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Thistle Hotel - Poole

Thistle Hotel Double Bedroom


Stop by and soak in all the seaside views from the Thistle Hotel located on the quayside overlooking Poole Harbour. You can make yourself at home in one of our 70 en-suite rooms, dine al fresco on the terrace, or kick back with a cocktail in our comfy bar. Don’t worry, we also have plenty of convenient on-site parking.

At Thistle Poole, we also make delicious food that makes you feel at home. Our restaurant and bars are great for a big breakfast, a relaxing meal overlooking the sea or for a lovely nightcap out on the terrace. The Anchor Bar: Ground floor bar with sun terrace, open daily from 11am to 11pm, food served from 12pm to 10pm. The USA Bar; located on the 1st floor, open daily from 6:30pm to 10:30pm. The Harbour View Restaurant & Bar; located on the 1st floor adjacent to the USA bar, open daily from 7pm to 9:30pm, pre-booked lunch options also available. See our menu here.

24 hour reception, 24 hour room service, free Wi-Fi in public areas, parking chargeable.

Thistle Poole is the ideal base for exploring one of the country’s most popular holiday destinations. With its bustling Quay, some of the best beaches in England and a stunning natural harbour, Poole makes for a memorable trip to the South Coast. If you love the outdoors, don’t miss Brownsea Island, the Purbeck Hills and walks in the countryside of Dorset, just a bit further afield.

We want to make your stay in Poole fun and easy. Our friendly team can help with arranging travel, storing luggage, booking dinners or boat trips and much more. If you need it, just ask. And when it’s time to head home, you can take advantage of our express or late check out services. There’s also on-site car parking and fast and free Wi-Fi everywhere in the hotel. What's more, dogs are allowed to stay for £15 per dog, per night.

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Fri , 26th Apr 2019
Departure Date:
Sat , 27th Apr 2019
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Opening Times

Opening Dates (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Jan 2020)
The Quay
BH15 1HD
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Tel0800 330 8595



    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Service
      4 of 5 stars
    • Value
      3.5 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      4 of 5 stars
    • Location
      4.5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Brain-Davies
      Chesham, United Kingdom
      Great views over the quay
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 11th March 2019
      Good hotel with standard amenities - coffee/tea making, ironing board etc. Good breakfast in restaurant overlooking the harbour - a very pleasant start to the day. TV a bit small and the evening... Read full review
    • hongs937
      Trip Type:
      Great location
      3 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 13th March 2019
      The hotel and room is a bit dated, however, it's located right opposite the harbour. also, within walking distances to the high street, shopping centre, bars and restaurants. Friendly staff too. The... Read full review
    • Passport55471954286
      Trip Type:
      Thank you
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 13th March 2019
      Great value, friendly staff and good food, got all sport you want to watch and can have dinner at the bar instead if restaurant only. Parking next to hotel, great view and amazing location. Close to... Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    To Reach Thistle Poole by Road.

    From M27 Junction 1, follow the A31 to Wimborne Minster, then take the A349 into Poole town centre and follow signs to the Port (A350). Thistle Poole is on the seafront. To programme your sat-nav, please use the postcode BH15 1HD.

    Public Transport Directions

    By Rail

    From London Waterloo, take the mainline rail service to Poole station. Grab a taxi at the rank and Thistle Poole is just a quick five-minute ride from the train station - or a 15 minute walk.

    From the Airport

    London Heathrow: Thistle Poole is about a 90-mile drive away. To programme your sat-nav, enter the postcode BH15 1HD. Bournemouth International Airport: Thistle Poole is just seven miles from Bournemouth International Airport and a taxi is the easiest way to travel from the airport to our hotel.



    • Bar
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Restaurant
    • Room service
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve evening meal
    • Serve lunch

    Establishment Features

    • Event venue

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking

    Room / Unit Features

    • En-suite
    • Free View TV
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • TV in all bedrooms

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