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    Thistle Poole

    The Quay, Poole BH15 1HD, England
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    May 7
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    USD 111*
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    Overview

    • Excellent26%
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    • Terrible6%
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Very clean, neat, and provided everything that we needed. We arrived at Poole by ferry and had intended to walk to the hotel from the Quay but we were told at the Quay that the bridge was closed (under repair) so we ended up getting...More

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    Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to complete a Trip Advisor review of our hotel following your recent visit. I'm very pleased that you had an enjoyable stay and found the hotel to have all your required amenities. I hope to welcome you...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This was a lovely hotel, both my dog and I were made very welcome and the staff were so helpful and friendly. I will definitely be returning. My dog was even allowed inside the bar. The harbour is a lovely walk in the morning.More

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    Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of our hotel following your recent visit with us. I'm pleased that you and your pet had a great stay and found our staff friendly and helpful. I will share your comments with...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We stayed at this hotel when we attended the Frankie Valli concert in Bournemouth. Friendly and helpful checkin as I needed a slightly (1hour) early checkin to take my medicine and rest for the evening. Breakfast the next morning was buffet style and included in...More

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    Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of our hotel following your recent visit with us. I'm very pleased that you had an enjoyable visit and in particular found the staff friendly and helpful, food good and your room nice...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Typical hotel on the Quay. Clean, but not well maintained. I saw one tray outside my door with trash of room service for all night and in the evening was still there. For two times on reception, I had to wait 5 minutes until someone...More

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    Response from Jonathan B, General Manager at Thistle Poole

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel on Trip Advisor. I am pleased that you chose our hotel for your accommodation requirements. I hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Best Regards, Jonathan Bowen General Manager

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Great place to stay right on the waterfront, good location near to shops and restaurants. Had a sea view room which was great. Staff were friendly and helpful. My only criticism was the breakfast..plenty of choice but buffet style, so a bit cold and dried...More

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    About
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Banquet Room
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    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • USD 93 - USD 207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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    "Ensure a room is not above a outside smoking area otherwise you will get smoke through your window."
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    "The location and sea-view rooms are the two things that makes this worthwhile of considering to stay."
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    "Some rooms with a sea view"
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    "Rooms at the rear of the hotel ar quieter"
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