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Sandbanks Hotel

15 Banks Rd, Poole, BH13 7PS, United Kingdom
080 0484 0048

£78+

Overall guest ratings

7.9/10 Good
Based on 1,490 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.3
  • 8.1
  • 4.1
  • 3.8

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  • Great view

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    About

    Sandbanks Hotel is a great choice for your beach stay in Poole, putting you near activities like windsurfing and kayaking. The indoor pool provides fun for everyone, and guests can also take advantage of a fitness center and a sauna. The Seaview Restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner and offers ocean views. There's a free kid's club and a bar/lounge, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer sofa beds and 24-hour room service.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Bicycle hire
    • Indoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Playground
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Child-friendly
    • No smoking
    • Free babysitting/child care services
    • Pets not allowed
    • Steam room
    • Wedding services
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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 1,490 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 8.1 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.9 "79% were happy with the room service."
    • 6.7 "Food is average."
      5.2 "Only 52% were satisfied with the menu."
      5.7 "Desserts were ok, said 57%."
    • 5.9 "Average comfort."
      5.2 "Beds were acceptable for 52%."
    • 4.1 "Not very clean."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were dirty."
      3.0 "70% thought it was rather dirty."
      3.8 "Dirty pool, said 62%."
    • 3.8 "Bad amenities."
      3.6 "64% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.9 "91% didn't like the architecture."
      1.5 "85% thought the facilities needed updating."
      3.6 "For 64%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      2.3 "77% complained about the elevator."
    • 3.7 "Value below average."
      2.5 "The price was too high for 75%."
      1.3 "87% said beverages were too expensive."
    • 3.5 "Internet is poor."
      2.9 "71% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 2.7 "Horrible vibe."
      1.3 "87% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.2 "78% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
      3.6 "For 64%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 1,043 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      8.7 "87% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.9 "Average comfort."
    • 5.6 "Bar is ok."
    • 4.2 "Bad amenities."
      4.0 "60% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.9 "91% didn't like the architecture."
      3.9 "For 61%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      2.3 "77% complained about the elevator."
      1.6 "84% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 4.2 "Not very clean."
      4.3 "57% said rooms were dirty."
      3.3 "67% thought it was rather dirty."
      4.8 "52% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.1 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
      4.0 "60% were unhappy with the sauna."
    • 3.6 "Value below average."
      1.9 "The price was too high for 81%."
    • 3.2 "Horrible pool."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 208 reviews
    • 9.4 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "96% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.1 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.7 "Good service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.3 "Food is average."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "Beds were acceptable for 57%."
      6.7 "Only 67% found the balcony ok."
    • 3.8 "Not very clean."
      2.8 "72% thought it was rather dirty."
      4.3 "57% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.5 "Value below average."
    • 3.4 "Bad amenities."
      3.4 "66% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.9 "91% didn't like the architecture."
      3.3 "For 67%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 2.8 "Horrible vibe."
      1.2 "88% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.2 "78% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
      3.3 "For 67%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
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    Overall rating

    7.0 Good
    Based on 29 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 7.7 "Good service."
      8.4 "84% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.6 "Food is average."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.4 "Bad amenities."
      3.3 "67% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 2.5 "Horrible vibe."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 208 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.6 "Food is average."
    • 5.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.2 "Beds were acceptable for 52%."
      6.5 "Only 65% said rooms were big enough."
    • 4.4 "Value below average."
    • 4.4 "Not very clean."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.9 "Bad amenities."
      3.8 "62% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 3.5 "Internet is poor."
      3.0 "70% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 2.8 "Horrible vibe."
      1.4 "86% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Hotel type
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    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
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    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
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    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
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