Sandbanks fun for everyone

We’re sure you’ll agree that when it comes to family holidays, it’s best to keep everybody happy. Mum, Dad, teenagers, toddlers and everyone in between all need their own piece of holiday heaven.

That’s why we have developed a luxury four-star hotel right on the beach, focused on family facilities, exciting Kid’s programmes and heavenly hideaway spots for parents!

*For children age 3 years and above as some items not suitable for under 3 years.


Children's Entertainment

Throughout the main *school holidays, our wacky team of entertainers have a full programme of activities designed for younger guests.

The Funsters Team, including Captain Swash and Betty Buckle are a professional cast of actors, entertainers, dancers and singers. All with full DBS checks (previously CRB checks) running fun frolics day and night.

*Please check entertainment dates to avoid disappointment.





Kids Club

Open all day, everyday during school holidays with an exciting programme of high energy games, beach bonanzas, creative play and talent shows. Perfect for children over the age of 4 to keep them active, happy and safe!

*Please check entertainment dates to avoid disappointment.



The Teen Zone

And for big kids, our Teen Zone is a great place to ‘hang-out’. With a cool range of afternoon and evening activities specifically designed for teenagers. It’s a great place to make new friends, have fun and try something new.

*Please check entertainment dates to avoid disappointment.



The Watersports Academy

The Watersports Academy at the Sandbanks Hotel offers thrill seekers, pleasure seekers and family fun seekers a host of exciting water-based activities.

Plus a dedicated Kid’s Club that provides an opportunity to try a host of new and exciting water based sports including windsurfing, paddle-boarding, kayaking, sailing and even ringo riding for all abilities.

RYA youth training courses, instructor courses and kite surfing available for older teens and adults alike.

Our fully qualified and friendly instructors provide the very best tuition, from teaching the basics to refining and developing skills.

Head out on the water



The Leisure Club

Escape to the Hotel’s cosy Leisure Club for a spot of ‘me-time’. Featuring a heated 10-metre indoor swimming pool, sauna and relaxing pool-side recliners. If you’re feeling energetic, there’s a mini gym offering a range of cardio and weight machines.

The pool is open to guests of all ages, although children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult when in the pool. Use of the gym facilities is strictly for people over the age of 18. Membership options are available.




Sandbanks Hair Hub

Sandbanks Hotel is proudly working with Sandbanks Hair Hub offering an enthusiastic and highly talented hair professional dedicated to creating beautiful classic styles, to fashionable up-to-date creations.

The salon is located at the Sandbanks Hotel, next to The Watersports Academy.



Price List

Play Areas

The Sandbanks Hotel has two areas for children to explore and play. Our outdoor pirate themed play area is great for adventure in the sun. For younger children, the indoor soft play area is a safe and exciting environment with parental viewing area.



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