Towns & Villages
With seven miles of golden sands and sparkling sea, beautiful award winning gardens and watersports galore, the vibrant cosmopolitan town of Bournemouth has it all.
With a wealth of accommodation from B&Bs and guesthouses to boutique hotels and four star luxury, there is something to suit all tastes and budgets. Spoilt for choice? Let us do the hard work for you. Visit bournemouth.co.uk to peruse the vast range of accommodation tailored to meet your requirements and then check prices, not just from our site but also from 20 other key online booking sites to make sure that you get the best deal possible! Or check our the range of places to stay in Bournemouth along with accommodation and hotels in the New Forest.
With a host of events throughout the year including amongst others, the Bournemouth Air Festival, voted the best Tourism Event in the Country by VisitEngland and The Bournemouth Arts Festival by the Sea, showcasing an eclectic mix of extraordinary visitor experiences, there really is something for everyone..
Don't forget to visit the charming Russell-Cotes Museum. It's one of the most important and fascinating museum-houses in the UK, holding collections of international status and reflecting the Victorian fascination with world cultures.
With all this plus a vibrant nightlife, an abundance of restaurants and cafés and enough high street and boutique stores to provide plenty of retail therapy, with the New Forest National Park just a stone's throw away, Bournemouth is your must-visit traditional British destination with a modern twist.
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Forest Arts Centre is the leading venue for live arts events in the New Forest. A former military...9.68 miles away
Welcome to the home of cycling in the New Forest! We are the acclaimed New Forest Cycle Hire, Cycle...10.74 miles away
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Excellent tours and walks in the New Forest and Dorset led by the best local, experienced, and...12.77 miles away
A spectacularly sited, cliff top fort overlooking The Needles Rocks, in the care of the National...13.66 miles away
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The crystal clear waters are a favourite for local swimmers and perfect for the children to paddle....13.81 miles away
Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty overlooking The Needles Rocks and Lighthouse, there's...13.95 miles away
Alum Bay is well known for its multi-coloured sand cliffs and the area is also...13.99 miles away
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Summer bus service offering a great way to explore the New Forest. Linking Lymington, Hythe,...14.7 miles away
St. Barbe Museum explores the unique history of Lymington and the New Forest Coast.
The colourful,...14.83 miles away