Poole Harbour Guide: Poole Dorset

Poole Harbour Guide > Home Page

The Best of Poole

Home Page

About This Guide

Poole Harbour Map

Best Places to Visit

Poole Quay

Poole Quay Pubs

Poole Harbour Cruises

Poole Old Town

Brownsea Island


Sandbanks Ferry

Shell Bay & Studland

Old Harry Rocks


Swanage Railway

Corfe Castle


The Isle of Purbeck

Kimmeridge Bay

Lulworth Cove

Durdle Door

Lulworth Castle

Things to do with Kids

Monkey World

Tank Museum

Tower Park

Kids Clubs

More Things to Do

Poole Parks & Gardens

Poole Park

Compton Acres

Poole Food & Drink

Best Pubs in Poole

Poole Restaurants

Local Breweries

Best Accommodation

Poole Hotels

Guest Houses / B&B

Self Catering

Camping & Caravans

Poole Adventure Activities

Adventure Activities

Walking & Hiking

Cycling & Cycle Hire

Dinghy Sailing





Motor boats

Jet Skiing



Poole Sea Fishing

Coarse Fishing

Poole Quay Crabbing


Poole Best Beaches

Best Beach Guide

Useful Information

Poole Weather

Poole Harbour Tides

Business Directory

Poole Aerial Photos

Website Links

Contact Us

Poole Business Directory

Poole Harbour Guide is a free independent guide to Poole, Sandbanks, Studland, Swanage, Corfe Castle & Purbeck


Poole Watersports


The Watersports Academy (see detailed review & photos)

Offers a wide range of RYA sailing courses. Great location on Sandbanks Peninsula.

Laser Pico & Topaz Omega dinghies can be hired.


Sandbanks Peninsula, BH13 7PS

Tel 01202 708283



Studland Watersports (see detailed review & photos)

Laser Pico, Laser Funboat / Topper Magno for hire.


Knoll Beach, Studland, BH19 3AX



Shell Bay Sailing

Wayfarer, Laser 2000, Topper & Topaz dinghies can be hired by the hour, half day or day.

RYA training centre.


Studland Peninsula, BH19 3BA




Rockley Watersports

Offers a comprehensive range of RYA courses including sailing dinghies, multi-hull catamarans and windsurfing. Rockley Watersports also offer family holidays based around their RYA courses including all accommodation. Windsurfing equipment hire.

Watersports centre at Poole Park BH15 2SF (activities take place on Poole Park boating lake - ideal for the shorter taster sessions) and a large centre at Rockley Point BH15 4RW (Poole Harbour). Their headquarters is at 13 Parkstone Road, Poole, BH15 2NN

www.rockleywatersports.com & www.poolepark.com

Tel 01202 677272




Poole Harbour Watersports

284 Sandbanks Road, Lilliput, Poole, BH14 8HU

Tel 01202 700503




H2O Sports

91 Salterns Road, Poole BH14 8BL

Tel 01202 733744





Studland Sea School (Middle Beach, Studland)

Middle Beach, Studland, BH19 3AP

Tel 01929 450430





Jurassic Tours (Lulworth Cove)

Operations office in Lulworth Cove (opposite the Heritage Centre)

Tours run by Second Wind Watersports based in Weymouth
10 Bowleaze Coveway, Weymouth, Dorset DT3 6RY

Tel 01305 835301

www.jurassic-kayaking.com or www.second-wind.co.uk




Sail Kayak Adventures Poole (Rockley Park, Poole)

Hobie Cat Centre, Rockley Point Beach, Rockley Park, Dorset, BH15 4LZ

Tel 01202 671661





Rockley Poole Park

1 day kayaking course, 2 hour taster sessions and kayak hire. Other activities include dinghy sailing and windsurfing. Watersports take place on Poole Park lake (approx 600 x 600m & average of 1m deep)

Watersports centre at Poole Park BH15 2SF




Poole Sea Safari

Poole Quay Boat Haven, Poole Quay

Tel: 07792820245

www.pooleseasafari.com (or see our own trip photos & Poole Sea Safari review)




Jetski Safaris

Salterns Marina, 40 Salterns Way, Poole, BH14 8JR

Tel 01202 706784





Purple Pelican Boat Hire

Self drive powerboats, no license required

Cobbs Quay Marina, Poole BH15 4EL





Powerboat Training UK

RYA Training Centre running a full range of RYA powerboat courses, motorboat courses, shorebased and PWC training courses.

Cobbs Quay Marina, Poole BH15 4EL






Cyclexperience (Wareham & Norden Park & Ride)

Wareham Train Station, BH20 4AS

Cycles can be rented from the train station in Wareham or from Norden Park & Ride near Corfe Castle (weekends & school holidays). Pre-booking essential.

Tel 01929 556601

www.purbeckcyclehire.co.uk or www.cyclex.co.uk




Hydr8boardsports (Dorset Bike Hire) (Liliput, Sandbanks)

256 Sandbanks Road, Liliput, Poole, BH14 8HA

Tel 01202 708264




Front Bike Hire (Bournemouth Pier)

On the sea front just to the east of Bournemouth Pier

Tel 01202 557007










>> Next Page:


Follow us on Facebook


Poole Harbour Guide 2012: Visitors Guide to Poole Harbour and surrounding places of interest. This is a non-commercial website helping to provide clear, independent information to visitors to Poole. Photos cannot be used without permission.