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Poole Harbour

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Address: Poole, England
Phone Number: 01202-70-99-71
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Poole Harbour and Island Cruise from Poole
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Jurassic Coastal Cruise to Swanage from Poole

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It's a beautiful place!

My house overlooks Poole harbour and I can recommend it to individuals, couples, families or groups, as there is so much to see and do.It is the 2nd largest natural harbour in the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Poole, United Kingdom
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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My house overlooks Poole harbour and I can recommend it to individuals, couples, families or groups, as there is so much to see and do.It is the 2nd largest natural harbour in the world, has 5 islands in it, the largest being Brownsea island, belonging to the National Trust, it is a bird sanctuary with hides to view from, it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely harbour, plenty of little shops and places to eat...plus great crabbing! Helpful shop owners and lots of Pokemon stops according to my son!

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Woking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my first time sailing in Poole Harbour and i must say it was excellent. Lots of facilities to choose from.

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Thank Robert D
Oxted, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We love trips to Poole quay, there is always something to do. Lots of places to eat and drink. The special evenings where the quay is closed off to view, bikes, cars etc are worth looking out for. Boat trips and fireworks and watching sun seekers preparing boats or go for a day trip to Jersey or Guernsey.

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Thank deemay53
Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very pretty place to visit and plenty of things to do and shops are not to far to walk to. We went into Poole by bus from where we were staying as parking can be bad.

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Thank Geraldineoz
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We moved to Poole 5 months ago and are a frequent visitor to the Quay. The programme throughout the year is varied with plenty to do for all the family

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Thank BigOwen
Poole, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Been living in Poole for many years and what a wonderful place to live however, in terms of what is available etc if Bournemouth were in Division One Poole would be in Division Four. Poole is the 2nd largest natural harbour in the world [with Sydney being the largest] yet Poole is way behind the times in what it offers... More 

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Thank Keith L
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Informative, enjoyable great to understand people who choose to live in this area (ie. loads of money) good luck to them

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Thank Frederick111111
Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We took our granddaughter to see the fireworks by on a Poole Quay pleasure boat. We had a great trip around the harbour with a great commentary then the boat stopped for a spectacular view of the fireworks. The good thing was that it was a nice warm evening and the company didn't over fill the boat so it was... More 

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Thank Isabella M
Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Poole harbour is a beautiful place where you can sail paddle canoe or just catch one of the ferry boats around the islands

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