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Hengistbury Head Outdoor Education Centre

Broadway, Bournemouth BH6 4EN, England
+44 1202 425173
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Great ride on the Land Train to get to Mudeford Sandbank beach

After doing some research, we found a nice sandy beach that we wanted to visit with our dog... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Learn to sail safely

The instructors here are brilliant! It's where I have learned to sail From level 1 and once you get... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Barton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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The perfect place to enjoy the great outdoors! We are situated right on the shore of Christchurch Harbour with stunning views over Stanpit Marsh Nature Reserve. With immediate access to the shallow waters of Christchurch Harbour, it is an ideal place to learn or improve on a wide variety of watersports.
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Broadway, Bournemouth BH6 4EN, England
+44 1202 425173

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

After doing some research, we found a nice sandy beach that we wanted to visit with our dog (Mudeford Sandbank beach). However, we could only drive to as far as Hengistbury Head car park (it is 2 pounds per hour. You can pay by coins...More

1  Thank AndrewFromEngland
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The instructors here are brilliant! It's where I have learned to sail From level 1 and once you get to level 2 why not join the adult sailing club? It's a really inexpensive way to take up this amazing sport. So glad I did it...More

Thank Nikisenington
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Would definitely recommend this place for sailing lessons. Staff so friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. Really felt they went out of their way to make it a great day for the group.

Thank Nina A
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Excellent BCU 1* kayak course yesterday. Great instruction and plenty of very useful information on safety for paddling in tidal rivers. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Christine F
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Had an amazing morning stand up paddle boarding. It was really hard work with wind and tide against us, but instructor Kev was very encouraging and reassuring. We all managed a good amount of time on 2 feet. He was very ready to provide a...More

Thank shoo50
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Bought gift voucher for a 3 hr lesson and decided to join in the fun myself. Typically overcast damp bank holiday weather but with wetsuits and lifevests provided we were toasty - even after a few falls into the harbour! A beautiful setting to try...More

Thank Mandy J
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Very good course in a great location. Very small groups and hands on learning.m Instructor was very knowledgable and helpful.

Thank jcstt2016
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We have just returned from 4 days geography field work at the centre with our 38 year ten students. From the start of the organisation of the trip, until the moment we left the centre, the experience has been of the highest quality. The students...More

2  Thank David T
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

Went to the centre as a group of 11 for a team building event. We had a fantastic day out canoeing on the river and playing games, archery and wall climbing. We had a lovely lunch planned out for us and very friendly and competent...More

Thank emada7
Reviewed 24 November 2014

Learning to sail here is made so easy by the way the centre is run, and the exceptional quality of their instructors. Working with a variety of boats, dealing with weather and tides, and protected by quality wetsuits, spray jackets and buoyancy aids, all provided,...More

1  Thank Dianne E
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