Short term hire: locations and hire charges

Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service

On advice from the government regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), we we will no longer be taking beach hut bookings.

Customers who have been affected will be contacted and issued a refund.

See further information about changes to services.


We have a range of beach huts for short term hire at these beaches:

View a map of beach hut locations.


Hire charges


Weekly hire available between 21 March 2020 and 26 September 2020.

Daily bookings can only be made from 7 days in advance of hire start date (excluding winter hire period), subject to availability.

The winter hire period is from 26 September 2020 to 20 March 2021. 

We require full payment at the time of booking. Cancellation or change of booking with more than 1 month's notice will incur a cancellation charge. No refund will be made if less than 1 month's notice is given to cancel a booking.


We accept payment by credit or debit card. You can pay by cash at the Sandbanks Beach Office.


Use our online booking system or call 01202 708181 to make a booking.

2020 short term beach hut charges

  2020/2021 rental prices  Standard hut  Premium hut   Premium plus hut Daily rate 
 Silver  21 March to 27 June  £125  £139  £149  £39
 Silver  5 September to 26 September  £125  £139  £149  £39
 Gold  27 June to 15 August  £179  £225  £255  £49
 Gold  29 August to 5 September  £179  £225  £255  £49
 Platinum  15 August to 29 August  £225  £285  £315  £59
 Winter     26 September - 20 March 2021 - fixed price for whole winter period  £569  £679  £749

Discounts on short term beach hut hire

If you are an Access to Leisure and Learning card holder, you qualify for a 50% discount on weekly beach hut hire during these dates in 2020:

  • 4 April – 25 April 2020
  • 6 June – 27 June 2020
  • 5 September – 26 September 2020

There are no discounts available for daily hire.

Premium Beach Huts/Plus

Premium Huts:

90, 90a, 98, 99 Sandbanks (98 & 99 have water, electric and disabled access), 219a, 220a and 223a Branksome Chine (water, electric and disabled access).

Premium Plus:

108a Sandbanks (double sized balcony level beach hut with water and electric). 45a, 45b, 45c Shore Road (double sized beach huts with water, electric and disabled access).

Page last updated: 27 April 2020
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