Welcome to Bournemouth and Poole

Bournemouth and Poole has 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.

Bournemouth and Poole has plenty to see and do locally so why not get out there and explore! With staycations set to be popular once again in 2022 now’s the time to book your visit and come and see what we have to offer. However please remember to adhere to the latest government guidelines whilst out and about and plan your trip before you go.


– What to See and Do –

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.

Bournemouth Attractions
Family Friendly Attractions
For great family fun days out for all ages, it’s got to be Bournemouth and Poole.
Poole Beach
Award Winning Beaches
Bournemouth and Poole has some of the best, and safest, beaches in the UK.
Bournemouth  Pier Approach
Fabulous Food and Drink
Local produce, fresh seafood, quaint cafes, chilled out bars and awesome clubs!

– 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!

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Bournemouth 7s Festival

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Shake and Stir Vintage Music Festival

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SandPolo 2022

– Latest News –

Bournemouth awarded the renewal of Purple Flag status for 2021/2022

Bournemouth awarded the renewal of Purple Flag status for 2021/2022

Bournemouth is officially celebrating once more after receiving the news that the town has again…

January 17, 2022
Dolphin Centre calls out to small businesses to trade at Street Market

Dolphin Centre calls out to small businesses to trade at Street Market

The Dolphin Centre in Poole is encouraging small businesses and start-ups to trade at its…

January 17, 2022
Local hospice to urges people to Get Fit again following last year’s success

Local hospice to urges people to Get Fit again following last year’s success

A fitness fundraising initiative unveiled at the beginning of 2021 by Forest Holme Hospice in…

January 15, 2022