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    Thistle Poole

    The Quay, Poole BH15 1HD, England
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 204*
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          Overview
          • Excellent27%
          • Very good33%
          • Average22%
          • Poor10%
          • Terrible6%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
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          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          I've stayed at the Thistle twice recently on the quay on Poole near the old town. It's easy to reach and is within a short walk of the shops, plenty of local restaurants, pubs and a food chip shop! It is also right on the...More

          Thank lordmoonpie
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          With our trustee Groupon voucher in hand, after booking a very convenient day and time, we embarked on the most delightful cream tea with prosecco. Greeted in the most courteous and welcoming way, we were seated with a spectacular view of the harbour. Presented with...More

          Thank Yve S
          Reviewed 3 days ago

          I stayed at the hotel for two nights for work (Poole Maritime Festival 2017), and generally you accept what you are given without checking, as you are not paying for it. The hotel does look a little dated in my opinion, but once you have...More

          1  Thank AndyPol
          Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole

          Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to review our hotel, I'm very pleased that you enjoyed and excellent visit and that we exceeded your expectations. I have shared your glowing feedback with the whole team in order to ensure their hard work is...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Incredible value - a freshly sliced roast beef sandwich PLUS freshly cooked French fries, home made coleslaw and salad garnish with great French dressing was under £6. Other half had a more expensive smoked salmon sandwich with the same add ons. But you go anywhere...More

          Thank J43BPpatb
          Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole

          Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to complete a review of our hotel following your recent lunch with us. I'm very pleased that you found us to be incredible value and that you enjoyed all aspects of your lunch. I have shared your...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The hotel is in an excellent location being on the seafront. We went for a meal and drinks a couple of weeks ago, in the downstairs bar. (10/5). Only a few comments to make :- Bar service good; Price of drinks outrageous eg 330ml bottle...More

          Thank richardwainwright50
          Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole

          Dear Guest, Many thanks for completing a Trip Advisor review following your recent visit with us. I'm pleased that you found our location excellent, although disappointed that you were not satisfied with our menu prices. With regards to the London Pride, please be advised that...More

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          About
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          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
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          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Banquet Room
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          • Dry Cleaning
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          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 102 - USD 224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 70
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          • Poole
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          rosie1959
          Just checking what time breakfast starts on a week day as we have to be at the Condor terminal by 8 We have stayed before but with a later ferry time
          4 April 2017|
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          Response from Jonathan B | Property representative |
          Hi Rosie, We offer our breakfast from 7am during the week, so this will be plenty of time for you as we are only a few minutes from the ferry terminal. Thanks, Jonathan Bowen General Manager
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          emsielou1984arch
          Anyone know if they let dogs in here while having afternoon tea???
          3 April 2017|
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          Response from Jonathan B | Property representative |
          Hi, We don't allow dogs in our Harbour View restaurant on the 1st floor, however if you're happy to have your afternoon tea in our bar on the ground floor that's absolutely fine. Just let us know when you book. Many... More
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          Susie4848
          Do your Bedrooms have a bath and shower ?
          11 February 2017|
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          Response from Jonathan B | Property representative |
          Hi, All our bedrooms are fitted with bath tubs with wall mounted showers. If you would like to book, the please contact us directly on 01202 666 800 and we will be happy to assist you. Warm Regards, Jonathan... More
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          "Don't forget to register your car when you check-in."
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          "No comments did not stay in hotel - just bar."
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          "Rooms at the front have a wonderful view across the harbour to Brownsea Island"
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          "Great location but thats all..."
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