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The Kitchen a perfect Lunch Stop

We found this place purely by accident and decided to have lunch there. It has a lovely terrace... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lindsay W
Brighton, United Kingdom
Relaxing & interesting

Love Poole Park. It's just by Poole Town, with lovely gardens & lake with various water birds. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Poole, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We found this place purely by accident and decided to have lunch there. It has a lovely terrace with a good view of the lake and surrounding countryside. The food was good value and very tasty. We would definitely go there again

Thank Lindsay W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love Poole Park. It's just by Poole Town, with lovely gardens & lake with various water birds. A couple of cafes/resturants. A little railway, fun golf, pedalos. I like to relax on a bench by the lake & watch the wildlife. Even lovely in winter!

Thank Grizzlytwig
Reviewed 1 week ago

Poole Park is a little gem. It has so much to offer everybody without the commercialism that goes with so many places now. It really does have something to appeal for all. It has a crazy golf course that seems to be based on a...More

Thank suzyshep
Reviewed 1 week ago

This once beautiful park went through a terrible stage of pollution,mainly caused by; a huge invasion of Canada geese & compounded by lack of pond maintenance & sluices not working.Basically the smell was awful & one had to 'wade' through goose 'poo' whilst walking anywhere...More

Thank Campiello9
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely place. It is huge, has lots going on and felt really relaxing. There are various fitness machines scattered around the lake, lots of wild foul and is so big it would take ages to explore it all. Parking is available in the...More

Thank DrivingLessons
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Less cricket happens these days?! Cafe needs to stay open a little longer - staff are always very good. used to have many shown in Poole Park but very few these days

Thank Keith L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the children’s birthday party here and it was fabulous. Private hire of the ice rink with disco and party room. Great staff, great ice rink, price is superb. Would def recommend for a day out with the family and kids all year round😊

Thank Lynne H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant public park near to the centre of town. Obviously used by many commuters and shoppers trying to avoid high parking charges in town. This makes parking for park users often difficult to find.

Thank mjatsts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place, amazing for chilling out, it's spotless with it's lake and oodles of space for families it's just great

Thank jwgarry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Park has not really changed in my life time. The birds are all still very fat plus too people friendly when it comes to being fed. The train has been travelling around the lake for 50 years+ The paddle boats are still being hired...More

1  Thank evelcollins
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21 June 2018|
Response from Cattmumof1 | Reviewed this property |
Not in the park itself Not to my knowledge
Laura T
2 January 2017|
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Response from john h | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is - they even have equipment for hire
michael g
23 March 2016|
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Response from T2246ESrobertl | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open for Easter