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Poole Harbour

Address: Poole, England
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Ranked #4 of 21 Attractions in Poole
Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
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Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks

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English first
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Took a long walk along the sea side, lovely views. Was pretty cold but did not matter too much. Nice imbiss in carpark, helped us warm up our cold hands on hot chocolate.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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359 reviews 359 reviews
103 attraction reviews
192 helpful votes 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Poole has so much to offer. There are shops for those who want retail therapy or you can take a boat trip around the Harbour or up to Wareham River. There are several museums for the history buffs, Poole Museum is best and has a great collection depicting the history of Poole, the Lifeboat Museum is also interesting and FREE.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

If you like boating this is place for you all sailing boats cruise ships around worlds second longest natural harbour the best view I have seen.

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Around the harbour there's lots of space for different activities, from baiter/whitecliff park for kids, skatepark, trailbike racing, exercise area, great place just for chilling or walking, watching the water sports enthusiasts, it's all good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Loved Poole in Dorset, lots of good shopping, eateries and Poole Pottery was good. I did not dislike anything just wished we had more time there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Lovely for strolling around the harbour with excellent parking and shopping close to hand. The harbour is still quaint although not as accessible by car as it used to be. Good selection of shops to cater for all tastes. Harbour always has something going on. Even is the middle of December on a chilly winters day there are board surfers... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I love watching the ships and boats going into the harbour.I love the bracing walks along the harbour edge or in the nearby car parking area .There are shopping opportunities for bespoke gifts at the pottery .As well as other small shops there is the opportunity to sample food in pubs nearby and the main town is within easy walking... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Great fun watching the 'home made' rafts! Two old baths tied together, logs strapped together and so on. Very entertains to watch New Years Day. Just a bit cold do wrap up warm!

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Poole, United Kingdom
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23 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Take a boat trip around the harbour you won't be disappointed takes about 1 hour on a nice day it is great,always take our visitors and they love it,if you are more adventures you could always go on the speedboat,or take the boat up the channel to Wareham.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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13 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

A charming place to visit, lots of bars and restaurants to dine in.. Some nice shops too and the most stunning boats to envy over lol .

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