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Poole Harbour

Poole, England
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Ranked #5 of 25 attractions in Poole
Type: Bodies of Water
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

Second largest natural harbour in the world - beautiful Something for everyone to do well worth a visit

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

Very very quiet some evenings. It felt very strange of an evening in August for it to be so quiet. Nice pubs and restaurants though.

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Bournemouth
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

I loved the tranquil and the busier times with many water sports taking place. Parking however, can sometimes be difficult.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

Poole harbour is lovely enjoyed going round shops too before boarding ferry to jersey.liked how lose ferry terminal is and how much shops and resteraunts there is.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We visited Poole harbour after a visit to Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door so it was late afternoon when we arrived in Poole. We parked in a nearby car park and made our way to the harbour. We took a boat ride to Bownsea island but did not get off the boat as there was not much time left to... More

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Great community spirit down on the Quay, all the businesses work together and have many events every week: for example fireworks displays and bikers night. Great in the day and evenings especially for families and diners

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Dorridge, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We only spent 3 hours here having travelled from Highcliffe which really isn't enough time having been on the land train and then to The Courtyard for lunch. It's not our first time here and it has become very modern with attractive appartments. The next time we'll go on one of the boat trips. There were some very smart looking... More

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Spent 4 fabulous days here windsurfing with Poole Watersports, who were very friendly & welcoming. Also ate in the cafés & relaxed on the beach. A really good destination! Mind, £12 for 6 hrs parking is a killer.

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Cannock, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Lively good access for pedestrians plenty of places to eat. Live music and nice yachts to gawp at. Weather helped. Handy shops.

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bournemouth
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116 reviews 116 reviews
56 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

if you love bikes then tuesday evenings starting at 5pm is the place to see fab motorbikes and a friendly atmosphere. good local pubs, live music after 9pm. £1 entrance if your riding in on a bike if not free entry. Every tuesday from april to september. take away food available, fish and chips, hog roast. every week a bike... More

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