Find Somerset Dog Friendly Beaches
Heading to the Somerset coast with your dog and not sure if they are allowed on any beaches?
This Somerset list of dog friendly beaches will help in planning your next trip to the beach, beaches for dogs near Somerset
Our 2023 Somerset dog friendly beach guide currently has 8 Somerset beaches listed where dogs are allowed with 4 beaches that have some dog restrictions, and there are 2 beaches on which a full dog ban is in operation.
Somerset Beaches allowing dogs
This list shows 8 Somerset beaches with no dog restrictions and can be used all year.
- Brean Down Beach, Weston-super-Mare
- Berrow Beach, Burnham-on-Sea
- Blue Anchor Beach, Dunster
- Lighthouse Beach, Burnham-on-Sea
- Watchet Beach, Watchet
- Doniford Beach, Watchet
- Porlock Bay Beach, Minehead
- Sand Bay Beach, Weston-super-Mare
Note, although dogs are allowed you are expected to keep control of your dog, clean-up after them and some beaches may require you to keep them on a lead. Please check local information sites for any restrictions.
Somerset Beaches that have dog restrictions
This list shows 4 Somerset beaches allowing dogs but with some restrictions. These restrictions could be a time of day, restricted zones, dogs to be kept on a lead or only allowed out of season. Check our beach information page for details of the restrictions in place.
- Clevedon Bay Beach, Clevedon
- Dunster Beach, Dunster
- Minehead Beach, Minehead
- Weston super Mare Beach, Weston-super-Mare
Somerset Beaches that do not allow dogs
This list shows 2 Somerset beaches who do not allow dogs at any time.
Somerset Beaches that we have NO dog restriction information
This list shows 7 Somerset beaches where we have no information on dog restrictions.
- Brean Beach, Burnham-on-Sea
- Middle Hope Beach, Weston-super-Mare
- East Quantoxhead Beach, Watchet
- Greenaleigh Sand Beach, Minehead
- Uphill Slipway Beach, Weston-super-Mare
- Kilve Beach, Watchet
- Portishead Beach, Portishead
If you have visited any of these beaches and can update us then please drop us a note on facebook.
If a Somerset beach is not listed above then we have no information and you will have to check local beach information boards.
Note that we try to keep this dog beach information up to date but restrictions are set by local councils and occasionally we may miss a change.
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