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The Merchant House

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“host david”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Business Centre
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Great place. David is very informative and helped us a lot with what to see and do. Breakfast was excellent quality and locally sourced. Loved the sausage and home made bread. Would return to visit Poole, sandbanks and Brownsea island again.

Thank BertieWertie
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We chose this B&B for its location near to Poole Quay. We were greeted warmly by our host David having called in advance to advise of arrival time. The house is old, so rooms not large, though everything needed for overnight stays. Our bed in...More

Thank valweedon
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Firstly I would say don't pay too much attention to the negative reviews as they are quite old now and don't fit the experience we had. Excellent location. Very comfortable room. Clean and tidy. Excellent breakfast with everything you would want (and more!) Very attentive...More

Thank mstickland1
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Stayed in a very comfortable room, had a great night's sleep. The room had everything I needed and the owner was most helpful. The location is brilliant, right on Poole quay, brilliant pubs and restaurants near by. Will definitely come back. Breakfast was out of...More

Thank bobbyjess04
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely room, Great host, Fantastic breakfast! Need somewhere to stay in Poole, The Merchant House is the place to stay!!! Came down for work, needed a place to stay for the night, last minute and this place sorted me out good and proper! From a...More

Thank Chad R
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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USD 135 - USD 185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 135 - USD 185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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123helen65
25 July 2017|
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Response from alanandcaz | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in the Sydenham room so wouldn't know. I'm sure it will be fine. Beds are small but perfectly comfortable.
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123helen65
25 July 2017|
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Response from alanandcaz | Reviewed this property |
Forgot to mention it's about £7 something for 24 hours.
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Room Tips
"Sydenham room has a bath and others dont, so make sure you choose the one you want!"
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"Book early to avoid disappointment of missing out"
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"Room upstairs, think it's called the Bennett room"
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"Probably avoid the room Bennet until the bathroom lighting is fixed"
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