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Brownsea Island Ferries

Brownsea Island Ferry sailing past Brownsea Island

Guide Prices

Please visit the website for details on cruise prices.
Tickets from the Yellow Kiosk on Poole Quay (BH15 1HJ) and Sandbanks - by the chain ferry (BH13 7QN).
Cash only accepted at Sandbanks.
Under 6's go free (not applicable in group bookings).

Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* Some seasonal opening variations - please contact directly or check website.

The Quay
BH15 1HF
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Call direct on:

Tel01929 462383



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
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Recent Reviews:

  • MrsBear49
    Poole, United Kingdom
    Brownsea Island Play
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 3rd January 2020
    We had booked to see the open air Shakespeare play on Brownsea Island and the ticket price included the ferry ride there and back. The boats run regularly from Poole Quay and we had to show the play... Read full review
  • 164kylieh
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Friendly and good service
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 23rd February 2020
    We had a good trip on the yellow boats/ferries. Would suggest a better looking and better service on the 'bar' but other than that no complaints! Read full review
  • 997DanielC
    Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    It beats swimming
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 12th June 2020
    If you want to visit Brown sea island where the scouts were formed over a hundred years ago you can catch a trip on these ferries, just pay for your ticket and once it arrives jump on and it won't be... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Find us at Sandbanks and on the Quay at Poole Old Town – look for the Yellow Kiosk!

Using a Sat Nav? Here’s the postcodes you will need to find us: Poole Quay Yellow Kiosk – BH15 1HJ Sandbanks Yellow Kiosk – BH13 7QN Sandbanks Beach Car park – BH13 7QB

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