Family Friendly Hotel in Poole

Located on the Dorset Coast in Poole, a short drive from the famous Blue Flag beaches, our 11 bedroom hotel provides the ideal location to explore from, for both adults and children alike.

Our family-friendly hotel rooms are elegantly designed and influenced by the local area. They allow you to soak up the atmosphere of Dorset with your morning coffee before heading downstairs for a hearty or healthy breakfast. We’ve not forgotten about the little ones either, who will be able to choose from our children’s menu.

Being close to both Branksome and Parkstone Stations, the Canford really is the perfect location for exploring local attractions such as the Compton Acres, or whisking the family over to Brownsea Island to soak up all the nature that Dorset has to offer! The kids are guaranteed to love it.

Child Friendly Stays in Poole

With a host of family-friendly activities on our doorstep, we can’t wait to welcome you to the Canford for your next family holiday. With a welcoming atmosphere for all ages, our child-friendly stays offer an additional bed for £15 per night for those aged 2-14 where available, with a complimentary stay for children under two.

Our Hotel Bedrooms

Our boutique rooms are comfortable yet stylishly elegant. Choose from twin or double beds, all with modern comforts and features for all the family to enjoy, coupled with plush furnishings, we can be sure you will have a luxurious stay.

With our hotel being in the beating heart of the Dorset coast, you’re guaranteed to have lots of things to see and do.

Z beds and sofa beds are available for children; you can rest assured that the whole family gets a fantastic night’s sleep.


53 Cliff Drive
Canford Cliffs
Poole, Dorset
BH13 7JF

Your stay with us

Whether you’re staying with us to explore Poole or you’re wanting to discover more of what Dorset has to offer, you and your family won’t be short of things to do.

From visits to Compton Acres and nearby Blue Flag beaches to family days out to Brownsea Island to soak up all the nature that the Dorset coast has to offer.

Train Branksome Station & Parkstone Station
Bus No. 50 bus from Swanage to Bournemouth
Airport Bournemouth International
Car Private car park
Gift vouchers

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Spend the night in one of our cosy yet stylish, seaside bedrooms and take the time to explore the stunning Dorset coastline.

Best rate guaranteed.

Free cancellation, up to 12pm the day before arrival.

No pre-payment needed.

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