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Poole Sandbanks Peninsula Beach

Dorset, England

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A family friendly beach that slowly and gradually slopes away, ensuring it is safe for even the smallest of children.

The fine golden sand and excellent array of facilities make it very popular in the summer months. Access for the disabled is very good and special sand wheelchairs are available. A wide selection of activities is on offer including, crazy golf/putting, beach shop, and a range of watersports including windsurfing, sailing and paddle boats. Seafront cafe and other food outlets are situated along the promenade. A marked swim zone and a lost children patrol add to the safety of the beach. Lifeguards are on duty between May and September.


Weather and tides for Saturday 15 June

Chance of rain 96%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 27mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 6%
Min temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 18mph

The tide at Poole Sandbanks Peninsula Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 11:20 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 8:25 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   14.6°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Poole Sandbanks Peninsula Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Land & Wave (0.2 miles)
Brownsea Island (0.4 miles)
Jetski Safaris (1.4 miles)
RNLI College Discovery Tour (3 miles)
Studland beach and Nature Reserve (3 miles)
Studland Stables (3.1 miles)
U-Escape (3.1 miles)
Old Harry Rocks (3.3 miles)
Dorset Day Trips (3.4 miles)
Be At One Cocktail Bar (3.4 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Sandbanks, Poole

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SZ044875

Country: England

Local Authority: Poole

Nearest postcode: BH13 7QB

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Visitor information for Poole Sandbanks Peninsula Beach, Dorset, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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