view across the beautiful sandy beach, across the bay to Studland and Old Harry Rocks.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perched in one of England's most enviable seaside locations, the Sandbanks Hotel is a relaxed and affordable holiday destination. With direct access to the world-famous sandbanks beach - seven miles of prestigious blue flag awarded sand to get between your toes! Our popular beach-side terrace area is a place to recline with a glass of wine.Featuring well-appointed rooms that have been designed for comfort and relaxation. Many boasting either sea views or outlooks across Poole harbour. We're sure you'll agree that when it comes to family holidays, it's best to keep everybody happy. Mum, dad, teenagers, toddlers and everyone in between all need their own piece of holiday heaven. The Sandbanks Hotel is a fun filled staycation location for family seaside holidays. With dedicated children's entertainment during school holidays, an exciting programme of activities and adventure with the Watersports Academy - there are more opportunities for mum and dad to find some relaxation time. Our Seaview Restaurant boasts celebrated chefs and an enviable sea view. Helmed by Head Chef, Wayne Joyce and his commitment for creating good food with local ingredients inspired by our wonderful location. When you need a rest from building sandcastles, Sandbanks Beach Club is the perfect spot for a summertime bite. Located on the terrace, it's an easy option for lunch and dinner. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandbanks Hotel

Address: 15 Banks Road, Poole BH13 7PS, England (Formerly FJB Collection - The Sandbanks)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Poole
Price Range: $122 - $356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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