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Cleanest beach

Bournemouth beach is one of the best beaches in the U.K., close to the town centre and a selection... read more

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Jack C
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Perfect

Miles of golden sand, safe bathing, can be right by the town with all facilities if you want or... read more

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karen d
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed today via mobile

Bournemouth beach is one of the best beaches in the U.K., close to the town centre and a selection of shops along the coast it is easy for me to say I go back year after year and never get bored. Super clean super friendly...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Miles of golden sand, safe bathing, can be right by the town with all facilities if you want or more further afield.

Thank karen d
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic beach!! We had a great time as a family. Our daughter loved it and we will definitely be back!!

Thank Adam K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Early morning the beach is clean following a tractor sweep of the beach. Lovely for all the family. Some parts are dog free. Plenty of bins including recycling. Toilets are clean and well maintained. The beaches get busy in the High season especially near the...More

Thank Malcolm D
Reviewed yesterday

A gorgeous clean sandy beach with activities eg Zip Wire, shops, cafe's etc if you require something to eat or drink.

Thank C3457SGkaren
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When my daughter comes back to me having found “a poo” in the water I generally have a negative reaction. The beach is narrow, very crowded and noisy, and could be much cleaner.

Thank BedfordSputnik
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to get away from the busy life. Great weekend where the sun was out which made the hustle and bustle in the beach buzz.

Thank Kobiz P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visit several times a year.Whatever the weather it is always interesting and people are having fun. Overall the catering is good .There could do to be more catering for families on a low budget. Car parking can be difficult on a busy day. The...More

Thank RRJ55
Reviewed 2 days ago

We used to take our children to Bournemouth for the lovely beach and the safe bathing. However, it has sadly gone down hill. I expect my British seaside resorts to be a bit tacky, but the centre of Bournemouth seafront is bordering on seedy. There...More

1  Thank Vermy100
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As it has been for many one of the best beach anywhere in the UK. Kept very clean and is raked by tractors every morning.

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wazirkhan177
22 April 2018|
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Response from Dilliebubble | Reviewed this property |
The area is BH so anything with that prefix should do it. Or try googling Bournemouth hotels and check a couple of codes. Hope this helps.
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Glai M
19 April 2018|
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Yes, I believe you can. Give the tourist board a call
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Arek H
16 April 2018|
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Response from Cattmumof1 | Reviewed this property |
It varies in temperature in the summer months. The sea can be quite cool but easy to get used to
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