"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Poole Sandbanks Peninsular 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 Thursday 24 August

Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 3%
Min temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph

The tide at Poole Sandbanks Peninsular Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 11:30 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 6:37 PM.

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Location: Sandbanks, Poole

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SZ046874

Country: England

Local Authority: Poole Borough Council

Nearest postcode: BH13 7QD

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British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Thu, 24 Aug 2017 07:43:34 +0100