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Travelers to Poole give high marks for the bustling port, top-notch restaurants, and lively bar scene. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its spas. Top sights in the city include Poole Harbour and Brownsea Island.
The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the seaside and these places to visit: Brownsea Island, Poole Park, and Compton Acres. Exploring the waterfront is one of the top activities, while Poole Harbour, Poole Quay, and Sandbanks Ferry Terminal are favorite sights to visit. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Poole Twin Sails Bridge and RNLI College.
In Poole, there are 65 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have ample places to choose from for a perfect holiday retreat. Here are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:
Popular places to see around the area include Bournemouth International Centre, 5.7 mi/9.1 km from the city center, and Bournemouth Beach, which is 5.9 mi (9.5 km) away.
With so many choices for transportation, seeing all of Poole is a breeze. If you want to journey outside of the area, hop aboard a train from Poole Hamworthy Station, Poole Station, or Poole Parkstone Station. You can cross the water on a ferry from the port.