is popular with the locals being quieter than the
other bournemouth beaches. It is a sandy beach
(slightly stony) with good facilities.
Southbourne is a Blue Flag beach.
Local info: There
is a beach office, Lifeguard cover from May through
to September and a Kidzone.
Parking: There are 2 car
parks next to the beach: Warren Edge holds 192 cars,
5 for disabled use, Postcode BH6 4BE. Southbourne
Cross Roads holds 78 cars, 2 for disabled use, Postcode BH6 3NH.
The number 1c Yellow
Bus (from Poole to Bournemouth
Square to Christchurch) stops about 10 minutes walk
away from the beach. It runs generally every 20 minutes
Seafront Information Centre
01202 451781 Bournemouth