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Highcliffe Beach

Shingle and sand beaches ideal for bodyboarding and bathing, plus numerous promenades and cliffside paths to explore.

A series of slopes & paths lead down to beach level. Many paths are gravel. Access at the eastern end via Chewton Bunny is mainly on tarmac paths.

A Café is on the cliff top next to car park. Shops and cafés on Highcliffe high street.

Toilets on cliff top next to café.

Sorry, no dogs on the beach between groynes H4 and H8 from 1 May until 30 September inclusive.

Large car park on Wharncliffe Road.

Lifeguards during July and August.

Horses are not permitted on the seashore between the Saturday preceding Easter Monday and the 30th September (both dates inclusive) in any year between 10am and 9pm.

Times Available:
The Beach is open all year round.
All Year Round
Booking Information:
Booking is not required.
Cultural Provision:
No particular religious ethos.
Referral Criteria:
Self Referral
Are your staff DBS Approved?
Do you have a First Aid Policy?
Do you have Public Liability Insurance?
Recognised As (Scheme):
Free Activity