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Address: Poole, England

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PLEASANT RESORT - WORTH VISITING

Poole and Poole Harbour is a pleasant resort to visit. It is located on the Dorset Coast, South West of England, and attracts much sunshine during summer months, though any time... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Poole and Poole Harbour is a pleasant resort to visit. It is located on the Dorset Coast, South West of England, and attracts much sunshine during summer months, though any time either side of peak season can be very enjoyable for a holiday break. Poole has a Ferry Port from which you can take a day trip to France, or... More 

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Alderley Edge, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

Poole itself I was a little disappointed but get on a boat and see the harbour and you will be stunned by the fabulous views, scenic spots Lots of trips to choose from most of which are circa an hour.

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UK
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Poole Harbour is beautiful at all times of the year. It is a working place, so you can see trawlers, fishing boats, cargo boats and sometimes the special boat squad in training. In summer it is crammed with tourists and they are all catered for. Fish and chips, fancy dining, fireworks, a pirate day, folk music and lots of pubs,... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

So much to see and do, plus every persuasion of bars, cafes, pubs and restaurants you could wish for.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This is a very picturesque area, with lots of water activities available. The tide goes out a very long way so walks on the beach are fantastic.Lovely site to watch sunsets!

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

great place , friendly and has everything you need .. i am fairly local but love a good shop and night life is fun ...bikers night Tuesdays started last week ... APRIL 2015...

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We love Harbour and the surrounding area. Take your bikes or a picnic. There are a lot of bike tracks and picnic areas. There is plenty of activities, shops, cafes. The Swans are an attraction In themselves. Reminds me of the Viaduct in Auckland NewZealand so I am baised I guess. Check it out for yourself.

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Portland, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I have always loved Poole and the Harbour since childhood, but my last visit was a real disapointment. The town was tired and delaperdated and with many closed shops. The harbour used to be busy and bustling with a real sense of the nautical, but there were hardly any boats in, apart from the "tupperware" yachts moored at the one... More 

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Wiltshire
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

From the shopping pedestrian areas to the sea, Motorbikes , Boats, plenty of things to see and do. Fish n Chips Ice Cream and Beer no problem.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
6 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Plenty to see and do, lovely cafes, restaurants, and all child friendly, or if you just want to have a bag of chips or icecream, plenty of places to sit and view.

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