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!

New Dates for Dream Machines Bike Night 2017 Season

Poole’s iconic weekly motorcycle meet, Dream Machines will take place every Tuesday from May to the end of August in 2017 instead of April till end of September. The decision to run the event for 18 rather than 26 weeks has been taken by the organisers, Poole Tourism, due to a lack of new Volunteer ...
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Bournemouth Beach Lodges - Time To Book Your Ovenight Stay Beside The Seaside.

As work continues apace on the installation of the Bournemouth’s new Beach Lodge Development between Boscombe and Southbourne , the project’s official booking website,, has launched and reservations can be made for overnight stays by the shoreline from April 2017.
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Sandstorm beach-based assault course is coming to Bournemouth!

On Sunday 26 March 2017 the first ever Sandstorm will transform Bournemouth Beach into the ultimate seaside assault course. With 20 obstacles over a 5K circuit (twice round for 10K), this one-day-only event – which is organised by lifesaving charity the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) – will see participants battle the sandy terrain, facing ...
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Hidden Bournemouth: Resort rediscovers its roots as the ultimate spa destination

Much acclaimed in the Victorian era for its pine-scented air and medicinally beneficial sea water, Bournemouth’s reputation as one of the UK’s original spa resorts is no secret. Perhaps not so well known is the abundance of clifftop and beachfront hotels that offer wellness breaks and treatment packages in the 21st century. Now, as part ...
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Quay for my Car 2017 line up revealed

The popular weekly car event ‘Quay for my Car’ returns once again in 2017 between July and August and the line up has now been released. Car owners whose vehicle fits the relevant theme that week are invited to come along and mingle with fellow enthusiasts and spectators. It is free to enter however the ...
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Seaside visitors become screen stars this Christmas

As Christmas draws ever closer there are still many ways to get into the Festive Spirit in Bournemouth this year. Pier Approach is already home to much Christmas activity and from now until January 3rd people can also be entertained by a large purpose-built fully interactive Big Screen, perfectly positioned under The Big Wheel!
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Festive fun, exclusive Christmas offers and extended opening hours at RockReef on Bournemouth Pier

RockReef indoor adventure climbing attraction on Bournemouth Pier is getting in the festive spirit and is promoting some exclusive offers, available to visitors throughout the Christmas holiday period – Saturday 17th December until Monday 2nd January. For those who are still too small to participate on the HighLine challenge, RockReef is offering a new additional ...
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