Most of the headland remains undeveloped and has been designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest. Access to the beach via a land train from the Hungry Horse cafe.
Bournemouth Hengistbury West Beach is adjacent to the Bournemouth Coast Path.
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The tide at Bournemouth Hengistbury West Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 1:56 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 7:11 AM tomorrow.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 10.1°CDetailed weather and tides »
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Hengistbury Head Visitor Centre (0.3 miles)
Christchurch Priory Church (1.1 miles)
Marvo Mysteries Escape Room Bournemouth (3.9 miles)
Oceana Day Spa (4 miles)
The MacGuffin Project (4.4 miles)
Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum (4.4 miles)
Dorset Day Trips (4.7 miles)
Be At One Cocktail Bar (4.8 miles)
All distances are approximate
just over a mile east as the seagull flies, around 6 miles by road.
around 5 miles east-northeast as the seagull flies, around 9 miles by road.
around 2 miles west as the seagull flies, around 2 miles by road.
around 4 miles west as the seagull flies, around 4 miles by road.
around 5 miles west as the seagull flies, around 8 miles by road.
around 8 miles west-southwest as the seagull flies, around 11 miles by road.
Location: Hengistbury Head, Bournemouth
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: SZ163908
Local Authority: Bournemouth
Nearest postcode: BH6 4EN
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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