Modern hotel with free Wi-Fi and breakfast included in Poole town centre near major business headquarters Holiday Inn Express® Poole hotel is in the centre of town and a quick walk to Poole railway station, as well as local attractions like Poole Quay and Poole Harbour, where elegant yachts are moored and ferries depart for Brownsea Island, the Channel Islands and Cherbourg, France. The hotel offers on-site parking for a small charge, and is about a 15-minute drive from the popular beaches at Sandbanks. Business guests are a short stroll from the regional headquarters of international companies like Barclays, Honeywell, Siemens, RNLI, Lush, Animal and Sunseeker International. Back at the hotel, three fully equipped meeting rooms with catering are a convenient place to plan a small conference or seminar. There's free Wi-Fi throughout. The Dolphin Shopping Centre is steps away from the hotel, and the Lighthouse, a modern arts and convention centre offering film, theatre and dance performances, is practically around the corner. An hour away by car is the famed Jurassic Coast in Dorset, with its notable rock formations and fossils.