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Sandbanks Beach Office Banks Road, Poole BH13 7QQ, England
+44 1202 708181
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“lovely beach” (79 reviews)
“clean beach” (33 reviews)
“car park” (87 reviews)
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Sandbanks Beach Office Banks Road, Poole BH13 7QQ, England
+44 1202 708181
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Love a drive through sandbanks! Often go around this way and then into Poole! The houses are amazing even just to look at! Stunning views and seems to be a popular attraction for water sports along the stretch! Few places around to grab some food...More

Thank Ashleigh B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stunning Surroundings from Nature. Everything else man made subject to imperfections. Its very peaceful & beautiful. The Number 5o Bus The Breezer from Bournemouth takes you there beware the Driver will direct you to Studlands 3 miles up the road which geographically speaking is accurate...More

1  Thank lazenlondonuk
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

...... cos it's fabulous in many ways. With great beaches, either harbour or ocean views & a ferry to Studland, what could be wrong? Poole council increasing car parking fees AND closing public toilets, to start. There are plans to replace the iconic hotel overlooking...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely family BBQ on the beach ... Areas pre-established with tables and bins to hand. Safe shelving sandy beach for paddling, beach games and family fun.

Thank Amanda A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great beach for a day at the seaside . Safe beach with RNLI lifeguards , arrive early to avoid queuing to get into the quite large car park. Bring plenty of change for the pay and display.. Stroll along and take a gander at the...More

Thank tideway2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went there yesterday & are frequent visitors(weather permitting) in summer it has to be one of the best beaches in the country if not the best superb clear water on blue flag beach with lifeguards

Thank K724QRstepheng
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's a beautiful little town in Poole by the sea. With beautiful beach and on a sunny day with a clear aquamarine sea. There is ferry to Swange and Brownsea island. You can see the old harry rocks from the coast. Makes you forget you...More

Thank Lia I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is by far the best beach on Englands South Coast (excluding Cornwall) we were blessed with beautiful weather during our road trip & we'd always wanted to visit. The harbour is simply picture postcard, all the yachts and rowing boats gently bobbing as the...More

Thank TheExploringShoes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overrated and very expensive area has nice sandy beaches with good views of studland bay and is convient for visiting other places in the area

Thank Stephen308
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You don't have to go far in the Isle of Purbeck We walked 8 miles once we left the coast and headed to the heathland no people beautiful day National Trust jewel on the crown

Thank David L
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What is the parking tariff on bank holiday Monday? And is there free off street car park option at all? Thanks
29 May 2017|
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zoe d
is there parking here and if so what is the cost?
13 March 2017|
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Yes. There is plenty of parking. From Branksome to Sandbanks. Price differs by season. Right now it's £1.50 then goes up per hour in season. I think if you go to Poole council website you will find prices. Canford has street... More
hi what's the weather like hoping to go weekend
26 February 2017|
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