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Poole Harbour

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Address: Poole, England
Phone Number: 01202-70-99-71
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Beautiful sea and sand good amenities, clean beach kids loved it parking was cheap plenty of things to do around the area

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Derby, United Kingdom
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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Beautiful sea and sand good amenities, clean beach kids loved it parking was cheap plenty of things to do around the area

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

Lived in Poole for years was there all the time ,went there all year round come rain or shine ,the children loved watching all the boats coming in and out of the Habour

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We satyed in Poole overnight to go to Jersey, and we went to the harbour. There are lots of pubs and restaurants and delicious food, and we went there when there were lots of old Land Rovers parked everywhere, and it was amazing. It was obviously well kept and I'll go there any time again, and hopefully stay longer next... More 

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Bury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Even better if there is an event on which there was on Sunday 17 July. Plenty of vintage cars and USA jeeps and Big Band music playing 30's/40's music on the Quay. Add in the Emporium gift shop and pottery shops and excellent pubs and it was a pleasant evening on a fine summer's day.

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Thank Arthur C
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Last day of our holiday staying jut outside Bournemouth, thought we'd pop to Poole Quay for a mooch and dinner, was terribly disappointed. Following brown signs for Quay side and old town thought we'd get a selection of eateries and shops, high rise flats and about 20 pubs and a few overpriced shops. The museum was nice (if you like... More 

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Thank Karyn M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

lovely day out an quite a bit to do, a must for a visit, well worth it , nice quay walk with lovely views, harbour trips across the bay and some nice shopping with an Emporium an cafe really worth a pop in, Harlees chip shop nice n fresh, Poole pottery shop worth a look too, quite a few assortment... More 

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Thank Guy S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Small harbour, lovely view, good pubs and shops alongside the harbour street, facility for boat ride

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Thank sisagt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When you come to Poole Harbour, you must take the short boat trip to Brownsea Island, there you can explore the small, National Trust owned isle, "it's very pretty" there are also boat trips around this massive harbour (the worlds second biggest natural harbour after Sydney) where you will get to see just how big it is. The quay itself... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful harbour for boating, birding, fishing and just looking! Brownsea Island is the largest and most easily accessed of the islands. To the South and West are the RSPB nature reserve of Arne and the Wareham Channel. To the West is Lytchet Bay and the watersports centre with Hamworthy Park beach running down to Poole Yacht Club. Through the bridges... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We took are granddaughter down to Poole Quay what a lovely evening the sun was shining walked along the quay in the sunshine watched the boats sat outside in the evening sunshine couldn't wish to be in a nicer place

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