The Beach Guide

Fishermans Walk Beach (Bournemouth)

Fishermans Walk Beach (Bournemouth) - Dorset

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A stretch of beach popular with locals, Fishermans Walk is located between Southbourne and Boscombe. Mostly sand, with some shingle, the beach has safe swimming, deckchair hire, beach huts and a cafe. Accessed from Southbourne Overcliffe Drive.

Type of beach

Sand & shingle

Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs allowed

Dogs are allowed on parts of the beach throughout the year.

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  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Pub nearby

    Nearest town



    BH5 2EJ

    OS grid ref.

    SZ 1290 9124

    Water quality

    Water quality star rating


    Blue Flag AwardMarine Conservation Society Recommended

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