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Poole Harbour

Poole, England
+44 1202 709971
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Poole, England
+44 1202 709971
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely port side walk with a good selection of cafes and pubs, roads behind hold a variety of shops etc All helped with the good weather.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very busy, quite old and dated.. need make up for sure.. we spent weekend in bournemouth and we decided to see Poole Harbour, and there was boat festival.. interesting, but nothing special..

Thank mariapiadellicarri
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous harbour! One of the best I've seen actually in England. When I visited I was inspired to get a boat and sail off to see the world, Poole would be a brilliant place to start off from. Here you can simply sit on the...More

Thank TheExploringShoes
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I'm a massive fan of being by the sea and a bigger fan of power cruisers. I was therefore in my personal element as sun seeker had a huge array of their wares sat on the quay side outside their factory. My personal heaven aside,...More

Thank Tr3nity
Reviewed 6 days ago

while it was nice to sit and wacth the millionare boats sail in and out of harbour we found the pubs on the front to be filthy you needed to wipe your feet on the way out of them except for weatherspoons poole itself seemed...More

Thank pwtilers
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a day trip to Poole and spent a couple of hours wandering along the quay. A busy harbour, so much going on, frequent ferries to Brownsea Island. Excellent views of luxury Sunseeker yachts at their factory opposite and lots of pubs and...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perhaps we came at a bad time but the harbour side was looking rather tired in places,it is still a great place to come and browse the shops but also boarded up buildings and scaffolding looks unappealing

Thank Sophie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere on the Quay - the rich in large yachts alongside working fishermen. Historical waterfront pubs and Italian ice cream parlours with tables under palm trees. Poole Pottery is a must as is the free-entry museum and a stroll along the High Street. Motorbikes...More

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Poole for our ferry crossing. Stayed at friends for the night as it was a early crossing. We went to the harbour for the afternoon. Had fantastic fish and chips from the shop on the front. Lovely shops, all the area was...More

Thank susanshephard
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the quay and enjoyed the views while relaxing with coffee. There is much to watch with plenty of boats and other activities. Boat trips are readily available and highly recommended. Strolling along the esplanade is most pleasant.

Thank Richard H
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Is the ferry to Brownsea Island free for National Trust members
7 August 2016|
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Response from louie63 | Reviewed this property |
Do harbour boat trips operate in January?
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.
Witold J
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17 July 2016|
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