West Bay Beach

Just a mile due south of Bridport and well-connected to it by buses, West Bay is a bustling village with a selection of pubs and restaurants. A wide, sandy beach is cut in half by the harbour and there is a cliff top walk to Burton Bradstock.

Type of Beach


Dog Friendly?

Dogs are banned from May to September and dog bins are provided outside of these times. dogs are permitted all year on the beach along the East Cliff area only.


Cafes/restaurants. shops. toilets (inc disabled). camp site. caravan park. and slip way.


Car parking is available.


West Bay is signposted from the A35 near Bridport. Less than a 5 minute walk from all car parks.

Nearest Town


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West Bay Beach tide times

  • Thu 6th May

    High 1:36am (4.52m)
    Low 8:29am (1.75m)
    High 2:19pm (4.38m)
    Low 8:55pm (1.80m)
  • Fri 7th May

    High 2:40am (4.70m)
    Low 9:28am (1.52m)
    High 3:14pm (4.61m)
    Low 9:49pm (1.55m)
  • Sat 8th May

    High 3:30am (4.90m)
    Low 10:15am (1.31m)
    High 3:57pm (4.82m)
    Low 10:33pm (1.34m)
  • Sun 9th May

    High 4:12am (5.06m)
    Low 10:55am (1.17m)
    High 4:33pm (4.99m)
    Low 11:12pm (1.21m)

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