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Steam train & boat adventure

East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3AQ, United Kingdom
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from £139 per person
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Take a charming Sea Train Adventure going by boat from Poole to Swanage then jumping on a steam train to pass by Corfe Castle. During your break enjoy a two night stay with dinner both nights and more.

What's included?

  • A Sea Train Adventure experience for two - going by boat from Poole to Swanage then jumping on a steam train to pass by Corfe Castle (worth £23.50pp)
  • A 24h City Cruises sightseeing bus ticket from Bournemouth to Poole (worth £12pp)
  • A delicious three course evening meal in the Atlantic restaurant every evening (worth £24.95pppn)
  • Coffee and a slice of homemade cake on arrival (worth £5.55pp)
  • Two nights accommodation at Ocean Beach Hotel and Spa
  • A full English breakfast each morning

At a glance

  • Your fantastic journey starts in Bournemouth, where you will hop on the sightseeing bus on your way to Poole Harbour. Your adventure will continue going by boat from Poole to Swanage
  • After an hour's spell on the open sea, you will arrive in Swanage. Here you will have plenty of time to take a walk, go shopping or stop for a delicious lunch
  • The last part of your adventure will start at Swanage Railway station, located just 10 minutes walk from the pier. Here you will embark on a steam train that will take you to the picturesque village of Corfe. On this fascinating trip you will get the chance to admire the ruins of Corfe Castle before returning back to Poole by boat

Good to know

  • Guests have access to the hotel's outdoor pool and can also use the facilities at several of the hotel’s sister properties: The Cumberland and the Best Western Hotel Royale
  • The chic Atlantic Restaurant boasts a team of talented chefs serving delicious dishes with locally sourced ingredients
  • The hotel is situated on Bournemouth’s stunning East Cliff overlooking miles of sweeping coastline and golden sandy beaches

Our saving of 47% highlighted on this offer is calculated based on rates displayed on, compared to the Greatlittlebreaks selling price. An example of our discount throughout August is:

On 10/08/2018, this package totals £484.80, to include a two night stay in a Double Room with breakfast and added value extras, as listed above.

Based on the Greatlittlebreaks price you will save 47%. Our discount was checked on 16/04/2018.

Situated on the seafront, overlooking Bournemouth Bay, The Ocean Beach Hotel Bournemouth has an outdoor pool. With a superb cliff-top location, it is just a short walk from the town centre and beaches.Many of The Ocean Beach Hotel’s comfortable bedrooms have a sea view and all feature en suite bathrooms, TVs and hair dryers. Tea/coffee making facilities are provided.
The Harbour Bar and Lounge has a terrace with a sea view, and the restaurant offers poolside views and international cuisine. A 3-course dinner can be booked with your reservation at a discounted advance rate.The Ocean Beach Hotel is part of the Oceana Hotels Resort, where guests can use the leisure facilities at 2 neighbouring hotels, including the Oceana Day Spa at Cliffeside, an Asian inspired Treatment and Beauty Spa. Ocean Beach guests can also use the leisure club at the sister hotel, the Suncliff Hotel, next door. Its facilities include an indoor heated pool, sauna, mini gym and squash courts. Located within the resorts are outdoor solar-heated pools along with a two rosette brasserie, traditional English Pub and a Costa Coffee Shop.The Ocean Beach Hotel is on East Cliff, near the BIC, Pavilion Theatre and gardens. Bournemouth Eye is a 15-minute walk and the train station is just half a mile away.
Further Information



No pets permitted
On-Site Parking is available on a first come first serve basis the following fees will apply - £8.00 per vehicle per night per vehicle per night. Parking permits will be issued at the hotel Reception Desk during check in. Reservation is not possible and fees payable directly to the property on arrival.
WiFi is available throughout the hotel and is free of charge.
Breakfast is served between 7am and 9.30am Monday to Friday and from 8am until 10am at the weekend.
Evening meals are available between 7pm and 9pm.
No pets allowed.


The New Forest
Purbeck Hills
Jurassic coastline 
O2 Academy Bournemouth
Bournemouth Pier
Bournemouth Natural Science Society


By Road

Take the M27 and follow the A31 & A338 to East Overcliff Drive in Bournemouth

By Rail
Nearest Rail Station- Bournemouth 1 Mile

By Air
Nearest Airport- Bournemouth 6 Miles

  • Bar
  • Sauna
  • Swimming Pool (indoor)
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • TV
  • Telephone
  • Room Service (not 24 hour)
  • Hairdryer
  • Parking (Charges may Apply)
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