Bournemouth Pier

Visit Bournemouth Pier

Popular Bournemouth Central Beach on the Dorset coast is a traditional favourite for the whole family and brings thousands of visitors to the seaside resort town each summer. The wide sandy beach is perfect for getting out the bucket and spade! Take a boat trip, stop for lunch at one of the many restaurants, or simply take a stroll down the pier. There attractions to keep the whole family entertained.

This beach is …

  • Seaside award winner 2021
  • Family Friendly

Have a great day out along the coast.

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Bournemouth Central

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Getting There

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

LOCATION: Pier Approach Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5AA
NEAREST TRAIN STATION:
Map of Bournemouth Central Beach

Explore the UK coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.




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Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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