Map and how to get there
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Nearest travel links
|Airport||Bournemouth Airport 8 km|
|Ferry||Poole 7 km|
|Train station||Pokesdown 650 m|
|Car||Car not necessary|
Activities near Bournemouth
|Sports||Tennis in town, Water sports, Horse riding, Waterpark, Fishing|
|Great for||Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, City breaks, Nightlife, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays|
How to get there
Bournemouth has great transport links and 'LIfe is a Beach' apartment is very easily accessible by all transport types
Travelling from London takes under 2 hours. Travel down the M3 following signs to Southampton then at junction 13 merge onto the M27. Turn onto the A31 at Junction 1 driving through the picturesque New Forest. Turn onto the A338 at the Ashley Heath roundabout to Bournemouth. Bournemouth is signposted clearly throughout the journey. Turn onto the A35 following signs to Boscombe. Turn off the A35 (Christchurch road) onto Chessel Avenue then left onto Browning Avenue. Keswick road is on the right and the property is just 50m further along.
Pokesdown station is only a 10 minute walk away from the property. The station is on the direct line from London to Weymouth via Southampton. Some of the trains do not stop here so check before travel (www.southwesttrains.co.uk) If you get off at Bournemouth station there is a taxi rank and bus station outside the train station. The number 2 yellow bus at Stand 8 travels here. Get off the bus outside The Little Pickle Deli cafe on Christchurch Road. See www.bybus.co.uk for fares and times. Then walk down Browning Avenue for 50m and Keswick Road is on the right. Walk down road for a further 50m and the property is on your right.
Bournemouth airport is around 8km away in Hurn. They run a shuttle service to Bournemouth town centre A1 (see bybus.co.uk)
National Express coaches run to Bournemouth from London, Southampton, Oxford, Birmingham and Manchester (www.nationalexpress.com)