Guide to Dorset's beaches

Chesil Cove

Chesil Cove

Chesil Cove is the southern extremity of the twenty-nine kilometer pebble bank known as Chesil Beach. The Cove is very popular with scuba divers, especially those with less experience, as the waters are shallow, with little tidal current. Also popular with sea anglers.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

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There are Pubs and cafes nearby.