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The Canford
4 stars

The Canford

53 Cliff Drive, Poole, BH13 7JF, United Kingdom
Poole, United Kingdom
See location+44 120 270 1531
From
C$ 146
Cheapest

rate per night

8.9
Great
based on 359 reviews
359 reviews
Room type
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Nightly total
Double room
C$ 146

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About The Canford

  • Inn Room
    Room at a smaller hotel or guest house
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

The Plantation Poole offers a stylish setting while in Poole. Guests can also enjoy complimentary wireless internet.

There are a range of amenities on offer to guests of the inn, such as a designated smoking area, a garden and a terrace.

The Plantation Poole provides rooms equipped with a hair dryer, plus all the essentials to ensure a comfortable stay.

Guests of the inn can relax at the on-site bar, ideally based for a drink.

Southampton Airport is a 45-minute drive from The Plantation Poole. Bournemouth and Christchurch are situated an easy drive away.

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Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at The Canford

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
  • Coffee machine
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Air-conditioned
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Streaming service
  • Internet
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Dining

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

General

  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • Private check-in/check-out

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled Access
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Streaming service
  • TV

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals

Laundry

  • Iron and ironing board

Workspace

  • Desk

Things to do

  • Beach access

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews of The Canford

8.9
Very good359 verified reviews
1.7Friends
4.6Solo
1.2Families
14.5Couples
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What can I expect from the beds at The Canford?

The beds at The Canford are very comfortable and of great quality, ensuring a good night's sleep.

Is parking available at The Canford?

Yes, The Canford offers free parking for guests, making it convenient for those traveling by car.

How is the food quality at The Canford?

The food at The Canford is delicious and well-prepared, with a great selection available for guests to enjoy.

What is the cleanliness like at The Canford?

The rooms at The Canford are spotlessly clean, ensuring a comfortable and hygienic stay for all guests.

What is the level of customer service like at The Canford?

The staff at The Canford are very friendly and helpful, ensuring a warm and welcoming experience for all guests.

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They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

Opt for a Room with a Garden View

Several guests recommended choosing a room with a garden view for a more peaceful and pleasant experience.

Consider Low Season Visits

Visiting in September, the low season, may offer a quieter and more relaxed stay, as suggested by some guests.

Check Room Amenities

Some guests mentioned that the rooms are well-equipped with facilities such as a fully stocked mini bar, luxury toiletries, and comfortable beds, making it worthwhile to check the amenities provided.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel's proximity to attractions like Compton Acres and Sandbanks Beach makes it convenient for guests interested in exploring the area.

Be Mindful of Noise

A few guests noted the presence of a noisy fan outside the window, so it may be helpful to inquire about potential noise disturbances when booking a room.

Consider Pet-Friendly Policy

The hotel allows pets, which could be a consideration for pet owners looking for accommodation.

Room Cleanliness

While many guests praised the cleanliness of the rooms, some mentioned specific areas that needed more attention, such as dusty surfaces and dirty kettle or wine glasses.

Breakfast Quality

Several guests appreciated the quality and variety of the breakfast options, highlighting it as a positive aspect of their stay.

Special Requests

Guests were pleased with the staff's willingness to accommodate special requests, such as preparing breakfast for early departures, indicating that the hotel is attentive to guest needs.

Check for Seasonal Rates

Considering the seasonal variations in rates, it may be beneficial to check for any potential cost savings by visiting during the low season in September.

Location

53 Cliff Drive, Poole, BH13 7JF

What's nearby

  • Compton Acres0.4 km
  • St.Ann's Hospital0.6 km
  • Sandbanks Beach1.9 km
  • Blue Lagoon2.1 km
  • Sandbanks2.2 km
  • Brownsea Castle2.9 km
  • Baiter Park3.5 km
  • Bournemouth and Poole College3.7 km
  • Brownsea Island3.9 km
  • Green Park4 km
  • Poole General Hospital4.1 km
  • Lifeboat Museum4.2 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at The Canford

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FAQs when booking at The Canford

  • Where is The Canford located?

    The Canford is located at 53 Cliff Drive, 4.5 km from the centre of Poole. Compton Acres is the closest landmark to The Canford.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Canford?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at The Canford.

  • Does The Canford offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Canford offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does The Canford offer free parking?

    Yes, The Canford offers free parking.

  • How far is The Canford from the airport?

    The Canford is 10.2 km from Bournemouth. The Canford is 48.3 km from Southampton Eastleigh.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.7

Distance to downtown

4.5 km

Nearest Airport

Bournemouth

Distance to airport

10.2 km