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RNLI College

West Quay Road, Poole BH15 1HZ, England
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
USD 109*
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    Overview

    • Excellent77%
    • Very good18%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    When a person stays at RNLI College he/she uses rooms that are not needed for the staff and volunteers who may be training. This means that the facility is run in the most efficient way thus saving on funds and even subsidising essential rooms for...More

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    Response from Ewan S, General Manager at RNLI College

    Dear LIRoss55, Thank you for the lovely comments regarding what we offer here at the RNLI Training College in Poole. I'm ever so pleased to hear that you really enjoy your time with us and that you fully understand the complexity of running such an...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    RNLI not only saves lives but has a fabulous hotel to boot with affordable prices and excellent food. Their pub is great too. The rooms are quiet and all of them face the harbour so you have a wonderful view. The breakfast is a proper...More

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    Response from Ewan S, General Manager at RNLI College

    Dear Kimberly J, Thank you for taking the time to provide such lovely feedback of our facilities here at the RNLI Training College in Poole. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoy what we offer as standard for our volunteer lifeboat crew and make available...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The restaurant is a great place for breakfast,lunch,dinner,even Sunday roast or just a coffee or drink,Very friendly with views over the inner harbour.One can even sometimes see training for the lifeboats & buy RNLI gifts in their shop.A bonus is accomodation in the college all...More

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    Response from Ewan S, General Manager at RNLI College

    Dear Campiello9, Thank you for the lovely comments and we look forward to welcoming you back again to the RNLI Training College in the foreseeable future. Kind regards Ewan Steele

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I stayed in Room 420 and found it to be quiet, clean and the fuxtures/fittings were of a high quality. Our bed was most comfortable. Unfortunatley, both my wife's lamb and my burger dor dinner were only luke warm. Breakfast was buffet...More

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    Response from Ewan S, General Manager at RNLI College

    Dear Ian-From-Kent, Thank you for the lovely feedback and I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your room, breakfast and service from our friendly staff. I will of course investigate your comments regarding the evening meal to ensure this was as isolated incident and look...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    What a great place to stay, efficient service, very clean, good choice at breakfast and each room has a sea view. I would say book well in advance as they only let rooms that are not being used by lifeboat crews.Even my daughter who lives...More

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    Response from Ewan S, General Manager at RNLI College

    Dear lizziex4, Thank you for the lovely review following your recent stay with us at the RNLI Training College in Poole. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Kind regards Ewan...

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
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    Room & Suite (91)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    eddieijb
    Are parking spaces available for all guests?
    14 January 2017|
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    Response from Winchestermummy | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, although it on a first come first serve basis. There is plenty of parking though.
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    Cat B
    is the hotel pet friendly?
    5 September 2016|
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    Response from WILLIAM H | Reviewed this property |
    Assistance Dogs only.
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    Jane15rec
    Do you have facilities for people with limited mobility?
    15 July 2016|
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    Response from Ewan S | Property representative |
    Dear Jane15rec, I can confirm that we have disabled parking directly outside the College Reception, lifts to all floors and 3 accessible rooms that are larger than the rest with walk in wet rooms. Please do give us a call... More
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    Room Tips
    "I think they are all good. Might be quieter away from the elevator."
    Kimberly J, 14 days agoRead review
    "I wasn't using accomodation,just the restaurant"
    Campiello9, 14 days agoRead review
    "Harbour view"
    dazzle9, 26 days agoRead review
    "Best views are from the higher rooms"
    lizbri13, 27 days agoRead review
    "All rooms have a seaview"
    Seamonkey134, 1 month agoRead review
    "overlooking the water is best"
    ScottishStuart18, 1 month agoRead review
    "All rooms have a sea view."
    DaveHermelin, 1 month agoRead review
    "Think rooms are god all over hotel."
    timjoe333, 2 months agoRead review
    "All rooms have excellent views over the water"
    WitchesBroom, 3 months agoRead review
    "Best view from all rooms"
    Barkby, 3 months agoRead review
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