Things to do in Sandbanks

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Sandbanks High Street

Eating & Drinking

The Sandbanks area offers a range of waterside cafés, bars and restaurants for all audiences including the acclaimed Rick Stein, Sandbanks restaurant serving classic seafood dishes alongside contemporary Indonesian cooking.

If you're looking for family-fiendly options then look no further than Sandbanks' numerous cafés.

Sandbanks Crazy Golf

Family Fun

Sandbanks beach features a wealth of activities including Crazy Golf and a children's adventure play areay with climbing, swings, etc.

For older children or anyone seeking thrills, watersports equipment is available to hire as well as volleyball, table tennis and slacklining sets.

Sandbanks Beach Walks


Embarking at Sandbanks, walkers can follow the uninterupted beach through Branksome, to Bournemouth town centre, and beyond to Boscombe.

Alternatively, take the Swanage ferry from Sandbanks and explore the stunning vistas of the Jurrassic coast.

Sandbanks Beach Cycling


Although restricted during peak times in the Summer, the promenade offers gentle rolling rides for casual cyclists.

Keen cyclists must be sure to visit Isle of Purbeck (via the Sandbanks ferry) for its varied terrain and beautiful landscapes.