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Hengistbury Head

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Address: Bournemouth BH6 4EN, England
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Beach hut paradise

Great walk out to beach huts and sandy beaches. Kids can play for hours and beach gets sandy near the headland.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great walk out to beach huts and sandy beaches. Kids can play for hours and beach gets sandy near the headland.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Pick a nice day , take your dogs, let them run on the beach off the lead provided they are well trained, or wallk them around or through the head, as long as its not too hot, theres a choice of directions with or without shade Nice cafe, free visitor centre, train ride for the kids and adults, open green... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Didn't arrive until about 3pm but a hot sunny day. Car park expensive and paying by phone was a nightmare that took ages but got there eventually. Took the train for £2 each down to the beach huts. Had refreshments at the little cafe and paddled in the sea for an hour or so, digging and collecting shells. Caught a... More 

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

For a peaceful walk and sit on the beach this is the place to go. There is a large car park which gives access to walk and the beach. The only downside was the cost of this car park. £4 for 2 hours. There is no other option to park. There is a cafe and visitor center adjacent to the... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Starlings, skylarks and foxes. Windy with good views and well worth visiting in the evening as well as during visitor centre hours

1 Thank pjl29
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Took a walk down to hengistbury head with the dogs.. always a nice walk but it has been glorious sunshine here the last few days, stopped at the cafe for a drink too and enjoyed it greatly. Would recommend it for familys and dog walkers alike

1 Thank Nik H
Poole, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I personally love going there. The kids enjoy the walks and the views and there is a park not far away.

1 Thank Rebecca H
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A great place to exercise your dog and yourself. Lovely views. Beware the cattle enclosure. There are holes in the wire where your pooch can get in. Lots of cattle with large horns. Beware!

Thank Tony H
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Delightful walk; full of historical and natural history interest. Best early morning before 8 am when the car park is free!

Thank ChrisCBewdley
Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visited with my father in a wheelchair.easy disabled parking.we travelled by the land train in a wheelchair accessible carraige.lovely ride through the woods. It was difficult with wheelchair to get to cafe and disabled loo. Aliitle bit of hard track would be most welcome.It was too difficult for one person... luckily there were two of us to help On return... More 

Thank Elaine D

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