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Vibrant bars, sandy shores and family fun

Visit Bournemouth

A large town packed with attractions and events, Bournemouth is a hub of activity on the Dorset coast. Often topping the polls when it comes to the UK’s best beaches and beach resorts, this beautiful seaside location has plenty to offer holidaymakers of all ages, with plenty of things to do for adrenaline junkies, families young and old, groups of friends looking for a weekend away, foodies and everyone in between.

Map showing the location of Bournemouth

Bournemouth Cottages

Our Bournemouth holiday cottages will have you located right where the action is, so you can enjoy whatever it is your heart desires, from the exhilarating to the easy-going.

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Dorset beach guide

Our handy guide showcases all of the wonderful beaches in Dorset


A fossil finding guide

The world-renowned Jurassic Coast is an incredible UK destination to go fossil hunting. Discover ammonites, bivalves and brachiopods at the beaches lining beautiful Dorset.

Your guide to Dorset beaches

The beaches in Dorset, alongside the many other beautiful coastal locations, make the county one of the UK's most perfect holiday destinations. With nearly 100 miles of coastline to be enjoyed, it's no surprise that some of the country’s best beaches are found here. From the historic Jurassic Coast, where fossils await, to the town beaches in Bournemouth and Poole, there's a beach for everyone.

A total variation

Recognised as having one of the UK’s best beaches, it’s a popular destination for visitors of all ages, with activities to suit all thrill levels.

Laze in the picturesque gardens, head up high in the Bournemouth Balloon, try your hand at surfing, or if you’re really feeling brave make your way to the adventure centre and head down the 250m zip wire from the pier to the beach.

Events throughout the year draw in the crowds with Bournemouth Air Festival offering an exhilarating experience for all, whilst the annual German Christmas market has chalets galore to wander and feel the festive spirit.

With plenty of shops and restaurants to enjoy, be sure to head out after dark to make the most of the town’s nightlife, with lots of shows to be enjoyed at the Pavilion and O2 Academy too.

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