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Weymouth Beach - Dorset

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Weymouth Beach is a curving arc of golden sand adjacent to the town centre, with Weymouth pier at the southern end. The safe, shallow waters are ideal for swimming, and a range of other activities are on offer during summer, from donkey rides to Punch and Judy shows.

Type of beach

Sand & shingle

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs are not permitted on the main sections of Weymouth Central or Lodmoor between 1st May and 30th September.

Dorset dog friendly beaches »

Activities

  • Kayaking/canoeing
  • Crazy golf/putting
  • Diving & snorkelling
  • Swimming/bathing

Facilities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Toilets
  • Disabled facilities
  • First aid point
  • Lost child centre
  • Shop
  • Deck chair hire
  • Beach hut hire
  • Slipway
  • Promenade

Nearest town

Weymouth

Postcode

DT4 7AX

OS grid ref.

SY 6806 7935

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Blue Flag AwardMarine Conservation Society RecommendedQuality Coast Award