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Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens

Guest reviews

4.7/5 Exceptional
48 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping

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Explore the area

Popular LocationCompton Acres7 min walk
Popular LocationSandbanks Beach15 min walk
Popular LocationAlum Chine Beach4 min drive
AirportSouthampton (SOU)56 min drive

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  • Double Room, 1 Double Bed

    Room amenities

    • 322 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

    Room amenities

    • 322 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsTwin Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Superior Double Room, 1 Double Bed

    Room amenities

    • 322 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsSuperior Double Room, 1 Double Bed

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Poole

Located in Poole, The Canford is near the beach. Corfe Castle and Wimborne Minster are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Bournemouth Beach and Sandbanks Beach. Oceanarium and The Square are also worth visiting.

Visit our Poole travel guide
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Compton Acres - 7 min walk
  • Sandbanks Beach - 15 min walk
  • Alum Chine Beach - 4 min drive
  • Bournemouth International Centre - 17 min drive
  • Brownsea Castle - 69 min drive

Getting around

  • Poole Parkstone Station - 5 min drive
  • Southampton (SOU) - 56 min drive

Restaurants

  • Thirty Three - 3 min walk
  • The Village Bakery - 3 min walk
  • The Cliff - 4 min walk
  • Harry's - 4 min walk
  • Loch Fynne - 4 min walk

About this property

The Canford

4-star inn near Sandbanks Beach
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free inn has a bar/lounge and free newspapers. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a garden. All 10 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Desks and free toiletries are also available to guests.
The Canford offers 10 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and free toiletries. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and enhanced cleanliness
Enhanced cleanliness are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Desk
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 11 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 1 March 2020 to 19 July 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 20 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

American ExpressMastercardVisa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 20 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; enhanced cleanliness; enhanced cleanliness.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Property is also known as

Plantation Inn Poole
Plantation Poole
The Plantation
The Canford Inn
The Canford Poole
The Canford Inn Poole

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Canford and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Canford offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Canford cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this inn pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Canford?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 11 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is The Canford located?
Situated near the beach, this inn is within 1 mi (2 km) of Canford Cliffs Beach and Sandbanks Beach. Bournemouth Beach and Bournemouth International Centre are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Canford

4.7
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
34
4 - Good
12
3 - Okay
2
2 - Mediocre
0
1 - Poor
0
4.6
Cleanliness
4.8
Service and Staff
4.6
Amenities
4.7
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great!

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

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

lovely colonial feel very chilled excellent rooms great people outstanding food

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Staff & service, amenities

    Nice property. Great location. Friendly and helpful staff. Hotel in need of refurbishment which I believe is imminent. Overall, a nice stay

    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019