West Cliff Beach
When visiting our beaches, try to avoid the crowds by viewing our Beach Check page which features a live map and a free application to download showcasing how busy the beache areas are and other useful information that will prepare you for your trip to our wonderful destination.
West Cliff Beach is a vibrant beach close to Bournemouth Town Centre and often referred to as 'Bournemouth Beach' due to its popularity with visitors. It is located to the west of Bournemouth Pier and over a mile long.
There are numerous beach huts dotted along the promenade and plenty of facilities to keep the family entertained including Oceanarium, The Bournemouth Aquarium, the West Cliff Lift restaurants, cafes and kiosks.