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Bournemouth Beach tops TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards Best Beaches 2019

WOOOO! THANK YOU ALL! Bournemouth Beach tops the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2019 for Best Beaches AGAIN! Voted #1 in the UK, #6 in Europe & #20 Worldwide!!🌍#LoveBournemouth🏆🌊☀️🤩 www.bournemouth.co.uk

Highlights

  1. Bournemouth's Beautiful Beaches
    Love Beach Life… welcome to seven miles of award-winning beaches! Nestled beneath a magnificent cliff line, the bay enjoys its own micro-climate, some of the warmest sea temperatures in the UK and stunning views.
  2. Bournemouth Beach Huts
    Situated along Bournemouth’s seven miles of award winning beaches there are over two hundred and fifty beach huts available for weekly, daily and period hire.
  3. Accommodation
    Looking for the perfect place to stay? Bournemouth has a huge variety of hotels, B&Bs and self-catering options. Find somewhere to stay in Bournemouth that's perfect for you.
  4. Amazing crispy chicken burger at The Dancing Moose restaurant

    Sometimes when I’m hungry, and I mean really hungry, there’s only one thing which will satisfy the grouchy tummy monster – it must be a big, fat, juicy, tender and succulent BURGER! 

    14 May 2019

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  1. Black disabled friendly taxi parked on Bournemouth overcliff
    United Taxis is the largest taxi firm in Dorset. Based in Bournemouth the 310 strong fleet achieves over 22,200 hours on the roads every single week!
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  2. Shark Wreck Reef new for 2019
    Oceanarium, The Bournemouth Aquarium takes you on a magical underwater adventure above and below the waves.
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  3. Frieda's Teabus outside branksome chine
    Looking for a memorable experience? Frieda’s Teabus will not disappoint!
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  4. Bournemouth's open top sightseeing bus parked near the beach
    City Sightseeing Bournemouth is a fantastic way for visitors to get their bearings in the area, experience our beautiful, dramatic coastline whilst learning some fascinating facts about this spectacular part of the South Coast via open top bus.
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  5. Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf
    Welcome to Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf! Come and embark on a journey and be taken back in time to live the life of a smuggler, this summer.
  6. Bournemouth Pier Arcade family playing sports game yellow ball
    A wide range of entertainment machines and all of the most up-to-date videos and prizes.
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Coastal Chef Series – Manash from Hotel Collingwood

Coastal Chef Series – Manash from Hotel Collingwood

With an abundance of restaurants and eateries across Bournemouth, there’s a huge variety of tasty dishes and cuisines to choose from. We’ll be talking to the best food connoisseurs Bournemouth has to offer to get an insight into the life of a chef and to put our cooking skills to the test with flavoursome recipes!

Mad Hatter and Rabbit at Adventure Wonderland in Bournemouth

Egg-citing things to do in Bournemouth for Easter

If you’re in need of some inspiration then look no further as we have a cracking range of activities, events and entertainment happening all over the resort that will get your Easter break off to an egg-cellent start.

Bournemouth garden on a beautiful sunny day

Spring Hidden Gems in Bournemouth

With a stunning sunny end to February that felt more like late spring, we’re hoping this early burst of sunshine continues, and our minds turn to getting out about to enjoy this beautiful area and all it has to offer.

The Upside Down House located in Bournemouth's Triangle

7 Days, 7 Great Ideas

Whether your kids have boundless energy for outdoor adventures or an insatiable thirst for knowledge, there are ideas for things to see and do in and around Bournemouth.