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Getting Around



Travel Options

Beach Lodge is ideally located whether you choose to get around on foot, by car or by public transport. The nearest bus stop is less than 6 minutes walk away where you can travel West to Pokesdown, Boscombe, Bournemouth, Westbourne, Parkstone and Poole or East to Christchurch. Pokesdown Train station is only 17 minutes walk away and there are plenty of taxis too.
Nearest Bus Stop Location: Southbourne Grove
Distance: 6 minutes walk from Beach Lodge
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Yellow Buses

The nearest bus stop for Yellow Buses P2 or P3 services is only 6 minutes walk away in Southbourne Grove. Buses caught on this side of the Grove travel west to Pokesdown train station, Boscombe bus station Bournemouth train station and Bournemouth Square (town centre) where you can get connecting buses to Westbourne, Parkstone and Poole etc. Buses caught on the far side of the Grove travel east to Tuckton and Christchurch. Bus passes can be used Monday to Friday 0930 – 2300 and all day, weekends and Bank Holidays.
Nearest Bus Stop Location: Southbourne Grove
Distance: 6 minutes walk from Beach Lodge
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More Buses

The nearest bus stop for More Buses M2 service is only 6 minutes walk away in Southbourne Grove (outside the Wight Bear micro pub). The M2 travels to Pokesdown train station, Boscombe bus station, Bournemouth town centre, Westbourne, Parkstone and Poole. Bus passes can be used Monday to Friday 0930 – 2300 and all day, weekends and Bank Holidays.
Nearest Bus Stop Location: Southbourne Grove
Distance: 6 minutes walk from Beach Lodge
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Purbeck Breezer -50

The Pubeck Breezer 50 service is a really popular route. You can catch the bus at Bournemouth Bus station (next to the train station, so use Yellow Buses P2 or P3 to get there) or from Bournemouth town centre. It travels to Sandbanks at Poole where it crosses to Shell bay on the chain ferry and then on to Studland (for Old Harry Rocks) and Swanage where you can enjoy traditional British seaside and even take a steam train to Corfe Castle.
Nearest Bus Stop Location: Bournemouth Square or Bournemouth Station
Distance: 6 minutes walk from Beach Lodge to local buses to get to Bournemouth