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The Blue Pool and Tea House

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Furzebrook Road, Furzebrook BH20 5AR, England
+44 1929 551408
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Stop off during walk from Norden to Corfe

Blue pool is a beautiful peaceful place and lovely for an afternoon visit. We stopped off here for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Pammywammy500
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
via mobile
Mixed opinion

Went to the tea house expecting a lot more..the food is below average whoever says the cream scones... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jamesundrell
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Fareham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
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“cream tea” (41 reviews)
“gift shop” (39 reviews)
“fairy doors” (28 reviews)
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Furzebrook Road, Furzebrook BH20 5AR, England
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+44 1929 551408
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"cream tea"
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"gift shop"
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"fairy doors"
in 28 reviews
"lovely walk"
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"tea rooms are"
in 8 reviews
"plant sales"
in 4 reviews
"children's playground"
in 5 reviews
"peaceful place"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful lake"
in 4 reviews
"corfe castle"
in 13 reviews
"sunny day"
in 19 reviews
"pleasant afternoon"
in 4 reviews
"small museum"
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"dog walk"
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"play area"
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"couple of hours"
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"lovely place to visit"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Blue pool is a beautiful peaceful place and lovely for an afternoon visit. We stopped off here for a break from our walk and to have something to eat. Cafe sells nice fresh sandwiches, pastries, sausage rolls etc and a couple of larger meals. I...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went to the tea house expecting a lot more..the food is below average whoever says the cream scones are good clearly haven’t had proper Dorset scones before as they were tiny & not worth the price. The lake is really nice & peaceful but not...More

1  Thank jamesundrell
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very reasonable entry charge. Lovely walk, fairy doors for little ones to find, nice play area, tearoom rather exoensive. Wareham bear display is enchanting. Interesting musuem about the clay pit.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I and our two children aged 12 and 11 took the dog for a walk around the blue pool.The weather was wonderful, the scenery enchanting and the price reasonable. Would recommend the cafe, nice food at a good price.

Thank Gomez191
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Spent a very pleasant couple of hours wandering around the pool and woodlands. Took the easier route and enjoyed watching the dragonflies. Water wasn't as blue as the pictures, even though it was a sunny day with clear skies. Beautiful nevertheless. Ended up with drinks...More

Thank Jennifer H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Blue pool specifically to buy a Wareham Bear and get a cup of tea, nothing more. We have more blue pools in Cornwall. Explained to the jobsworth in the ticket hut what we wanted to do. “ I will have to charge you...More

Thank Dave L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never visited here before so decided to pay the £14 for two adults and have a look. You are given a little guide map that you can use to navigate your way around. There are 2 main walkways, one for wheelchair and less mobile people...More

1  Thank Chris T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here to see it using a 2 for 1 voucher so very good value. Lovely walks around the pool, which looks a different colour as you walk around. The gift shop was nice, bought a couple of bears from the Wareham Bears part, which...More

Thank Linilin
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was initially put off by the entrance fee £7 for adults, free for children and £6 for concessions. However we decided to visit as I’d last been over 10 years ago. The overwhelming scent as we walked up the path was a great welcome....More

Thank Catan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'd never heard of the Blue Pool until it appeared on the itinery of he coach trip I was on. It sounded interesting and I was looking forward to it but it was a let down. It is a lake of greeny blue water surrounded...More

2  Thank Barry S
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Ian C
April 7, 2018|
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Response from Suzy L | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can buy ice creams at Blue Pool.
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eatthebiscuit
August 26, 2017|
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Response from johnandbabs | Reviewed this property |
No, we never saw any boats and I would have thought that entering the water was forbidden, its not that type of lake .
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Peter W
September 7, 2016|
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Response from BJH1980 | Reviewed this property |
I'll try and add some pictures of the playground. The fairy trail kept my 3 1/2 yr old walking!
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