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Poole Harbour

Poole, England
+44 1202 709971
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“bike night” (29 reviews)
“fishing boats” (18 reviews)
Poole, England
+44 1202 709971
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

The beachfront property by the yacht club is stunning with views out to sea. The harbour itself is very busy with pleasure boats offering many different attractions. There are plenty of shops, bars, and restaurants. Loads of oppotunities to samle fish + chips and ice...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The views of the harbour and Brownsea island are breathtaking. This is a perfect place for a stroll along the waterfront or on the Sands.

Thank Francesca H
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

What a fab place to visit. Interesting to just kick back with a pint and watch the various boats. We took the Sundowner boat trip which again was informative and brilliant value ( £11 for 2+3 ). I love Poole Harbour. You won't be disappointed....More

Thank travelmonsteroblivio
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I am so lucky to live near by and choose to run by the harbour most days. Any time of day or time of the year it is wonderful. Get out on a boat or kayak and explore the vast area.

Thank Paula T
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

There are so many different things to do in this area such as the shops, restaurants, ferries, crabbing etc. that you don't get bored whilst walking along the harbour. There is a large variety of trips that you can do on the ferries such as...More

Thank Coco2408
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Drove from Sandbanks to Poole Quay on our way home. Sunshine glorious. Lots of people taking trips to Brownsea Island and from Poole to Wareham which is a great trip with fish & chips!

Thank hillcairnie
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Plenty of ferries and boats offering trips to Brownsea Island, Wareham and Swanage. Always something going on to watch from kids fishing for crabs, to yachts and gin palaces and fishermen bring their catches ashore. Decent pubs on the quay and a set of kiosks...More

Thank Lytia
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We were stopping at Rockley park haven site and took s drive into Poole harbour, what a fab surprise....... Tuesday night is bike night!! It was great our teen age son and my husband were in their element. Not only did I get to sample...More

1  Thank clairbearash
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The Facilities around The Harbour are Excellent and access is easy to achieve Walking around From the Quay to Baiter Park was Really enjoyable

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Whether it's to take one of the numerous boat trips, ride the land train, eat or drink or just stroll around this is a perfect place to spend a few hours or more on a sunny day. Recommended. You can get buses from the square...More

Thank PRS-Mcr15
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7 August 2016|
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Response from louie63 | Reviewed this property |
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.