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Lovely, peaceful place.

It was a lovely, sunny day when we visited the quay. There is ample seating and the views of the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Michael C
Derby, United Kingdom
Lovely Quay, a great place to sit and be!

Christchurch Quay is a lovely spot. It has a meandering path which follows the river and benches... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David R
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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Quay Road, Christchurch BH23 1BU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was a lovely, sunny day when we visited the quay. There is ample seating and the views of the river and the yachts are a delight. The large number of gulls and swans are a bit of a nuisance so the best policy is...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Christchurch Quay is a lovely spot. It has a meandering path which follows the river and benches spaced regularly so you can just soak it all in. There are cafes and restaurants nearby, the magnificent Priory church looks over you and you can hire boats,...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely calming little quay, there was lots of activity whilst we were there, a nice little cafe and art gallery close by, boat trips and boat hire is also available. A nice place to sit and watch the world.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

…seemingly as popular with the many swans, ducks and gulls as it is with the visitors. There always seems to be something going on amongst the boats, boat trips and passing paddle boarders. A delight at any time but, on a sunny day in early...More

1  Thank Tim S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is quaint and picturesque ! Just stroll along the bank and be greeted by the friendly ducks and swans, or take a self drive motorboat for an hour up river, or row yourself ! Enjoy a lovely coffee and cake in the restaurant or...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful place to take a stroll, to look at the birds and, if desired, to feed them. Bird food is on sale in the café for £1 a bag (better than bread!). I've not seen so many swans in one place - they are beautiful...More

Thank ernie09Kent
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Very scenic walk along the river. Good playground for children. Grassy areas to sit and picnic. Swans and ducks aplenty.

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Travelling from Bournemouth by public transport was easy and only a short walk from the stop we pasted the prior we reach this outstanding area . We spent a day at the quay with a boat trip . The area has the mill, play area...More

1  Thank Roger R
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Went for a walk earlier in the day, so peaceful. Warm sun on back fresh air and friendly locals with a good morning as you passed.

1  Thank tinlal
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Beautiful place to visit. Sit and relax. Take a boat trip. Children’s play area and free Splash Park for the little ones. Huge area to picnic and two lovely places to eat or have a drink.

Thank Jennifer J
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Response from Alan F | Reviewed this property |
It was certainly open last week. Unless water restrictions are introduced (and no sign of these yet in the area) I see no reason why it would not be. It might be worth checking on the Council website at the last moment... More