Information for families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Branksome Chine Gardens

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Branksome Chine Gardens

Gardens with a path following the stream to the sea with views across Poole Bay.

Branksome Chine Gardens is in both the Beach Road and Branksome Park conservation areas. They also have fantastic views over the Poole Bay Site of Special Scientific Interest.

The gardens are great for long woodland walks between Penn Hill and Branksome Chine seafront.

There’s limited parking on roads near the gardens, or you can use the pay and display car park in Pinecliff Road.

The pedestrian gateway is on Pine Drive near the bowling green car park, or you can access the gardens from Branksome Beach.

Dogs are allowed in the gardens.


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Venue/Contact Details
Branksome Chine
Pinecliff Road
Branksome Park
BH13 6LP
Area coverage
BCP Area
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  • Toilet Available
  • Car Parking
  • Drop off / Collection point
Times and Costs
Opening times:
The play area is an open facility but may shut at dusk, please visit the website for more information.
Further opening details:
  • Evening
  • Afternoon
  • Morning
  • Daily
  • All Year Round
It is free to use the Gardens.
Ages, Booking Details and Referral Information
Booking Information:
Booking is not required.