Guide to Dorset's beaches

Fishermans Walk Beach

Fishermans Walk Beach

A stretch of beach popular with locals, Fishermans Walk is located between Southbourne and Boscombe. Mostly sand, with some shingle, the beach has safe swimming, deckchair hire, beach huts and a cafe. Accessed from Southbourne Overcliffe Drive.

Type of beach

Sand & shingle

Lifeguard service

1

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs are allowed on parts of the beach throughout the year.

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Facilities

There are many excellent facilities available along Bournemouth's beaches. These include toilets with access for disabled visitors; first aid posts. lost children centres and information offices. Pubs; cafes; kiosks and restaurants serve drinks.

Parking

Roadside parking along the overcliff drive. Various pay and display carparks including the Undercliff Car Park on the beach with access at Boscombe Pier.

Awards

Blue Flag AwardMarine Conservation Society Recommended