Parking near beaches

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Nearest parking for beaches

Branksome Chine

Branksome Chine, off-street car park: BH13 6LP.

108 spaces, 3 disabled.

Beach Road, surface car park: BH13 7BE.

Branksome Dene

Branksome Dene, off-street car park: BH13 6JP.  

150 spaces, 8 disabled.

Canford Cliffs

Western Road, off-street car park: BH13 7BH.  

50 spaces, 2 disabled.

Hamworthy Park

Hamworthy recreation ground off-street car park: BH15 4DJ.

42 spaces.

Lake Pier

Lake Pier car park: BH15 4LR.

63 spaces.


Sandbanks off-street car park: BH13 7QJ.

550 spaces, 5 disabled.

Shore Road

Shore Road off street car park: BH13 7PH.

72 spaces; car park nearby with 12 disabled spaces.

Boat parking

If you have a boat, you can pay to park it at a designated area on Shore Road beach.

Apply for a boat parking permit.

Page last updated: 22 July 2021
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