Canford Cliffs Beach Huts & Pavilion Café

Last updated 4th February 2019

The Project

Recommendations for cliff stabilisation works and delivering the development project will be discussed at Borough of Poole Cabinet meeting on 05 February, and at Full Council 19 February 2019 

Cabinet Agenda, 5th February (see item 5)

Planned completion 2020.

Planning permission has been granted to convert the art deco style beach pavilion into a café with terrace, refurbished toilets and 89 new beach huts. 102 existing beach huts are to be re-built and 4 beach huts to be refurbished. Planning Application APP/16/01829/F (Beach Pavilion Café) approved 27th January 2017

  • February 2017: Project on hold due to the cliff slip at Canford Cliffs in February 2017
  • Monitoring cliff stability – read about it at

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Project Details

Budget £4.8 million
Funding £4.4m Borough of Poole, £400,000 Coastal Communities Fund
Project Lead Anthony Rogers, Recreation Manager

Part funded by the Coastal Communities Fund coordinated by the Dorset Coast Forum

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