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The Merchant House

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Whitstable, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2015

This is a lovely B&B which I booked to visit my son and his girlfriend for a few days. It is in an excellent position just one street away from Poole Harbour and the high street. There is easy access to Bournemouth and other local areas too. The room was lovely, cosy and very clean and the host was charming...

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 29 June 2015

This is a fantastic find which is handy for the centre of Poole. The accommodation was immaculate with my towels being changed daily. David was very accommodating ensuring that I knew the best restaurants to eat each night. The breakfasts were brilliant and kept me going until dinner so saved money buying any lunch. I had a very pleasant stay,...

Thank Scottishlady0123
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2015

This is a fantastic B&B; we stayed here for one night to attend a friend's wedding in the area. It is perfectly located right on Poole Quay so you can walk down to all the lovely restaurants and pubs in the area. The owner is incredibly helpful and friendly, he made us feel completely at ease. The room we stayed...

Thank trixibelle7
Reviewed 28 May 2015

I booked for 2 nights in may over the bank holiday. Parking was next door, hotel was quiet. The rooms were a bit small but well decorated , stairs a bit steep for me. David is a good host and makes a good breakfast with all the trimmings if required

Thank colin578
Witney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2015

The location is brilliant, David even managed to arrange a free parking place for us right next to the house. The room as previously mentioned by others is on the small side and the bath room is about as small as it could possibly be. Usual offerings in the room wifi, tea, coffee tv . David makes you feel at...

Thank Robert F
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 December 2014

We had the pleasure of meeting David in August this year. His charming, clean B&B although rooms were tiny, are very comfortable with amenities. Very well located - one street back from the Poole Quay. Poole was a part of Dorset we hadn't visited before and we were pleasantly surprise, a great place to stay before departing by ferry to...

1Thank Vivien H
Reviewed 25 October 2014

A nice clean B&B with a great breakfast BUT YOU DO PAY FOR IT. I booked through a third party online company and was only offered double room prices and upon arrival discovered I could of paid a signal occupancy rate which was a bit disappointing.

Thank jammer2010
Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2014

I stayed at the Merchant House Hotel in August 2014 and it was lovely I would highly recommend this place, its in a great location the rooms are out standing and breakfast is amazing. The owners are very friendly I will definitely stay there again.

2Thank Helen W
Reviewed 6 August 2014

I would recommend this bed and breakfast. It beats any big hotel chain hands down. Great location and very friendly and the room was spotless. And David makes the best breakfast in pool, fit for a king.

2Thank Neil M
Surbiton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2014

I found this fantastic B&B at random on Late Rooms, and how glad I was that I found it! I walked from the station (about 10 mins) and David was looking out for me as I arrived - the house is a lovely Georgian house in the road behind the Quay, but blink and you miss it (well, I did!)....

1Thank Greenlightsal

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on Poole Quay, The Merchant House is a stone's throw from the waters edge. This lovely Georgian house has been beautifully transformed into a stylish boutique bed and breakfast. Elegant rooms all en-suite, lcd tv, coffee/tea facilities,choice of breafast at The Merchant House or Oriels resturant. Parking facilities very close by.With superb resturants, wine bars, historical pubs and shopping, all walking distance from The Merchant House. With unbelievable views across Poole Harbour,the famous Sandbanks close by and with the Jurassic coast and The New Forest, Poole Quay caters for everyones taste.As we will cater for yours. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Merchant House

Address: 10 Strand Street | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1SB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Poole
Price Range: RM577 - RM824 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Merchant House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“As for a large double room.”
jackiew44, 18 Jul 2013 | Read review
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