Set in the middle of ten miles of golden sand, Bournemouth Pier is the destination of choice for thousands of families every year.
As well as stunning views across the bay, framed by the Isle of Wight on one side and the Purbeck hills on the other, Bournemouth Pier also boasts a wide and varied selection of attractions, entertainments and retail outlets to make any visit to Bournemouth memorable.
At the entrance of the pier is the Pier Amusements Family Entertainment Centre. Here you will find a wide range of entertainment machines and all of the most up-to-date videos and prizes.
RockReef presents the first pier to shore zip wire! Located at the very end of the Bournemouth Pier and the first of its kind in the world, the PierZip is an experience not to be missed. The RockReef Adventure Activity Centre is also located on the pier and features a wide variety of fun climbing challenges using the Clip ‘n Climb concept, the Pier Cave adventure that includes 3 different levels of challenge and the HighLine aerial obstacle course.
Key West bar and grill, with its wide and varied menu is open all year round serving hot food. Aruba Bar and Restaurant is located above the pier providing beautiful sea views. There are a number of shops where you can buy ice creams, pasties and souvenirs!
If you do visit for a beach walk, why not use the opportunity to explore other parts of the seafront – there’s plenty to choose from. The BCP Beach Check app – free to download for any Apple or Android device, was originally created to monitor the busy beaches but for the winter time it’s the perfect app for finding another beauty spot.
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|1 x carer with disabled person||Free|
|Adult day / season pass||£1.40 per ticket|
|Family day / season pass (2 adults & 3 children)||£4.40 per ticket|
|Junior day / season pass||£1.00 per ticket|
Pier charges apply until 31 October. Please retain your ticket for free entry throughout the season (excludes Bournemouth Air Festival). Free entry in winter months.
|Opening times (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)|
|Monday - Sunday||09:00||- 23:00|
* *times subject to change due to adverse weather
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:
- Very Good649
- WenalFlitwick, United KingdomA charge to go on a pier!!!!Saturday, 23rd April 2022We had intended to take a walk along the pier but when we saw there was a charge, and a long queue, we didn't bother and just watched the zip liners from the prom. Read full review
- Angela OWatford, United KingdomYou have to pay..Saturday, 7th May 2022We paid to get on the pier for 4 adults and twins of 3 were free. This was a surprise had a stroll along the pier and twins loved the rides which was quite pricey!! The Sunday was quite wet too but... Read full review
- Stephen WLondon, United KingdomThe Pier at BournemouthSaturday, 21st May 2022Was recently on Southend Pier, what a let down, much more to do on Bournemouth Pier though still had to pay to go onto the pier to spend large amounts at a ridiculously overpriced Key West Restaurant. Read full review