Take a cruise with us around in Europe's largest natural harbour, home to the town of Poole, the golden beaches of Sandbanks and Brownsea Island.

From either open deck seating or comfortable saloon you will see stunning views of the exceptional landscape that surrounds it. 

Your 70 minute trip will start on charming Poole Quay with its old buildings and buzzing atmosphere. 

Next you will go past Brownsea Island, home to wildlife and picturesque Brownsea Castle, built to protect against French invasions.

After that comes the Sandbanks Peninsula and the luxurious houses of the ‘Golden Mile’.

Then you will tour the great natural expanse of the harbour. Fronting onto beautiful scenery it helped inspire classics like Lord of the Rings. 

Your ticket includes:

  • 70 minutes cruise around Poole Harbour


Please complete all fields. Children must be accompanied

Cruise Details

Sailing Times & Cruise Days

30th December 2017 - 11th February 2018

Saturdays & Sundays only, sailing times: 11.30, 13.00, 14.30

12th February 2018 - 16th February 2018

Daily, sailing times: 11.30, 13.00, 14.30

17th February 2018 - 18th March 2018

Saturdays & Sundays only, sailing times: 11.30, 13.00, 14.30

29th March 2018 - 28th October 2018

Daily, sailing times: 11.00, 12.30, 14.30, 16.15*

*School holidays only

Departure Pier

Poole Quay

Harbour & Islands Cruise

Online Price until 28th March
Online Price from 29th March
Adult (17+)
Child (5-16)
Infant (0-4)
Family (1A+3C)
Family (2A+3C)

Book online and save 10%. 

Important notice
: Passengers can't disembark and embark at Brownsea Island. The cruise goes around Brownsea Island and won't stop at Brownsea Island.