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Weymouth seaside resort

Come and stay in the great coastal resort of Weymouth for your Dorset holidays – it’s a fantastic seaside town. Weymouth has everything for holidays… a fabulous huge golden sandy beach, long Georgian era esplanade, a delightful harbour, and loads of fun visitor attractions and activities for everyone to enjoy.

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Picturesque entrance to Weymouth harbour

⇒ Weymouth at a glance

  • Great for holidays with a golden sandy beach
  • Long Georgian era esplanade
  • Right on the Jurassic Coast
  • A lively, fun and enjoyable seaside resort
  • Something for everyone of all ages
  • Enjoy cycling, boating, country and town walks
  • Weymouth SeaLife Adventure Park
  • Jurassic Skyline and many great visitor attractions
  • Museums, exhibitions, events, theatres, gardens and markets
  • A large historic and picturesque harbour
  • Sea fishing off the harbour wall
  • Enjoy a drive along the exceptionally scenic B3157 coastal road

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Weymouth – great for holidays

Great for holidays… this popular and beautiful coastal resort of Weymouth is the perfect holiday destination for Dorset family holidays and, in fact, everyone is welcome!


This coastal resort is of course situated on the Jurassic Coast so it’s also a fantastic base to explore the amazing Jurassic coastline.

Weymouth is a fun and enjoyable choice with so much going on, and the pièce de résistance?… it’s got to be the amazing huge golden sandy beach and its stunning views of the bay and the Jurassic coastline!

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The sandy beach and the esplanade

Great beach, great promenade

Go walking… the long Georgian era esplanade (or promenade) is a great place to walk or just stroll along, or alternatively, walk along the 3 mile golden sandy beach or through the tide line and admire the outstanding views all around.


Along the way there are many places to browse and enjoy, on and off, this delightful esplanade. It’s amazing!

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The harbour road bridge opens up for the boats

Out & about… there’s so much to see and do in Weymouth and the surrounding area, as well as along the Jurassic Coast. There are many, and a large variety, of visitor attractions, events, exhibitions and activities to visit enjoy – both outdoors and indoors! 

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As well as the fabulous golden sandy beach, various attractions include the Jurassic Skyline, Weymouth SeaLife Adventure Park, Radipole Lake Nature Reserve, Greenhill Gardens and Sandworld. There’s are also many and various country & town walks, markets and seafront shops and amusements. So, there’s literally something for everyone!

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The iconic lighthouse at Portland

There’s something for everyone

Relax & dine… or how about a takeaway? It’s your choice so enjoy the resort’s fine and various cuisines available in the many restaurants, eating outlets or takeaway places around the town or surrounding area. There’s also numerous cafes and pubs & bars for drinks or snacks.

The night scene comes alive in Weymouth with various types of entertainment available so it’s a case of just choose what’s for you. It will certainly be an enjoyable night!

tall shipDorset holidays… are easy here in Weymouth. There’s such a variety of places to stay in the town, or along the Jurassic Coast and the surrounding area – so no problem there! There’s all sorts and types of accommodation to choose from such as caravan & camping parks, hotels, B&Bs to cottages etc to hire for weekend or mini breaks or just a day visit – it’s a great place to stay for your Dorset holidays!

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Family fun on the promenade train

Attractions and activities

and shopping… is easy too whether it’s just shopping for the day or browsing the shops in this bustling coastal town during your holiday or stay. Weymouth has high street shops as well as gift shops, beach shops, in fact, all types of shops and markets to explore. There’s also loads of small places for a quick coffee and or a quick snack. Shopping?… Sorted!

seafrontTry fishing?… Being on the Jurassic Coast there’s always somewhere to enjoy some fishing here or in the area. Whether young or old, beginners or experienced, it’s the ideal place to discover fishing or sea fishing off the harbour wall.

For those wanting something different during their holiday stay, it’s possible to travel via ferry from Poole to the Channel islands and enjoy a mini break exploring Jersey and Guernsey.

Come to Weymouth and enjoy a fantastic holiday in this Jurassic coastal town!

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Family fun on the beach

Discover Weymouth on the Jurassic Coast… and explore this great holiday destination!