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We have 84 light and spacious guest rooms, many with sea or harbour views, and all furnished and equipped as you would expect in a four-star hotel. The Haven Spa at the Haven Hotel is a place to unwind your mind and reinvigorate your body. Stroll from the indoor hydrotherapy pools, sauna and steam room to the outdoor (seasonally heated) heated pool, Jacuzzi and sun lounger area. With sea views and a private entrance onto the beach, you can hear the waves crashing as you recline with a glass of wine. If you’re feeling energetic, we have a fully equipped gym and classes. Allow yourself the luxury of a spa treatment, performed by our experienced therapists. We’ve chosen Voya seaweed products to relax, beautify and rejuvenate our guests. Treatments include massages, facials and holistic therapies.
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A welcoming hotel with free WiFi and breakfast included in Poole town centre, near major business officesHoliday Inn Express® Poole hotel is a quick walk from Poole railway station.With its central location, the hotel is also near local attractions like Poole Quay and Poole Harbour, where ferries depart for Brownsea Island, the Channel Islands and Cherbourg, France. The hotel is just 4 miles from the golden sands of Sandbanks Beach, and the Dolphin Shopping Centre is steps away. The Lighthouse, a modern arts centre with film, theatre and dance performances, is practically around the corner. The famed Jurassic Coast in Dorset, with its notable rock formations and fossils, is an hour away by car. Business guests are a short walk or drive from regional headquarters of international companies like Barclays, Honeywell and Siemens. RNLI is also nearby. The hotel's 3 fully equipped meeting rooms are convenient for hosting a small conference or seminar, and catering is available.At this hotel you can enjoy:- Free WiFi- Express Start™ Breakfast included in the room rate- On-site parking- A Business CentreBright, inviting guest rooms include blackout curtains and Smart TVs. Fuel up for your busy day with a hot breakfast of scrambled eggs, baked beans, sausages and bacon in the Great Room, and end with a refreshing drink in the lounge bar.
Poole Quay is a hive of activity throughout the year, with plenty to see and do. The famous Old Poole Pottery Museum shows the development of pottery since the Roman times. Poole Harbour is Europe's largest natural harbour with daily channel crossings to France and the Channel Islands. Bournemouth Airport is some 20 km from the hotel, while Southampton Airport is about 63 km away, Bristol Airport is 131 km away and London Heathrow Airport is approximately 165 km away. This old coaching inn is housed on Poole's High Street, and has been a popular meeting place through the centuries. It still retains parts of its original 15th century building. Situated conveniently close to Poole Quay, the property was used in the past by horse-drawn coaches as a stop off for Lymington, Southampton, Bath, Bristol, Weymouth and London. The air-conditioned hotel is non-smoking throughout and comprises a total of 21 en-suite guest rooms. Facilities on offer include a lobby, a restaurant and Internet access. The hotel offers a choice of single, double and twin rooms, as well as two feature rooms for that special occasion. Facilities and services include a telephone, daily housekeeping, a TV and tea and coffee making facilities. An en suite bathroom with shower and bathtub comes as standard, as well as a double bed, a radio, Internet access, an iron and ironing board and central heating. The Smugglers Bar and Restaurant is open daily for food, with an extensive menu of traditional English fare, complemented by a large selection of real ales, lagers, wines and soft drinks, with high quality coffee to finish. By car: from the M27/A31 follow signs for Ringwood. On approaching Poole, follow signs for the town centre and then follow visitor signs for the quay (brown tourist information signs). The hotel is at the end of Poole High Street, on the right-hand side, with a small car park opposite.
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Hotels in Poole
One of the most desirable living destinations in the country, Poole has been a strategic maritime centre since at least the Roman Empire. In the Georgian period, the settlement was heavily involved in the Newfoundland trade and became a wealthy commercial port, benefiting from a new town hall in the 1760s.
The large town, which overlooks an enormous natural harbour, was once home to a successful wool trade, and is famed for its Poole Quay district, where you can find many of the town's historic landmarks and charming pubs.
The Poole Museum
Established in 1989, Poole Museum was refurbished in the 2000s and explores the history of the area since the ancient period. Probably the main highlight of Poole Museum is the striking Poole Logboat, which dates back to the Iron Age and was discovered in the harbour in the 1960s.
Between Poole and Bournemouth, Compton Acres was founded in the 1920s and is one of the Britain's finest historic gardens. The attraction is famous for its beautiful Japanese and Italian Gardens, and comprises a total of seven gardens designed in the distinctive Victorian Mixed Style.
A flourishing seaside resort and university town, Bournemouth is celebrated for its award-winning sandy beaches and magnificent cliff-side views. Visit the spectacular Oceanarium Bournemouth and learn about the life beneath the Mediterranean, the Great Barrier Reef and other aquatic environments across the world. You might also want to spend some time at the beloved Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, which was established more than 100 years ago and is housed in an alluring Art Noveau building completed just seven years before the venue was opened.
Other beaches near Poole
Britain's very own 'Palm Beach', Sandbanks, contains some of the most expensive and sought-after homes in the world and is adjacent to a pristine sandy beach. From here, you can take a short ferry to the more secluded sandy beach of Shell Bay, or head a little more south and wander along the glorious golden sands of Studland Beach. You can also drive even further south and visit the charming seaside town of Swanage, which also has a superb sandy beach and is on the edge of the world-renowned Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site.
Dining in Poole – suggestions
Go and treat yourself to some fabulous French and English dishes at the Bingley's Bistro, or enjoy other delecSEOSITE_LEVEL_DESCRIPTION French recipes at The Guildhall Tavern. For some mouthwatering seafood, Italian and vegetarian dishes, head to Diva, or try the Stefanos Greek Taverna for other tantalising meals.
For affordable, well-presented accommodation, choose the Premier Inn Poole North, or book a stay at the enchanting Hotel du Vin Poole for excellent hospitality. Other great Poole hotels you could consider include the stylish, value-for-money Premier Inn Poole Centre - Holes Bay or the charismatic Quarterdeck Hotel.
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