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Address: Poole, England
Phone Number: 01202-70-99-71
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always something to see

Watch the RNLI crews getting put through their paces, drool over the multi-million dollar sunseeker boats being built across the water, visit any of the interesting... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Stonehaven, United Kingdom
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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

A magnificent and huge expanse of water offering a host of water based activities.Wonderful views dominate the harbour and a visit to Brownsea Island is highly recommended. The quayside at Poole is well worth a visit and retains some of the charms of days gone by. Signposting in the town itself leaves a lot to be desired however.There is a... More 

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Stonehaven, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Watch the RNLI crews getting put through their paces, drool over the multi-million dollar sunseeker boats being built across the water, visit any of the interesting pubs/restaurants, or spend your money at Poole pottery. There's always something to see and do here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Went for the day with friends & lots of kids, they were happily crabbing off the slips, weather wasn't great but kids & adults had an amazing day. There is so much going on especially Thursday evenings during the summer (fireworks & street performers) make sure you look up things to do so that you don't miss anything.

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

travelled to Bournemouth for a few days and arrived at Poole as the bike night was on. the cost to enter is £1 per motorcycle one or two up and there must have been well over 1000 bikes there. we went to a restaurant then around the bikes before leaving, a lot of people walking around just looking at the... More 

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Essex, uk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

We didn't realize how many things you can do at the harbour. It's so relaxing even just to sit and watch the boats come in. There are several boats triops to go on to all the local islands and the cost involved wasn't expensive. Only one problem the car park down by the harbour was very exp to park so... More 

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Wimbledon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

By road Poole is only about five miles away from Bournemouth. A taxi to Bournemouth station and a direct train to Poole will have you there in no time at all. Providing you can keep the monstrosity of Barclays local offices out of your line of sight, Poole has a picturesque harbour and quayside. The natural harbour is supposed to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

I love Poole harbour. There is always something for everyone to do and no visit to Poole is complete without a visit here and even a boat trip.

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Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We were staying nearby and had a stroll round the harbour one evening was very pleasant cool summer evening.

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We love it here - great for water sports, kiddies and dogs too. All allowed all year..We went standing up paddling and jet skiing...great fun.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Had a lovely boat trip round the harbour. Very informative commentary as we went round the harbour. You can get off at Brownsea island if you want but we were a bit short of time so we stayed on for the harbour tour.

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Address: Poole, England
Phone Number: 01202-70-99-71
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole

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