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Highcliffe Beach

Dorset, England


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A very attractive area of coast where breakwaters have created a series of cove-like sand and shingle beaches.

Well known for body boarding and swimming. The Cliffhanger Café with toilet facilities is located on the cliff top next to the large car park and offers great views to the Isle of Wight. There is a surfaced wheelchair route from Waterford Road to Chewton Glen. Dogs are not allowed on the beach between Groyne H8 and H11 between 1 May and 30 September, but are permitted on the gravel promenade if on a lead. Highcliffe Castle and Highcliffe village are both a short walk away.

Highcliffe Beach is adjacent to the Bournemouth Coast Path.

Bay Sand Shingle

Weather and tides for Tuesday 23 January

Today
Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 20mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 48%
Min temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 20mph

The tide at Highcliffe Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 2:06 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 9:10 AM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Walkford, Christchurch

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SZ216930

County: Dorset

Country: England

Local Authority: Christchurch Borough Council

Nearest postcode: BH23 5DG

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Visitor information for Highcliffe Beach, Dorset, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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