Things to see and do - Poole
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With its fine sandy beaches, Poole is both a popular yachting harbour and major ferry port.
Tourist attractions Poole : Things to see and do
164 rd. Canford Cliff GB - Poole BH13 7ES
The beautiful gardens of Compton Acres occupy over 6ha in a rift in the sandstone cliffs. They include rock, Italian, water and Japanese gardens and have flowers in bloom throughout the year. Beautiful sunsets can be admired from the English Garden, ..
Poole Harbour GB - Poole BH13 7EE
Brownsea Island is not far from the town of Poole. It is fringed by inviting beaches along its south shore and has two nature reserves (north and south) that stretch out on either side of a road. The north reserve is a sanctuary for waterfowl. The so..
The Quay GB - Poole BH15 1HD
Situated on Poole Quay, this modern hotel overlooks Poole Harbour. Thistle Poole is a family-friendly hotel with 2 bars, a spacious terrace and an award-winning restaurant. The bedrooms all have Wi-Fi access, tea/coffee facilities and a private bath..
Thames Street, The Quay GB - Poole BH15 1JN
With rooms offering fine Egyptian linen, handsprung beds, and plasma TVs, Hotel Du Vin Poole is just 10 minutes’ walk from Poole Harbour. Its French-style bistro serves the finest local produce, and guests can enjoy expert wine-tasting sessions. The..
8 High Street GB - Poole BH15 1BP
Situated on Poole Harbour quay, The Antelope is just a 10-minute drive from Sandbanks beach. With a 500 year history the hotel’s comfortable rooms also offer free Wi-Fi access. Still retaining part of the original 15th-century building, guests can ..
15 Market Street GB - Poole BH15 1NB
Blue and white French restaurant opposite the Guildhall, in a characterful part of the old town. Bright, cheery interior has a nautical theme; the charming team run monthly gourmet evenings. Tasty, traditional seafood dishes are the draw.
32 Station Rd, Lower Parkstone GB - Poole BH14 8UD
Lovingly run restaurant in a former chemist's shop; its old shelving still in situ. Red-hued dining room with booths and banquettes; Mediterranean-style basement room opens onto the garden. Extensive selection of hearty French dishes.
10-14 Banks Rd, Sandbanks GB - Poole BH13 7QB
Stylish restaurant on the Sandbanks Peninsula, with a drinks terrace, a trendy lounge-bar and a softly lit dining room offering great views across the harbour. Extensive modern menus lean towards well-executed fresh fish dishes and steaks.
Haven Rd, Sandbanks GB - Poole BH13 7LW
7-11 Thames St. GB - Poole BH15 1JN