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Poole Harbour

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Address: Poole, England
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Poole Harbour and Island Cruise from Poole
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Iconic part of England

The sights, smells and sounds of Poole Harbour are enough to lift anyone's spirits when visiting this part of the world. It is easy to wile away hours just people/bird/boat... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The sights, smells and sounds of Poole Harbour are enough to lift anyone's spirits when visiting this part of the world. It is easy to wile away hours just people/bird/boat watching, particularly on a sunny day. Well worth a visit.

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2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's ok not great few nice bits but typical seaside resort don't by chips from chip shop opposite Poole pottery ...disgusting staff attitude rolling eyes when asking for ketchup .no change for one customer trying to give them.2ps ..utter rip off awful.food . Not much else to say

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Thank rachel h
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved every minute. Would recommend to anyone. Lovely pubs aswell serving good food. Will be going again

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Thursday nights during the summer with the amazing atmosphere, live bands on the streets, great entertainment and finished with a firework show.......every week. Brilliant entertainment.

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Thank Gavin M
Poole, United Kingdom
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915 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second biggest harbour in the world and is utterly wonderful. Been here over twenty years and still finding bits that are new.

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Thank PadiP
Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely place to spend time whatever your interests especially bird watching- at low tide the harbour is full of waders. There is plenty of parking along the edge of the harbour so it is also great for just watching the wind surfers and the world go by.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Through the months may to September there are many events going on there are many friendly cafes pubs and restaurants it's home of the sunseeker boats and famous Poole pottery it's only 5 min walk to poole shopping centre

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Thank 70clare69
Poole, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Poole harbour is lovely to spend time at. Plenty of pubs,eating places , shops boats & kids love crabbing off the harbour. Great place day or evenings during the summer, with bike nights, dream cars & lots of different festivals going on.

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Thank crunchymunchy2017
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove around Poole Harbour as we wanted an afternoon out and to take the teens and dog out for some fun and exercise. Never seen Poole Harbour before and certainly didn't regret it. The whole family loved it. I never knew there were such amazing places in the UK.

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Thank Hungry L
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lots happening, kite surfing 🏄 pleasure boats, windsurfing. Lots of places to park up. Nice atmosphere.

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