Avon Beach

Visit Avon Beach

Sandy Avon Beach in Christchurch, is on the Dorset coast overlooking the Needles and Isle of Wight. This popular beach is a much loved favourite with families and watersports enthusiasts. There are plenty of amenities, including a Cafe, and beachfront shop. deck chair hire and rows of green beach huts for rent.

A great spot for dog lovers. This beach is dog friendly through the winter season and allowed on the beach between Avon beach car park and Mudeford quay during the summer time.

This beach is …

  • Seaside Award Winner
  • Great For Families

What to see and do

  • Rent A Beach Hut

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Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

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Getting To Avon Beach

Beach Location

Christchurch, Dorset South West England


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train


Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

Map of Avon Beach

Explore the UK coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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