Things To Do

Poole A bustling Quay, the best beaches in England and the stunning natural harbour make Poole, Dorset a natural first choice on the South Coast. 
Poole guarantees you an exciting summer getaway.
Abbotsbury Abbotsbury Swannery is unique. This is the only place in the world where you are able to walk through the heart of a colony of nesting Mute Swans.
Adventure The award winning Adventure Wonderland park offers guaranteed fun whatever the weather. Now with over 25 family rides and attractions there's even more to enjoy this year within an all inclusive ticket price.
Brittany Sail from Poole to Cherbourg with Brittany Ferries, and you can choose between a relaxing cruise ferry crossing or our high speed service that gets you there in as little as 135 minutes. You'll discover pavement cafes, fine restaurants, shops and traditional street markets, and if you take your car you can pack it full of bargains.
Brownsea Visit Brownsea Island from Poole or Sandbanks. The least expensive crossing is from Sandbanks which incidentally is the original route taken by Lord Baden Powell in 1907 on a yellow boat.
Monkey Come and meet the family at Monkey World, the internationally-acclaimed ape rescue centre near Wareham. Home to over 160 primates rescued from all over the world, the centre is dedicated to educating its visitors about animal conservation and ape rescue.
Pottery Poole Pottery is one of the oldest and most renowned manufacturers. Over the years, our world famous design studio has crafted some of the most famous designs in pottery, with an ever evolving collection that reflects changes in both tastes and the times. From 1873 to the present, Poole Pottery continues to take pride of place in homes and collections the world over.
Lighthouse The largest arts centre outside London with a 669 seat theatre, 1500 seat concert hall, 150 seat studio, 105 seat cinema, Image Lab/ media suite, a large gallery for photography and digital art, a restaurant and three function rooms!
Tower Park Tower Park in Poole is the south coast's largest entertainment centre offering activities for all the family all year round. With a 10 screen multiplex cinema to bingo, bowling and a water park with 12 of the UK's most exciting indoor and outdoor rides, Tower Park is a fun day out for all.
Located just three miles from the centre of Poole.


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We are conveniently situated close to Poole and Sandbanks Beaches and just a short drive from Bournemouth town centre.

Our Bed and Breakfast makes an excellent base to explore all that Dorset and Hampshire have to offer including the stunning Isle of Purbeck, the tranquil New Forest or even Thomas Hardy country near Dorchester.

Please see just some of the local attractions below.