Sandbanks Beach

Visit Sandbanks Beach

One of the top UK seaside destinations, famous Sandbanks is an award winning sandy beach and home to some of the UK’s most expensive real estate.

South facing Sandbanks beach is on the peninsula at the entrance of Poole Harbour and gets very busy during the summer months.

In 2012 Sandbanks beach received a special plaque for being the first beach to be awarded a Blue Flag status consistently for 25 years (since 1987).

This beach is …

  • Blue Flag Beach 2021

Have a great day out along the coast.

Dorset Coast Local Links

Play a round of golf at the Highcliffe Golf Course Christchurch Dorset
Enjoy Coastal activities with Jurassic Coast Activites

Boscombe Pier

Header Photo by Will B on Unsplash

Getting There

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

LOCATION: Banks Road, Poole Dorset
Map of Sandbanks 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.

Overlooking the coast UK

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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