Shipstal Beach is set within the Arne Nature Reserve that lies to the East of Poole Harbour. The beach is a mix of sand and shingle and is located in a beautiful woodland setting within the harbour.
Parking and cafe available in the Arne reserve car park with paths and wooden walkways taking you through the trees to the beach.
Dog Friendly Beach?
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Shipstal Beach.
Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 57 beaches in Dorset, or check our list of Dorset Dog Friendly Beaches.
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Shipstal Beach, Arne Nature Reserve, Poole, Dorset BH20, United Kingdom
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7 Day Weather Forecast
Poole weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Shipstal Beach Tide Times
Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Shipstal Beach is at Pottery Pier 3.05 km (1.90 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.
Sun 26 Mar
Low Tide at 07:33 (Height 0.97m)
High Tide at 12:02 (Height 2.00m)
Low Tide at 19:45 (Height 1.00m)
Mon 27 Mar
High Tide at 00:29 (Height 1.95m)
Low Tide at 08:23 (Height 1.13m)
High Tide at 12:41 (Height 1.80m)
Low Tide at 20:29 (Height 1.23m)
Tue 28 Mar
High Tide at 01:07 (Height 1.81m)
Low Tide at 09:24 (Height 1.28m)
High Tide at 13:27 (Height 1.61m)
Low Tide at 21:15 (Height 1.43m)
Wed 29 Mar
High Tide at 01:56 (Height 1.67m)
Low Tide at 11:33 (Height 1.31m)
High Tide at 14:30 (Height 1.45m)
Thu 30 Mar
Low Tide at 00:27 (Height 1.46m)
High Tide at 06:38 (Height 1.75m)
Low Tide at 12:52 (Height 1.20m)
High Tide at 19:26 (Height 1.60m)
Fri 31 Mar
Low Tide at 01:28 (Height 1.34m)
High Tide at 07:06 (Height 1.71m)
Low Tide at 13:37 (Height 1.08m)
High Tide at 19:43 (Height 1.61m)
Sat 01 Apr
Low Tide at 02:08 (Height 1.22m)
High Tide at 07:30 (Height 1.67m)
Low Tide at 14:12 (Height 0.97m)
High Tide at 19:57 (Height 1.63m)
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