Guide to Dorset's beaches

Bournemouth beaches

Map featuring Bournemouth beaches. Click on pins to view beach details

The beach guide has 10 beaches listed in Bournemouth.

  1. Alum Chine Beach

    Alum Chine Beach

    Alum Chine is a wide, sandy beach with a paddling pool and a large adventure…

    lifeguarded good surf
  2. Boscombe Beach

    Boscombe Beach

    lifeguarded good surf
  3. Bournemouth Beach

    Bournemouth Beach

    lifeguarded good surf
  4. Durley Chine Beach

    Durley Chine Beach

    Durley Chine is west of Bournemouth's central beach and considered by many…

    lifeguarded good surf
  5. East Cliff Beach

    East Cliff Beach

    lifeguarded good surf
  6. Fishermans Walk Beach

    Fishermans Walk Beach

    A stretch of beach popular with locals, Fishermans Walk is located between…

    lifeguarded good surf
  7. Hengistbury Head Beach

    Hengistbury Head Beach

    Hengistbury Head is a relatively unspoilt and south-facing pebble beach, with…

    lifeguarded
  8. Manor Steps Beach

    Manor Steps Beach

    lifeguarded
  9. Southbourne Beach

    Southbourne Beach

    Southbourne is a sandy beach located in the eastern suburbs of Bournemouth.…

    lifeguarded good surf
  10. West Cliff Beach

    West Cliff Beach

    This long stretch of sand immediately to the west of Bournemouth's pier is…

    lifeguarded