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A definite all-rounder, the city boasts of great accommodation,
exceptional entertainment, water sports facilities and beautiful
gardens. A perfect place for people of all ages to discover,
whether you are visiting with family, partner or just a short get
away alone Bournemouth is the best place to rediscover yourself and
the Earth's natural beauty.
Trains to Bournemouth are available daily throughout Britain.
Although Bournemouth is mainly known for its port, the city also
has a well-established rail network which allows people to come and
visit all year around.
Trains to Bournemouth are served at the following station;
Cheap train tickets to Bournemouth are available when you book
in advance online.
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If you know that you are travelling to Bournemouth ahead of time
you have a great chance of securing a cheap train ticket because
you can plan and book in advance. This type of ticket is called
an Advance ticket. You can
book cheap train tickets up to 12 weeks in advance of
We understand however, that you don't always know exactly which
train you want so now you can also buy our great value range of
Advance tickets and reserve your seat up to 15 minutes before you
board a CrossCountry service, via our website or our Train
Ticket app, subject to availability.
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A perfect get away, Bournemouth is a blend of both English
heritage with its traditional seaside, cafes and landscapes and
modern day attractions, entertainment and shows. Bright Bournemouth
is a bustling seaside city which has the best of both worlds and
has something to offer everyone. We have a list of the best
attractions which we feel are a must - see when you visit
Pump up the adrenaline and be ready to be whisked off your feet,
whether you are a first timer or experienced the ski centre is a
great day out full of activities and settings. The centre is open
all year around and welcomes people of all ages. A great place to
host your event or party, don't miss this exhilarating opportunity
to weave yourself in and out of the exciting ski course set amongst
a beautiful picturesque landscape.
An exciting fun filled adventure theme park, a great day for all
the family to visit. Primarily aimed towards children up to the age
of 12. Visit the Aztec Adventure Play Centre; a huge indoor play
centre which will keep the children entertained for hours. With
plenty of fun filled activities, games and shows there's plenty to
keep you amused throughout the day.
Visit St Peter's Church and see the tombstone of Mary Shelly,
author of the gothic novel Frankenstein. St Peter's church also
includes unusual paintings and stunning stained glass to enjoy
while you're there.
Built in the early 20's, Compton Acres is a perfect
representation of the English heritage. Captivating gardens, scenic
landscapes and a bountiful range of plants, shrubs and trees will
have you walking your way through an enchanting world of English
countryside. The Compton Acres has a license for civil ceremonies
and would be a perfect place to host a wedding, event or party.
The award winning seven mile sandy beach is a perfect place to
lounge around whether you're looking to soak up some sun, build
sand castles or to energise with water sports Bournemouth beach is
guaranteed to leave you feeling refreshed, revived and relaxed.
After all, that's what holidays are all about! So bring along your
bucket and spade for a great day out at one of the UK's best
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