Burton Hive Beach


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, 57 beaches in Dorset, or check our list of Dorset Dog Friendly Beaches.

No water quality measurement available for Burton Hive Beach.

Burton Hive Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Bridport, Dorset

Expect a temp in the range 2.6℃ to 5.2℃ with wind speed 1.6 m/sec (N)
Tuesday, Nov 30
Expect a temp in the range 6.7℃ to 9.6℃ with wind speed 3.3 m/sec (WNW)
Wednesday, Dec 01
Expect a temp in the range 8.4℃ to 11℃ with wind speed 11 m/sec (WSW)
Thursday, Dec 02
Expect a temp in the range 2.8℃ to 4.9℃ with wind speed 7.4 m/sec (N)
Friday, Dec 03
Expect a temp in the range 4.5℃ to 7.4℃ with wind speed 2.4 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Dec 04
Expect a temp in the range 5.4℃ to 6.4℃ with wind speed 5 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Dec 05
Expect a temp in the range 5.2℃ to 6.6℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (WNW)

Bridport weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK


Burton Hive Beach tide times.


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