Things to do in Poole
Poole offers so much to so many different places – from water sports through to historic buildings and gardens and kids entertainment.
Beaches in Poole
If you’re looking for soft, sandy beaches then Poole is an ideal location to visit.
The three miles of golden sand in Sandbanks, Poole are famous for their blue flag award-winning status. The award is granted for the cleanliness of the beach and the quality of the sea water.
The beach is patrolled by the RNLI Life Guards during the warmer seasons (find out about the lifeguard season dates).
Water Sports in Poole
The shallow waters of Poole Harbour makes it a popular location for water sports activities like windsurfing, kit surfing and paddle boarding.
You don’t need to bring your own equipment, there are plenty of water sports shops in the area offering equipment to hire or buy, and many offer training for novices, including:
- H2O Windsurfing Poole
- FC Watersports
- Poole Harbour Watersports
- Surface 2 Air Sports
- The Watersports Academy