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Top 10 Beach Hotels in Poole

Sandbanks View Poole 2 Bedroomed Upside Down House Direct sea Views
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Stunning location and wonderful property!

"We had a great week with our 12 year old son. The views from the balcony were spectacular - great watching the people and boats! The house was clean, warm and had everything we needed. It is a perfect location for exploring Dorset - wish we had more time to just chill and enjoy the views. Hopefully ..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct 2019

Sandbanks View Poole 2 Bedroomed Upside Down House Direct sea Views
Sandbanks View Direct Sea Views
Great for beach holidays
17 Labrador Dr, Poole, ENG
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5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Travellers like: on the beach, water park
Lovely location

"Nice and clean in a lovely location."…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2020

Sandbanks View Direct Sea Views
The Canford
4 out of 5
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The price is £110 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4.6/5Exceptional! (51 reviews)
Great!

"Lovely comfy bed and fantastic breakfast. The homemade biscuits and nespresso coffee machine were very appreciated too"…"

Reviewed on 20 Nov 2019

The Canford

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Grovefield Manor
The price is £85 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
4.6/5Wonderful! (122 reviews)

"Location was great! 5 min walk from the long sandy beach. The beach closest was also the least busy. Hotel room was nice and clean, comfy bed, and I like that it didn’t feel like a sterile chain hotel room. Friendly staff and breakfast was fine."…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug 2020

Grovefield Manor
Viewpoint Guesthouse
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4.5/5Wonderful! (379 reviews)
Great overnight stay

"We booked the Viewpoint at short notice and it didnt disappoint. Room was clean, tidy and very spacious. Host was very accommodating when we had a lot of traffic preventing us from getting there at the time we stated. Breakfast was wonderful and all in all, a very nice stay. I would definitely stay ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2019

Viewpoint Guesthouse
Hotel du Vin & Bistro Poole
4 out of 5
Thames Street, Poole, England
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The price is £79 per night from 18 Nov to 19 Nov
4.5/5Wonderful! (362 reviews)

"The staff were without exception happy. It gave a lovely ambience to the whole place. I could not pick out 1 special person. they were all welcoming, to the point of remembering what we liked for breakfast. We will come again."…"

Reviewed on 29 Sep 2020

Hotel du Vin & Bistro Poole
The Merchant House
4 out of 5
10 Strand street, Poole, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £90 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
4.5/5Wonderful! (131 reviews)

"Very handy for the ferry , and restaurant, s , the room was lovely and very welcoming, kettle filled , lamp on , host was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on 8 Aug 2020

The Merchant House
Delightful House in Quiet Area Yards From Poole Waters. Cleaned & Disinfected
Great for beach holidays
4.4/5Excellent! (5 reviews)
Travellers like: near the beach, water park
30 Colborne Close

"Booking was effortless and the house Was clean and had all the utilities one would need, it suited our needs and we would recommend it to anyone."…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep 2020

Delightful House in Quiet Area Yards From Poole Waters. Cleaned & Disinfected
Inn In The Park
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £64 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (79 reviews)

"Great stay. Big family room and great breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020

Inn In The Park
Harbour Heights Hotel
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £94 per night from 4 Nov to 5 Nov
4.2/5Very Good! (293 reviews)

"The food was amazing. But not much to do in the area."…"

Reviewed on 29 Aug 2020

Harbour Heights Hotel
Loch Fyne Restaurant and Hotel Poole
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £50 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4/5Very Good! (73 reviews)

"Staff great small rooms ok for 1 night though ideal for visiting Sandbanks"…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep 2020

Loch Fyne Restaurant and Hotel Poole
Salterns Harbourside Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £81 per night from 8 Nov to 9 Nov
4/5Very Good! (173 reviews)

"Felt safe and very comfortable ..food and stafff excellect ...room very clean and cleaned daily .lovely veiws perfect location ...garden lovely for coffee .etc...going agsin .early next year .."…"

Reviewed on 13 Oct 2020

Salterns Harbourside Hotel
Ox Hotel Bar & Grill
The price is £89 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4/5Very Good! (123 reviews)

"Jess and Sheila made the trip even more pleasant. The room was great and the hospitality was excellent thank you for my stay"…"

