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Chesil Bank (Chesil Beach)

Chesil Beach Car Park Portland Beach Road | Portland, Weymouth DT4 9XE, England
+44 1305 206191
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An amazing sight

This beach goes on for miles and miles, literally. We drove past it on the way to Portland Bill... read more

Reviewed yesterday
TrisNChris
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
brilliant pebbles

when you think it was used by Barnes Wallace to test his Dambusters bouncing bomb, what a bit of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
wayne w
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Caldicot, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Chesil Beach Car Park Portland Beach Road | Portland, Weymouth DT4 9XE, England
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+44 1305 206191
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Reviewed yesterday

This beach goes on for miles and miles, literally. We drove past it on the way to Portland Bill, then en route back we stopped at an elevated point and the view of Chesil was almost jaw-dropping. When we got to the beach itself, the...More

Thank TrisNChris
Reviewed 2 days ago

when you think it was used by Barnes Wallace to test his Dambusters bouncing bomb, what a bit of history, but it is very relaxing and very long so ideal for walking.

Thank wayne w
Reviewed 2 days ago

Once you climb the mound of pebbles the whoosh of fresh sea air is awesome. Crashy strong waves are wonderfully noisy. Great history and a unique experience for all the family ( elderly may struggle on the climb but might prefer to wait in the...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 5 days ago

The cafe next to the car park was lovely - great food and delicious coffee - very clean and lots on offer. Chesil beach is interesting with the lagoon but you have to walk a fair distance over pebbles - not somewhere I would go...More

Thank 963LucyB47
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love the beach but noticed parking is too expensive at four pounds and then were shocked to find a full days parking was three pounds!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to spend an hour being mesmorised by the sea. Hard walking on the pebbles but when you get to the top it's well worth it.

Thank Dazp79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good old chesil beech use to fish around here when I was young but now have the joy of taking my son here and boy did he enjoy it with 2 hooked on 2nd cast we fished for couple of hours and had plenty for...More

1  Thank shaymus66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An international attraction not to be missed along with stone henge a top must visit...terrific views great sea air a must do

Thank St4ontour
Reviewed 1 week ago

The sunset view over Chesil Beach is absolutely beautiful. If you walk up the hill of the farms, outside the camping site you will get a great view of the sunset. I only wish there were some benches there for people to sit on.

Thank nikolodeon_tv
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely beach very clean pleasant to swim in sea or just for a nice stroll along the sand brilliant for children

Thank Debby N
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Donna D
29 September 2016|
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Response from Marph | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry for late reply but agree with Gregory
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Matthew B
10 July 2016|
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Response from mark c | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, No Idea. I suggest you contact the Aqua Hotel. We stayed there and it seems that it is a hub for Divers. The staff were really helpful for us. Tel 01305 860 269. Post Code DT5 1BT.
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Vikram S
14 July 2015|
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Response from sue513 |
hi, there is a car park for you to use. hope this answers your question. Here is a helpful address to check out, chesilbeach org / access
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