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Chesil Bank (Chesil Beach)

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Address: Chesil Beach Car Park Portland Beach Road | Portland, Weymouth DT4 9XE, England
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Miles of beautiful beach

Just beautiful.. the beach goes on as far as the eye can see.. it's so peaceful and pretty.. we actually fell fast asleep in the sun just listening to the waves.. lovely place to... read more

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Just beautiful.. the beach goes on as far as the eye can see.. it's so peaceful and pretty.. we actually fell fast asleep in the sun just listening to the waves.. lovely place to go for a picnic

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Southampton
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Parked in the large P&D car park next to the café/shop/education centre. Very scenic. Walking on the large pebbles can be a little hard going with the wind pounding at you, but very exhilarating and good exercise!

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Thank Elmbird
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Chesil Beach is not just another normal beach. A wonder of natural formation, a long strip of shingle at one end and sand at the other, that is a thing to behold. On a bright sunny day, there is nothing more wonderful than sitting on the shingles (on the end most people visit) and looking out at the wonder of... More 

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Thank Me L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chesil beach is a beautiful place with a beautiful view and coastline with the harbour water sports behind it but I must say from my point of view, it is far more breathtaking coming down the hill from Portland, from where it looks positively Mediterranean and is advisable to be seen from, on closer inspection, the pepoles are hard to... More 

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Thank Dean W
UK
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's made of stones! Like 5cm diameter stones! Can barely walk on it. Can't sit on it. Can't swim. Only the British would find this beach charming.

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Thank noscreennameUk
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We absolutely love walking along Chesil beach and taking photos it's beautiful any time of of the day and any weather but especially at sunset with the sun over the water u really can't get any better

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Thank Esther T
Swindon, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful and peaceful beach. Calm water with views in every direction. Nice to sit down relax and take in the surroundings

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Thank andydmark
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a beautiful cove where Chesil beach meets Portland that is often sheltered from winds and is always quiet yet it has two very good places to eat.The Cove Hotel and a bistro

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Thank Modgala D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My dad said there was a mystery boook which took place here and he said it was not one I should read! But we enjoyed seeing the area

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice shingle beach nice for a walk. Visited early in season so not much open around it. Parking was free as the cafe was closed. Clean and safe area.

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