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Poole Harbour

Poole, England
+44 1202 709971
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Poole, England
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Poole Harbour is reckoned to be the largest natural harbour in Europe. It is said that if you could walk around the entire perimeter it is about 100 miles. Huge but not all navigable. There really is something for everyone. Small areas of sand beach...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Always something going on here, tourist waiting to go on boat trips, locals out and about, ship being loaded, RNLI out training or you you just look at the superyachys at Sunseeker and dream that one you you will have one of your own.

Thank GMunson
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Poole Harbour (Quay) is lovely and is abundant in places to eat, drink and shop. The views are incredible and there are many things to including boat trips around Brownsea Island and up the Wareham river. The Sunseeker factory also gives you a taste of...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Poole Quay is a lovely place to come to in the summer with the kids- with trips to Brownsea Island- Summer Breeze Thursdays with fireworks and numerous lovely pubs/restaurants and cafes. Land train takes you to Poole Park. My favourite thing to do at Poole...More

Thank hizzay
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Poole Harbour has so much to offer. It is steeped in history along with being surrounded by breathless scenery. St James Church still has the flags retrieved from the Arc de Triumph by WWII Poole based Americans. 'Gullivers Travels' was written here and there really...More

Thank roz_ronly
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Who needs the Med? Poole Harbour is a beautiful place though Poole Quay is looking a little tired these days. A walk behind the High Street into The Old Town is surprising, it's like entering a church, suddenly the noise of every day life drops...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Poole Harbour , the second largest natural harbour in the world and surely the most beautifull , it is without comparison anywhere in the world . Five Islands with the Purbeck Hills rising up steeply on its southern edge . Taking a boat trip round...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Poole harbour and quay offer a stunning setting. The views of the harbour are beautiful from the quay, and a boat trip around the harbour is well worth it. You can go around Brownsea Island which is in the centre of it and see where...More

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

it is a beautiful place poole and its harbour and other attractions, just be careful of the one way system make sure yr in the right lane cos the drivers of poole are a tad impatient. but it is a lovely place xxxxxxxx

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Brilliant place to visit, we are lucky to live very close to here. Lots to do, a trip around the islands go from here, also Brownsea island visits. You can take a boat up the Old Wareham River spend some time there and get a...More

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27 January 2016|
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Response from Madeleine999486 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the boats do rub in January, but not every day there are about four a week each way if you look on condor.ferries web site you will find the timetables.