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Shore Road - Sandbanks Beach (Poole)

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Shore Road - Sandbanks Beach (Poole) - Dorset

© Ruth Sharville and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Thought to be one of the best spots on the south coast, Shore Road is a narrow beach with a promenade on the Sandbanks peninsula. Mediterranean-style cafes, plentiful parking and
great views across the harbour to the Purbeck hills and Brownsea Island.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs not allowed on main beach from 1st May - 30th Sept.

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Activities

  • Jet-skiing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming/bathing
  • Wind surfing

Facilities

  • Toilets
  • Disabled facilities
  • Pub nearby

Nearest town

Poole

Postcode

BH13 7PS

OS grid ref.

SZ 0508 8832

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Blue Flag AwardMarine Conservation Society Recommended