For retail therapy, shop in comfort at Dorset’s largest covered shopping centre Dolphin Shopping Centre with shops ranging from top high street favourites M&S, Primark and Next to bespoke stores such as Beales and Animal and 1400 parking spaces. More shopping is available on Poole High Street, which winds its way down to the bustling quayside. With events throughout the year there’s plenty to keep kids happy during the holidays, including a drop off crèche facility in the Dolphin Centre.
Just off the Quay in Poole’s Old Town, the lower High Street features many independent shops where you can pick up unique gifts and clothing and thrill your sense of smell with the original Lush shop. Weekly markets take place every Thursday and Saturday on Poole High Street