The beautiful gardens of Compton Acres occupy over 6ha in a rift in the sandstone cliffs. They include rock, Italian, water and Japanese gardens. Beautiful sunsets can be admired from the English Garden, and there is a splendid westerly view of Poole harbour, Brownsea Island and the Purbeck Hills.
Address:164 Canford Cliffs Road, BH13 7ES Poole
Phone:+44 1202 700778
Price:7.95 £ (children 4.25 £)
Apr-Oct: 10am-6pm; rest of year: 10am-4pm, last admission 1hr before closing