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Better than any overseas holiday

rented a beach hut for 6 weeks & enjoyed every day of it . what can be better than clean sands... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
669iam69
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Ferndown, United Kingdom
A better class of beach.

Alum Chine offers not only a clean beach but also beautiful tropical gardens as well as a large... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
peter W
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

rented a beach hut for 6 weeks & enjoyed every day of it . what can be better than clean sands, clean water & every convenience needed close at hand

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 669iam69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Alum Chine offers not only a clean beach but also beautiful tropical gardens as well as a large adventure playground. I was too old to play in there but it looked fabulous. There are toilets available and showers on the promenade, The advantage that Alum...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love this beach. Been here several times. Very family friendly, kiosk with food and ice creams close by, play park, tropical gardens. An real sanctuary away from the hussel and bussel of main Bournemouth. Saw a life guard patrolling, beach was clean and tidy...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely stunning stretch of coastline, beautiful beaches, clean, well kept. Never crowded due to the size of the beach.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dave T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful sandy beach with good facilities - Italian restaurant and beach kiosks (coffee is like dish water though so don’t bother with that). There is a play area to the back of the beach which looks newish, and also a tropical garden you can walk...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

Amazing beach. Super clean. Sections where dogs are allowed. Restaurants and snacks stall every couple hundred of yards. The beach itself is very spacious and it is possible to reach it by car.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Lisa Q
Reviewed August 5, 2019 via mobile

A beautiful tranquil haven which is a must visit! Sandy beach with clear water which is peaceful even in peak season. Good facilities and accessible parking.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 4, 2019

This part does not seem to get as crowded as central Bournemouth. Lots of tea/ coffee places & toilets

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Janice T
Reviewed August 1, 2019

Such a lovely, clean beach, especially first thing in the morning. The rubbish is cleaned, the beach is levelled and graded, so brilliant. Its like millionaire sunbathing and a swim, and with the Chineside or Harvester for breakfast and a coffee such a excellent start...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank bonjgb1009
Reviewed July 29, 2019 via mobile

It’s unbelievable to see such a huge massive crowd even on Thursday miles long either side. Maybe because of summer holiday. Lots of kids were enjoying their time😊 This is shallow beach. There is play area for kids. It’s better to carry some berries and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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June 24, 2019|
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Response from sukest | Reviewed this property |
As per others who have responded earlier, it depends on who else you have in the car with you. If you have young children/infirm, then there are lots of car parks/parking near the beach, the cost of which is a few quid or... More
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July 21, 2018|
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Rosita L
June 29, 2018|
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Response from Sjc997 | Reviewed this property |
Yes part of the beach does. The main section doesn’t! To be more specific in the summer time, dogs are allowed at: Alum Chine beach between the Alum Chine beach office (Groyne 3) and the border with Poole's first beach... More
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