Say Hello to Bournemouth & Poole!

With miles of the most glorious sandy beaches, the worlds second largest natural harbour, hidden islands, rocky outcrops, a world heritage coastline and endless things to do to keep you busy for a lifetime Bournemouth and Poole really has it all!

Bournemouth and Poole

We are privileged to have such a variety of activities to really stir your adrenalin. From watersports such as sailing, powerboating and coasteering to high octane experiences like paintballing, abseiling, bushcraft and much more!

If you are in need of a little escapism then why not try a pampering session or spa day. How about retreating to our fabulous parks and gardens or hit the beach with a picnic. Alternatively why not take up a class to really free your mind whilst meeting some great new friends!

When it comes to eating, drinking and partying, few do it better. We have some of the finest restaurants, bars and clubs for an array of party goers, each delivering a distinct vibe, day and night. And of course Bournemouth is a top hen and stag do destination!

And our holiday accommodation, from top quality hotels to quaint little campsites, will ensure you have the perfect night’s sleep, leaving you energised and refreshed to explore our coast even more.

Finally you can’t beat Bournemouth and Poole for their fantastic events, such as the fabulous (and free!) Bournemouth Air Festival. With an extensive programme of events throughout the year make sure you check out our what’s on guide so you don’t miss out.

So come on…..Let’s Go Out!

What’s the latest in Bournemouth and Poole?

Well look below for our latest blog pieces which feature a variety of topics including local news, tourism updates, upcoming events and special promotions. Plus don’t forget to check us out on Facebook and Twitter where we are regularly promoting what’s on!

Sandbanks Ferry Prices Increase on 1st April 2017

The Sandbanks Ferry will raise some of their costs on 1st April 2017. The price for a car will increase to £4.30, a truck (3500kg+ gvw) to £8.60, and buses and coaches will increase to £8.60. Pedestrians, cyclists and motorcyclists will continue to pay £1 for a single crossing. The cost of books of 10, ...
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Red Arrows to appear at 2017 Air Festival but no Typhoon

Bournemouth Air Festival favourites the Red Arrows will be performing on three days at the 2017 show but sadly the popular RAF Typhoon Display Team are unable to attend due to commitments in Scotland. The Red Arrows will be displaying on Thursday 31st August, Friday 1st September and Saturday 2nd September. They will not be ...
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Mazars adds its support to the Poole Harbour Boat Show

The Poole office of international accounting and advisory firm, Mazars, has announced that it will be sponsoring Poole Harbour Boat Show’s business-to-business lunch. The lunch, which takes place on the first day of the show (Friday 19 May), will see around one hundred of the UK’s leading marine companies coming together with the local business ...
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Bournemouth celebrates English Tourism Week, 25 March – 2 April

Special events, a big wheel & the chance to win a Beach Lodge holiday! As an award winning UK destination, it is fitting that Bournemouth is celebrating English Tourism Week (25 March – 2 April) – with a host of fun events located in some of the resort’s most picturesque locations, the return of the ...
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WIN a pair of tickets to the Circus of Horrors!

The Circus of Horrors celebrates its 21st anniversary as it takes to the road with its latest incarnation “The Never-ending Nightmare”. The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre, brave & beautiful acts all woven into a Alice in Horrorland type story driven by a mainly original soundscape & performed with a forked tongue firmly ...
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Private Dining Offer from Hotel du Vin Poole

The perfect excuse to enjoy great food, great wine and great company at Hotel du Vin. All the things you love about dining at Hotel du Vin but in the privacy of your own dining room. Perfect for a family gathering, special celebration, dinner or party, and for not a penny extra.
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Dream Machines Bike Night back to 26 week season for 2017

Just two weeks ago it was announced that the popular Dream Machines Bike Night season would be reduced to 18 weeks but after local businesses rallied together for volunteers the event has now been re-instated to it’s full 26 week season. With Poole Tourism providing paid Marshals from May to end of August, the support ...
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