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Address: Bournemouth, England

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Right in the centre of the Bournemouth - The Square is a lovely place to sit and watch the world pass by and watch all the people rushing around, there's several cafes to to have... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Right in the centre of the Bournemouth - The Square is a lovely place to sit and watch the world pass by and watch all the people rushing around, there's several cafes to to have a coffee - listen to the Buskers and just chill on a sunny day. Its truly relaxing and a pleasant place to visit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Just enough to do to spend a few hours. Good mix of shops etc, second time of visiting this area, would recommend to anyone.

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coventry
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

What is happening to Bournemouth, not only to The Square but the surrounding area Old Christchurch Road and Commercial Hill. Empty shops Dirty Big issue sellers Bournemouth needs to up its game, big time

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Sitting in the square with a beer, a coffee, a 'cream tea' or full meal makes this area gorgeous. Also so close to the bus park (buses go everywhere)!

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Grotty overpriced food. No style or graciousness. Slapdash attitude to everything. The location is convenient however and it is interesting to sit there on a sunny day.

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Just the place to stop & have a cup of tea. The tables & chairs face the sun all day. You really do feel you are on holiday!

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Ashton in Makerfield UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

So much going on, buskers ,bike riding stalls, a great place to watch the world go by. A great view from Weatherspoons overlooking the square and the park. Not forgetting my wife shopping at Debenhams..lol

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The square can get crowded. It is usually a very lively place in the summer season and near to Christmas it is a real fun place with stalls and a special bar area. Close to the Square are the gardens and the tethered balloon for an aerial view of Bournemouth.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Based just next to the gardens there are alot of shops and restaurants here. Around Christmas they do an amazing Christmas market which is always worth visiting.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

great shops and restaurants I found one day was not enough as the town centre was close to the beach

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