Destination guide

Walk miles of beach near Bournemouth Beach bed & breakfasts

Bournemouth Beach is home to an incredible 7-mile stretch of beautiful Blue Flag beaches, perfect for any traveller looking for a classic beach holiday. Bed and breakfasts are a wonderful option for any budget in this area, and you can find a B & B near Bournemouth Beach and its many attractions to fit you. Whether you prefer a family-run guesthouse or a more contemporary experience, there is an accommodation that will give you the flexibility and comfort you desire. Consistently voted one of the best beaches in the world, Bournemouth B & B accommodation will treat you to a truly special holiday.


History and culture near Bournemouth Beach villa rentals

If you’re interested in local and regional history, Bournemouth Beach villa rentals put you just blocks away. Christchurch Castle and Norman House offer 12th-century ruins and a riverside house with a genuine Norman chimney and available tours. Not far away is the Christchurch Priory, an Anglican church dating to the 11th century which houses a museum. Boscombe Pier is a historic walkable Victorian pier where you can enjoy a view of the ocean with amusements, theatre, a cafe and rides. St. Peter’s Church, erected in 1879, is a Gothic Revival building with stunning artwork, architecture and statuary.

Restaurants and bars

Enjoy fine dining near Bournemouth Beach holiday homes

Step just outside the door of Bournemouth Beach holiday homes to experience a range of delicious cuisine. The entire town of Bournemouth offers a cosmopolitan selection of eateries, from pub food to 5-star restaurants. If you’re in the mood for ethnic food, you’ll find Chinese, pizza, and Indian places here, and there are international and local food chains. Independent restaurants showcase local and regional dining, while ice cream parlours offer a retro diner experience. You may also indulge in seaside dining right along the coast. Numerous pubs are available to serve basic fish and chips or local delicacies.

Essential info

What to know about Bournemouth Beach holiday cottages

If you’re thinking about a family holiday in Bournemouth Beach holiday cottages, the first thing to know is that it’s quite a safe place to visit, and has been called the best beach in the UK. It offers plenty of outdoor adventure, from 7 miles of sandy beach to Victorian garden strolls and panoramic views from majestic clifftops. There are museums, restaurants, cafes and all of the amenities you want from a travel experience. There’s plenty of transportation options by air, road and rail, so it’s also easy to navigate.

Family friendly

Family fun near your Bournemouth Beach holiday rental

Family fun activities abound near your Bournemouth Beach holiday rental. The Oceanarium is a local aquarium along the seafront with recreated environments including the Abyss, the Mediterranean, Key West, the Amazon and the Great Barrier Reef. The Bournemouth Natural Science Society is in a Victorian building and displays minerals, fossils and an Egyptology collection that will fascinate the kids. Adventure Wonderland is a local family theme park with rides, games, eats and other entertainment aimed at kids up to age 12. Splashdown is a local water park with indoor and outdoor slides with a play area and training pool.

Good for couples

Romantic excursions from Bournemouth Beach holiday lettings

Couples on a romantic holiday will also find much to see from their holiday lettings. Bournemouth Parks offer scenic garden paths with vibrantly coloured flowers, a miniature golf course, and even a tethered balloon. Poole Harbour is a natural harbour where you can walk along a beach with calm surf, or even sail along the waters. Old Harry Rocks are a unique coastal rock formation with cliffside views and scenic walks. Brownsea Island offers wildlife viewing and picnics as well as serene hiking trails. Highcliffe Castle is a 19th-century clifftop mansion with gardens, tearoom and a romantic setting.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bournemouth Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,609 holiday lettings around Bournemouth Beach. From 372 houses to 398 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent Houses near Bournemouth Beach?

Yes, of course. has 372 Houses near Bournemouth Beach. Our other popular types of holiday rentals near Bournemouth Beach include:

  • Flats: 398 holiday lettings
  • Cottages: 715 holiday lettings
  • Bungalows: 715 holiday lettings

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool near Bournemouth Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 179 holiday rentals with pool available near Bournemouth Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available.

Can I book a holiday accommodation directly online or instantly near Bournemouth Beach?

Yes, offers a selection of 1,609 holiday homes to book directly online and 1,104 with instant booking available near Bournemouth Beach. Don't wait, have a look at our self catering accommodations via our search bar and be ready for your next trip near Bournemouth Beach!