Bournemouth - Southbourne Beach

Located in Bournemouth, Southbourne Beach is a sand and shingle beach that offers a host of attractions, facilities, and amenities for visitors and locals to look forward to. 

Southbourne Beach

Parking near the beach

Getting to Southbourne Beach via public transport is pretty easy, as you can enjoy reliable bus and coach services to get you there on time. In addition to this, you will benefit from a choice of car parking facilities, which are ideal for those who are planning to drive. 

Pet owners will be delighted to learn that dogs are allowed on the beach all year around, so taking your furry friend along with you won’t be an issue.

Popular beach for watersports

This beach is recommended by the Marine Conservation Society and has also won a Blue Flag Award. It offers onsite lifeguard services as well as excellent water quality and a host of activities. Some of the activities you can enjoy here include swimming, fishing, sailing, jet skiing, canoeing, boating, and windsurfing.

You can also benefit from beach hut and pedalo hire.

Campsites near Southbourne Beach

There is one Club Campsite near Southbourne Beach in Dorset.

Verwood Campsite

Check out our Beaches in Dorset section where you can find information about other key Dorset beaches in and around our Club Campsites.

Visitor information

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