Bees Knees Guest House
Bed and Breakfast: 5538 Dorset

Luxury Double En-suite

AA Highly commended :   4 star
AA :   4
Pets Allowed:   No
Smoking Allowed:   No
Special Diets:   Yes
Bed And Breakfast's own web site
A Four Star, highly commended, luxury, Guest House, now rated within the Top 10% of Four Star guest accommodation providers in the UK. Scotland and Ireland.

All rooms are fully en-suite with above average room facilities, including a well stocked hospitality tray with home made goodies and treats, a Fridge with a daily supply of fresh milk and all that you would expect from your standard bed and breakfast, plus those little extra touches that will make your stay all the more enjoyable.

All our foods are locally sourced, seasonal and organic where possible and our meats are either traditional or rare breeds.

We shop daily for local ingredients, so that we can offer guests high quality foods with provenance and reduced food miles.

We make all our own sausages, smoke our own fish and make our own bread, cakes and cookies.

Guest can order a Supper Tray, packed full of home made goodies and treats and served in the comfort of your own room shortly after arrival.

Special dietary requirements and preferences catered for.

We have a separate guest lounge where guests can relax and unwind and a conservatory dining room, which overlooks the garden.

Parking is available at the front of the property.

Sorry no children under the age of 16.

Sorry no pets except guide dogs as we have two cats.

Our nearest tourist destinations are, Compton Acres Gardens, Bowlplex, ten pin bowling alley, Brownsea Island, Sandbanks and it's famous penninsular. Tower Park Leisure complex including Splashdown, Bournemouth and Poole.

We are situated in a quiet suburb of Poole known as Branksome, about half way between Bournemouth beaches and Poole Town Centre.

  • Above average B and B in Poole and Bournemouth
  • We cater for people with special dietary requirements

DeLux Double En-suite
DeLux Double En-suite
Branksome Chimes
Branksome Chimes
Bees Knees Full English
Bees Knees Full English
Scrambled Egg & Salmon
Scrambled Egg & Salmon

Rooms:   Family Rooms:   0   Single Rooms:   0  
    Double Rooms:   2   Twin Rooms:   1  
Disabled Facilities: There are no disabled facilities. Sorry we have very limited disabled access, due to the guest rooms being located on the first floor.
Pet Facilities: Pets are not allowed. Except guide dogs
Special Diets Provision: Special diets are catered for. We welcome guests with special dietary requirements and go out of our way to cater for your needs.
Smoking Facilities: Smoking is not allowed. Smoking in all indoor areas is prohibited. Guests can smoke in the rear garden.

Please contact us direct for directions.
We are very accessible from the M27, M3, M4, M25 motorways:

Branksome Railway station:
Is only an eight minute walk away and has links direct to Waterloo and Victoria.

National Express Coaches:
Pick up and drop off from the top of our road, or at Poole central railway station.

Fantastic local bus service:
Which runs buses into Poole and Bournemouth every three minutes in peak season; there's also a free bus service to Bournemouth University Talbot Campus.
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Pricing and Opening Times
Seasons Open: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter.

From £33.00 per person per night based on two sharing and £53.00 single occupancy.

Please contact us for further discounts.

We are open all year round, except some time over Christmas.
Please contact us direct for the dates we are open.

Awards and Accolades
Guest Book Comments:
The AA awarded us their Highly Commended, Four Yellow Stars, ranking us within the Top 10% of Four Star Bed and Breakfasts in the UK, Scotland and Ireland. We were also awarded the AA's Egg Cup award for our breakfasts being over and above the expected quality and standard of a Four Star Guest House

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