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Poole Harbour

Poole, England
+44 1202 709971
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brownsea island” (223 reviews)
“bike night” (30 reviews)
LOCATION
Poole, England
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+44 1202 709971
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"brownsea island"
in 223 reviews
"bike night"
in 30 reviews
"pubs and restaurants"
in 33 reviews
"fishing boats"
in 19 reviews
"watch the world"
in 41 reviews
"plenty of places to eat"
in 28 reviews
"boat trip"
in 84 reviews
"fish and chips"
in 42 reviews
"high street"
in 37 reviews
"water sports"
in 33 reviews
"lovely place"
in 51 reviews
"shopping centre"
in 21 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 25 reviews
"ice cream"
in 39 reviews
"sunny day"
in 29 reviews
"jurassic coast"
in 18 reviews
"chain ferry"
in 20 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visit the area several times a year. We're always struck by how stunningly beautiful it especially in good weather of course.

Thank Valerie R
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots of boat trips and shops to look around most cafes dog friendly All in walking distance of each other Busy place for all ages

Thank sandyvickery
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Been visiting Poole for 35 years and so pleased to find this paradise all those years ago. Introduced to the area by my late wife, we have spent many happy times in Poole and surrounding areas. Far too many lovely places in Dorset to single...More

Thank thedavewmac
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely place.. Great to chill out, have a drink and do little or nothing... Visit the museum, jump on a boat or watch the world go by.

Thank Peter140576
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a lovely harbour , massive boats , small vessels , clean and tidy harbour , crabbing on the edges great for all ages xx

Thank Shazza754
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Even if the weather not good it is still a nice place to visit,lots of coffee shops to enjoy the view.

Thank sue l
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to wile away a few hours. Plenty of eating places and shops. Sit on the harbour and watch the world go by. Well worth a visit.

Thank Bluegin_13
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Poole harbour is Busy! you can sit and watch the boats, do a bit of crabbing, get a boat trip to one of the many destinations on offer or just do a bit of shopping. The RNLI station often has open days where you can...More

Thank Syman145
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lively place offering boat trips to the Channel Islands and Brownsea Island. Also a surprising number of large cargo ships entering and leaving adds to the interest.

Thank OlderGuy1956
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unbelievably neat and warm sunset colors. A lovely and exciting experience. Bring a bottle of prosecco and drink it by the bay!

Thank Matteo T
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pollydidon
29 July 2018|
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Response from SidBarras | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is but the boat trip to get out there is not free
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