Surf, rest & play in Poole
Whether it's wildlife, beaches, gardens, history or fine dining with a world class view, Poole is packed with unique experiences and attractions, ready for you to make some unforgettable holiday memories. And the great news? Poole is only 2 hours away from London by train.
A resort for all seasons…enjoy water sports in Europe's largest natural harbour, the south's best beaches including world-renowned Sandbanks. Discover fascinating history on the quayside and when exploring Poole's Georgian Old Town.
Poole Quay and Harbour
Pool's vibrant quayside offers something for everyone. Visit the world famous Poole Pottery shop and studio, enjoy a harbour cruise, or a trip to National Trust Brownsea Island, get hands on with a crab line, bucket and bait or spy the stunning collection of tall ships, fishing vessels and luxury Sunseeker yachts as they enter and leave the busy harbour.
Historic Old Town
Take in the sights of Poole's beautiful old town, using the Cockle Trail leaflet available from Poole Tourist Information Centre, located in Poole Museum. The free entry museum will tell Poole's story with four floors of galleries and displays.
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