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Poole Tourist Information

Poole owes its name to the Saxons who aptly named it after the vast expanse of water that lay before them. Boasting the largest natural harbour in Europe, Poole’s greatest asset hums with activity throughout the year. Great beaches, Poole Old Town and some world class water sport activities all contribute to making Poole a top summer destination in England. Poole’s key attraction for many visitors is her waters. Sandbanks Beach provides 3 miles of golden sand holding more Blue Flag awards than all other British contenders. Nearby, Shore Road and Branksome Chine Beaches are also good swimming spots while a short ferry trip will take you to great beaches at Shellbay and Studland (Studland beach is also famous for its naturists).

Poole Tourist Information

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