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Bowleaze Cove Beach

Weymouth, Dorset

A sand and pebble beach backed by cliffs and the sand is covered at high tide.

Beach Type

Sand/pebbles

Facilities

There is a cafe
Shops and a family pub on Bowleaze Coveway
The road leading to the beach
There is an amusement arcade and a funfair

Activities

Swimming
Watersports or the local amusements and funfair

Nature and Wildlife

Walk to nearby ruins the top of nearby jordan Hill.

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

Dogs are allowed all year.

Tourist Information

Weymouth TIC. Tel: 01305 785747 The King's Statue The Esplanade Weymouth Dorset DT4 7AN

Location

Nearest town: Weymouth
County: Dorset
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6346, -2.41831
Postcode: DT3 6PR
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Access

Bowleaze cove is 2 miles west of Weymouth off the A353

Nearest Railway Stations

Weymouth (Approx. 2 miles away)
Upwey (Approx. 3 miles away)
Dorchester West (Approx. 5 miles away)
Dorchester South (Approx. 5 miles away)
Moreton (Dorset) (Approx. 7 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Parking

There is pay-and-display car parking.

Nearby Car Parks

Bowleaze Coveway, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Overcombe, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Beach, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Lodmoor Country Park, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Mount Pleasant, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Weymouth Station North, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Weymouth Station, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Royal Yard, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Pavilion, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Swannery, Weymouth (Long stay).
About 2.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Weymouth