Reviewed on 8 Aug 2020

Ox Hotel Bar & Grill
Antelope Hotel by Greene King Inns
3 out of 5
High Street, Poole, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £70 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
3.9/5Very Good! (130 reviews)

"Location was great, breakfast was nice and service was very pleasant but cutlery had to be requested after food arrived and parts of the order were forgotten. Rooms are a bit dated."…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2020

Antelope Hotel by Greene King Inns
Haven Hotel
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £99 per night from 5 Nov to 6 Nov
3.9/5Very Good! (636 reviews)

"Beautiful location, staff were great!! Such a shame the indoor pool was closed as this was the main reason I booked the hotel to swim with my 1 year old. Outdoor pool was also very cold as issues with the filter led to them having to refill the pool with cold water. But apart from that amazing stay ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2020

Haven Hotel
Sandbanks Hotel
4 out of 5
The price is £189 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
3.9/5Good! (579 reviews)

"Property was incredibly clean and warm. Parking was plentiful and free."…"

Reviewed on 23 Oct 2020

Sandbanks Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Poole
3 out of 5
Walking Field Lane, Poole, England
Free cancellation
The price is £62 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
3.9/5Good! (787 reviews)

"No problems breakfast very good ideal for a short stay short walk to find places to eat."…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2020

Holiday Inn Express Poole
Thistle Poole
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £47 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
3.8/5Good! (302 reviews)

"In a great location with friendly staff. Actual hotel is a bit run down."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep 2020

Thistle Poole
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Beach Hotels in Poole

Known for its beaches and spas, Poole offers a lot for the traveller planning a beach getaway. There are 32 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in this seaside destination, so it's easy to find one that meets your needs.

Planning Your Trip to Poole

If weather is an important factor for your holiday, you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide your travel dates.

  • Hottest months: August, July, September and June, with an average temperature of 19°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 4°F
  • Driest months: April, October, May and January, with an average rainfall of 1.75 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, September, July and October, with an average rainfall of 3 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Poole

After arriving and settling in at your accommodation of choice, you might want to venture out and explore. If you're excited to scope out the beaches, spend a relaxing day by the water at Sandbanks Beach or Shell Bay Beach. Discover the area's island views and spas, and make time for local attractions like Poole Harbour and Brownsea Island. You can also pay a visit to Poole Twin Sails Bridge or RNLI College for more to see and do. Visitors also enjoy Poole for its:
  • Bars
  • Restaurants
  • Cycling

Getting around Poole

To get to Poole, you can fly into Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), the closest major airport, which is located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city centre. If you want to journey outside of the area, hop aboard a train from Poole Hamworthy Station, Poole Station or Poole Parkstone Station. You can cross the water in a ferry from the port.

Frequently asked questions

What is Poole like for travellers who love the beach?
Known for its beaches and spas, Poole offers a lot for the traveller planning a beach getaway.
What's the best accommodation option for a beach holiday in Poole?
Sandbanks Hotel is a top 4-star beachfront hotel offering free breakfast and free WiFi, located within a short 1-minute walk of Sandbanks Beach . Other good choices to stay near the beach include Haven Hotel and Grovefield Manor.
How many beach hotels should I expect to find in Poole?
Choose from one of Expedia’s 21 hotels in Poole for your beachside break.
When's the best time for a beach holiday in Poole?
You can plan your beach trip with a look at weather throughout the year in Poole: The hottest months are usually August and July, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are February and January, with an average of 7°C. Average annual precipitation for Poole is 786 inches.
What is there to see and do around Poole?
After arriving and settling in at your accommodation of choice, you might want to venture out and explore. If you’re excited to scope out the beaches, spend a relaxing day by the water at Sandbanks Beach or Shell Bay Beach. Experience the area’s spas and marina, and make time for local attractions such as Poole Harbour and Brownsea Island. For additional things to see and do, consider a visit to RNLI College or Poole Quay.
What's the best way to get to my beach hotel in Poole?
Here’s some information to help you get to and around your beach accommodation in Poole more easily: Make your way to Poole with a flight to Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), the closest major airport which is located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city centre. If you want to travel outside the area, take a train from Poole Hamworthy Station, Poole Station or Poole Parkstone Station. You can cross the water on a ferry from the local port.

Top 10 Beach Hotels in Poole

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