COVID-19 Bournemouth - National lockdown from 4/01/2021
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.
Pier open from 9am to approx 11pm. All attractions and restaurant on the Pier are currently shut.
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!
Fishing permits are available per day or with a season pass to fish from the west landing stage of the Pier. Please contact the Tourist Information Centre or the Pier toll booth for information on obtaining a permit.
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|1 x carer with disabled person||Free|
|Adult day / season pass||£1.30 per ticket|
|Family day / season pass (2 adults & 3 children)||£4.20 per ticket|
|Junior day / season pass||£0.90 per ticket|
Pier charges apply until 30 November. Free entry in winter months.
|Opening times (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)|
|Monday - Sunday||09:00||- 23:00|
* *times subject to change due to adverse weather
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:
- Very Good638
- PizzaQueen94Sidcup, United Kingdomnot a pier to pay forSunday, 25th October 2020This is a lovely pier. but I cannot justify paying for it. There are some amusements and great views but otherwise very little you can do there. Snacks etc are majorly overpriced, and don't get me... Read full review
- SurreySunseeker73Surrey, United KingdomTrip Type:CouplesGood views but not much elseTuesday, 3rd November 2020Being a photographer I wanted to go on the pier to get a few photos of the sea. Such a shame you hand to pay, especially at the very end of October! There's not much on the pier especially if you... Read full review
- James DEssex, United KingdomDrinks and foodTuesday, 16th February 2021It was lovely to sit at the pier bar and watch the zip wire in the summer of 2020. Wide range of food and plenty of place to sit outside. Read full review