Highcliffe Beach

Visit Highcliffe Beach

Award winning Highcliffe Beach on the Dorset coast, is accessible from the clifftop car park, known locally as the Crow’s Nest, where there are public toilets. Next to the car park is the Cliffhanger Cafe where you can grab a bite to eat before (or after) heading down to the beach.

The shingle beach is popular with families with safe swimming areas and stunning views towards the Isle of White.

This beach is dog friendly, however not allowed between groynes H8 and H11 from May 1 September 30. Dogs must be on a lead on the promenade.

This beach is …

  • Seaside Award Winner
  • Great For Families

What to see and do

  • Explore the local coastline

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Places to stay

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Holiday accommodation near this beach

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Getting To Highcliffe Beach

Beach Location

Lyme Regis, 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 Highcliffe 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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