West Bay West Beach (Dorset)

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  • Information

    West Bay beach is a wide sandy beach split by the harbour entrance.

    The high cliffs here were the location for the TV programme Broadchurch starring David Tennant and Olivia Colman.

    Parking, toilets and selection of shops and places to eat.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for West Bay West Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around Bridport, 56 beaches in Dorset, or check our list of Dorset Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Beach Water Quality
    Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
    • Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
    • Good: generally good water quality
    • Sufficient: meets minimum standards
    • Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
  • Tides
  • 7 Day Weather Forecast

    Our weather forecast for Bridport in Dorset is split into two widgets. The first shows a timeline containing temperature, wind, sunrise/sunset and chance of rain, whilst the second shows the forecast for the week ahead including severe weather alerts when available.



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