Bournemouth's sandy shoreline regularly clocks up seaside awards. It stretches from Southborne in the far east to Alum Chine in the west...
Underwater tunnels bring you eye-to-eye with mean-looking sharks, massive moray eels and giant turtles in watery worlds ranging from Key...
Ostentation oozes from almost every inch of this arresting structure – a mash up of Italianate villa and Scottish baronial pile. It was...
Sixty Million Postcards
An oasis of pure funkiness amidst drinks-promotion Bournemouth, Sixty Million draws a decidedly beatnik crowd. Worn wooden floors and...
The seafood and setting are hard to beat – bag a chair on the decked terrace jutting out over the sand, watch the waves lap Bournemouth...
Bournemouth Pier · interesting places nearby
Dorset Cruises information
Dorset's extraordinary World Heritage Jurassic Coast starts some 5 miles west of Bournemouth at the chalk Old Harry Rocks. These 2½ hour cruises cross the mouth of Poole Harbour, providing up-close views of the chalky columns. The stacks used to be massive arches before erosion brought the tops tumbling down – huge scooped-out sections of cliff clearly show how the sea begins the erosion process.