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    The Merchant House

    10 Strand Street | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1SB, England
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          Overview
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          • Average6%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
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          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...More

          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...More

          Thank Scottishlady0123
          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...More

          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...More

          Thank colin578
          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....More

          Thank Robert F
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          • Breakfast included
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          • US$135 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 3
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          • Dorset >
          • Poole
          • Also Known As
          • The Merchant House Poole, Dorset
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