Monmouth Beach

Visit Monmouth Beach

Monmouth Beach just to the West of Lyme Regis and the famous Cobb Harbour running towards Pinhay Bay.

This seaside resort area is part of the Jurassic Coast, The beach is popular with fossils hunters and famous for the Ammonite Graveyard on the beach. This is limestone pavement with hundreds of giant ammonites embeded in it.

Did you Know? The beach is named after The Duke of Monmouth, who landed there with his troops in 1865.

There is a carpark right on the seafront, and beach huts available for hire making it an ideal location for families.

This beach is …

  • Dog Friendly
  • Great for fossil hunting

Have a great day out along the coast.

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Getting There

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

LOCATION: Lyme Regis, Dorset
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