Chesil Beach

Visit Chesil Beach

Chesil Beach is an eighteen mile long pebble beach, stretching from Portland to West Bay. This stunning stretch of beach is great for a day out. Go for long walks and take in the uninterrupted views of the coast.

Most of the beach is separated from the mainland by the Fleet Lagoon.

This beach is …

  • A Pebble Beach
  • Great For Long Walks

What to see and do

  • Explore the local coastline

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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 Chesil Beach

Beach Location

, Dorset


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train


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

Map of Chesil 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.

Overlooking the coast UK

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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