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Hengistbury Head Beach

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We walked here from Bournemouth and this is best part of walk - stunning beach and views. There... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Absolutely fantastic beach, we were lucky the weather was nice so we literally spent almost one day... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cristin C
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We walked here from Bournemouth and this is best part of walk - stunning beach and views. There were two places to buy hot drinks.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely fantastic beach, we were lucky the weather was nice so we literally spent almost one day there. Beautiful sea and surroundings

Thank Cristin C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great headland and beach. Land train to the end if you want and a great visitor centre. If you don’t want to be hit by high parking costs, park further back in the residential area and walk in.

Thank ldimage1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've stopped in Christchurch / Mudeford half a dozen times over the years, this had escaped us for some reason. Little ferry ride from Mudeford, lovely soft sand on the beach, a longish walk or a short train ride to the Café. We'll certainly be...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent the morning here on lovely clean beach with access to toilets and refreshments.There were lifeguards on duty and the gentle slope of the beach made for safe bathing.

Thank Paulrich150
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Caught the ferry from Mudeford to Hengistbury head. Lovely beaches on the South side of Hengistbury. Stopped at the café for an ice-cream and caught the ferry back.

Thank Triciabat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent flat cycle run from Bournemouth pier. Beautiful location and excellent visitor centre with good exhibits and good coffee machine.

Thank TableCrow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hengistbury Head is a stunningly beautiful place to visit for a mixture of reasons. The scenery, beaches and woodland walks are lovely, the place is dog friendly, and, in our view, very well maintained. The only negative comments are the changes to the car parking...More

Thank Dick200
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing view of the sunset. The beach was not cleaned and had a lot of refuse and rubbish strewn on it.

1  Thank Sunil T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful spot! I loved walking there. Breathtaking views and such a lovely way to connect with nature!

Thank AnnaLoren
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22 August 2018|
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Response from afcb-rossco | Reviewed this property |
You are not a million miles away from a Travelodge in Christchurch or PremierInn in Somerford if you have transport or fancy catching a bus.
Susan C
1 August 2018|
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Response from monicajeffress | Reviewed this property |
you will see some planes but you wouldnt get the full feel of the airshow, yes there is parking at HH there is also so much more than the airshow
Nes S
26 July 2018|
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Response from jwgarry | Reviewed this property |
From Christchurch about 2 miles, Bournemouth about 4-5 miles