20 Best Beaches In Weymouth Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Beaches In Weymouth

We've rounded up the best beaches in Weymouth in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 24 Weymouth beaches to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the beaches we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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People on Weymouth Beach

Weymouth Beach

  • Weymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Weymouth lies within the World Heritage Coast". The central beach is adjacent to the town centre and harbour with lots of activities and amusements d...

A toddler standing on a pebble beach

Bowleaze Cove

  • Weymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head over to Bowleaze Cove, where you’ll discover a great little beach that’s perfect for a family day out. There’s plenty of opportunities to get yo...

Girl standing on a sandy beach

Ringstead Bay

  • Weymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a quiet beach to escape to with the family? Look no further than Ringstead Bay, where the whole family can spend a nice relaxing day, inc...

A toddler standing on a pebble beach

Lulworth Cove

  • Wareham
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Fancy a day spent splashing about in beautiful blue water? Lulworth Cove in Dorset is the place for you then. This sheltered white pebble beach is in...

Hill top view of Durdle Door Beach in West Lulworth

Durdle Door Beach

  • West Lulworth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Durdle Door is one of the most photographed landmarks along the Jurassic Coast because of the rock arch in the sea, formed as a result of the softer...

Kids running on a sandy beach

Worbarrow Bay

  • Wareham
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re looking for a quiet beach where you can relax and enjoy a lovely picnic and listening to the waves, then Worbarrow Bay is the place for you...

A toddler standing on a pebble beach

Kimmeridge Bay

  • Wareham
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’ve got little marine animal lovers in your midsts, then Kimmeridge Bay is a must stop destination. This rocky beach is teeming with wildlife,...

A toddler standing on a pebble beach

Chapmans Pool Beach

  • Swanage
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head on down to Chapman's Pool, where you’ll find a lovely little cove set into the rolling countryside hills. Once you’ve made your way down the cli...

A toddler standing on a pebble beach

Seatown Beach

  • Bridport
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a great day out in the outdoors? Then look no further than Seatown Beach! This shingled beach is tucked away in the countryside, so you’l...

Girl standing on a sandy beach

Charmouth Beach

  • Bridport
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Charmouth beach is a must-stop destination with the kids and comes with all the great things we all love about a trip to the beach. Lay down a blanke...

Clear day at Sandbanks Beach in Poole

Sandbanks Beach

  • Poole
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Sandbanks' south east facing beach, a regular Blue Flag award winner, is sheltered and extremely family friendly with golden sands gradually sloping...

People on cliff at Studland Beach and Nature Reserve in Swanage

Studland Beach and Nature Reserve

  • Swanage
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Studland Beach and Nature Reserve A glorious slice of natural coastline in Purbeck featuring a four-mile stretch of golden, sandy beach, with gently...

Clear day at Swanage Beach

Swanage Beach

  • Swanage
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Swanage Beach Facing east the bay is normally calm and sheltered and good for swimming, sailing and scuba diving. There are no lifeguards but they ha...

A girl showing her hands covered in sand

Lyme Regis Beach

  • Lyme Regis
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Lyme Regis’ harbour, also known as The Cobb, is a great place to head to for a fantastic day out. Set against the curved wall of the harbour, you can...

Sunrise from groyne on Bournemouth Alum Chine

Bournemouth Alum Chine

  • Bournemouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Home to the beautiful Tropical Gardens and has both Green and Blue Flag awards. Alum Chine is a great family friendly area with a pirate-themed child...

Beach huts on sea front on Curious About Bournemouth trail

Curious About Bournemouth

  • Bournemouth
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Bournemouth is a journey of discovery: an exciting glimpse into what makes this glorious seaside town what it is. Resident or just visi...

Kids Playing in the sand on the beach

Bournemouth Pier

  • Bournemouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re looking for golden sands and rolling blue waves, then Bournemouth Pier is the beach for you. Lined with beach huts that you could hire, it’...

Sunset at Hengistbury Head Beach and Reserve in Bournemouth

Hengistbury Head Beach and Reserve

  • Bournemouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

The Hengistbury Head Beach is a south facing sand and pebbled beach with relatively safe swimming, but with no lifeguard cover at any time. Swimming...

Girl standing on a sandy beach

Mudeford Quay

  • Christchurch
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a great beach where you can have a family day out, including the dog? Well look no further than Mudeford Quay! With a golden sand shore a...

A girl showing her hands covered in sand

Highcliffe Beach

  • Christchurch
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head over to Highcliffe beach, where you’ll find a gorgeous stretch of beach made up of a mixture of shingles and sand, and of course the bright blue...

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