Bournemouth and Poole

Welcome to Bournemouth and Poole

Bournemouth and Poole really does have it all – miles of glorious sandy beaches, the worlds second largest natural harbour, top family attractions, a host of world class events and endless things to do.

With plenty of indoor and outdoor attractions, miles of golden beaches, a huge harbour for watersports fans and pretty parks and gardens to enjoy, you won’t get bored here! Browse our website for some great ideas and remember to give us a follow on our socials – InstagramFacebookTwitter to keep up to date!

What to Do and See

Bournemouth is the largest resort in Dorset boasting seven miles of sandy beaches, beautiful gardens and parks, great shopping and a vibrant nightlife scene. Poole is home to Europe’s largest natural harbour, blue flag beaches, a bustling quayside and historic old town. The towns have merged together to create one of the UK’s most popular holiday destinations. So what are you waiting for?…Let’s Go Out!

Bournemouth International Centre (BIC)

Castlepoint Shopping Park

RockReef

Pavilion Dance South West

Exciting Events

Bournemouth and Poole has an extensive programme of events throughout the year. Popular annual events include Dream Machines Bike Night, the Bourne Free Pride Festival, the Bournemouth Air Festival and Fireworks. Local businesses and attractions also host their own events from comedy shows to live music, kids clubs to sporting challenges. Make sure to check out our calendar of events regularly to make sure you don’t miss out!

HEADLINE EVENT - DO NOT MISS!

Dream Machines Bike Night

EVERY TUESDAY
HEADLINE EVENT - DO NOT MISS!

Bournemouth 7s Festival

SPECIAL OFFER!
HEADLINE EVENT - DO NOT MISS!

Harry Paye Day – Pirate Fun!

HEADLINE EVENT - DO NOT MISS!

Bourne Free Pride Festival

Latest News

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