Burton Hive Beach, Bridport, Dorset
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    Burton Hive Beach Information

    Burton beach also is known as Hive beach is a coarse long sandy beach overlooked by cliffs, with this beach and coast spot being one of the main gateways to the Jurassic Coast and the South West Coast Path. The beach is good swimming although tides can be strong and is a popular diving location.

    There are also some great walks to enjoy after a full breakfast or just before a late lunch that start close to the café making it a good day out even in the colder months.

    Facilities include grassy area behinds the beach, parking managed by the National Trust, cafe and toilets.

    A superb beach café is situated right on the Chesil Bank offering superb views of Lyme Bay while you relax and enjoy fantastic food. There’s lots of inside space and a large deck to enjoy in the warmer weather. This eatery is family friendly and very welcoming to all, dogs included.

    Burton Hive Beach has dog restrictions. Burton Hive beach, No dogs between May and October.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 5 beaches around Bridport, 56 beaches in Dorset, or check our list of Dorset Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Beach Bathing Water Quality


    No water quality measurement available for Burton Hive Beach.

  • Tides
  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain today through Friday, with high temperatures falling to 10°C next Saturday.

    Today's Forecast
     Windy throughout the day and rain until evening.
     
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    Sunday, Dec 16th
     Light rain in the evening.
     
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      8:08 am    4:07 pm

    Monday, Dec 17th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon and windy starting in the evening.
     
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      8:09 am    4:07 pm
    Tuesday, Dec 18th
     Windy until evening and rain until afternoon.
     
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      8:09 am    4:07 pm

    Wednesday, Dec 19th
     Foggy starting in the evening.
     
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      8:10 am    4:08 pm
    Thursday, Dec 20th
     Mostly cloudy in the morning.
     
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      8:10 am    4:08 pm

    Friday, Dec 21st
     Light rain in the morning and evening and windy throughout the day.
     
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      8:11 am    4:09 pm
    Saturday, Dec 22nd
     Windy in the morning and partly cloudy until evening.
     
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      8:11 am    4:09 pm

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