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When you visit Weymouth Bay, you will never run out of things to do. With over 250 annual events taking place throughout the year in the Weymouth and Portland areas, you will be able to take part in something fun at whatever time of year you visit.
There is something for everyone; this includes the Quayside Music Festival in May, Pommery Dorset Food Festival in July, Weymouth Carnival in August, and Ironman 70.3 Weymouth in September. Enjoy your stay in Weymouth and make sure you take part in some of these exciting events by booking today.

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Attraction

Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens

CATEGORY:Attraction

TYPE:Gardens & Parks

LOCATION:Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens,
Bullers Way,
Abbotsbury,
Dorset,
DT3 4LA

OPEN DATES:Year round

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The Garden is a mixture of formal and informal flowers, world famous for it’s Camellia groves and magnolias. Noted in Dorset for its Rhododendron and Hydrangea collections and the charming Victorian Garden. Facilities include the Colonial Restaurant, a quality gift shop and a fantastic plant centre where many of the flowers grown in the Garden can be purchased. The Colonial Restaurant is also a superb wedding venue and is fully licensed. Regular events take place at the Garden including the floodlighting of the Garden in October. Hallowe’en is a major feature during the floodlighting when thousands of visitors dress in Hallowe’en costumes and the Restaurant becomes a centre for Hallowe’en celebrations. The Garden is a mixture of formal and informal flowers, world famous for it’s Camellia groves and magnolias. Noted in Dorset for its Rhododendron and Hydrangea collections and the charming Victorian Garden. Facilities include the Colonial Restaurant, a quality gift shop and a fantastic plant centre where many of the flowers grown in the Garden can be purchased. The Colonial Restaurant is also a superb wedding venue and is fully licensed. Regular events take place at the Garden including the floodlighting of the Garden in October. Hallowe’en is a major feature during the floodlighting when thousands of visitors dress in Hallowe’en costumes and the Restaurant becomes a centre for Hallowe’en celebrations. Children under 5 go free. Family ticket based on 2 adults, 3 children Dogs welcome in all areas Distance from Littlesea: 9.6 miles Distance from Weymouth Bay: 10.9 miles Distance from Littlesea: 11.6 miles Distance from Rockley Park: 35.4 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices Dogs welcome in all areas 

Open every day except 18th December to 1st January inclusive, 10.00am to 5.00pm or 4.00pm in winter.

Attraction

Abbotsbury Swannery

CATEGORY:Attraction

TYPE:Wildlife Centre

LOCATION:New Barn Road,
Abbotsbury,
Dorset,
Dorset,
DT3 4JG

OPEN DATES:Year round

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Distance from Littlesea: 6.9 miles Distance from Weymouth Bay: 11.3 miles Distance from Seaview: 11.9 miles Distance from Rockley Park: 34.9 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices.  Dogs are not allowed There are no public toilets inside swannery itself.

Open every day from 18th March to 29th October, 10am to 5pm. ( 26th, 27th & 28th October we will be closing at 4.30pm) Last admissions one hour before closing. Open every day from 19th March to 30th October, 10am to 5pm. ( 27th, 28th & 29th October we will be closing at 4.30pm)   Last admissions one hour before closing.

Attraction

Adventure Wonderland

CATEGORY:Attraction

TYPE:Theme Parks

LOCATION:Hurn,
Christchurch,
Dorset,
Dorset,
BH23 6BA

OPEN DATES:Year round

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Discounted tickets available from Reception Dorset's number one family theme park. Enjoy three parks in one with Adventureland and Wonderland outside and the Wild Thing play centre inside. discounted tickets available from Reception Distance from Rockley Park: 13.8 miles Distance from Littlesea: 39.1 miles Distance from Weymouth Bay: 36.2 miles Distance from Seaview: 36.8 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices.  

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Beaches

Bowleaze Cove

CATEGORY:Beaches

TYPE:Beach

LOCATION:Bowleaze Cove,
Weymouth,
Dorset,
DT3 6PR

OPEN DATES:Year round

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Just a 15 minute walk from Weymouth Bay or Seaview is the sand/shingle/pebble beach of Bowleaze Cove. Here you can enjoy fantastic views over Weymouth and experience the weekly firework displays in the Summer season. Or you can take a walk to the top of Jordan Hill to explore the Roman ruins. Dogs are allowed. There is pay-and-display car parking available. MCS recommended for excellent water quailty. European designated bathing water. Just a 15 minute walk from Weymouth Bay or Seaview is the sand/shingle/pebble beach of Bowleaze Cove. Here you can enjoy fantastic views over Weymouth and experience the weekly firework displays in the Summer season. Or you can take a walk to the top of Jordan Hill to explore the Roman ruins. Dogs are allowed. There is pay-and-display car parking available. MCS recommended for excellent water quailty. European designated bathing water. Distance from Sea view: 1.1 miles Distance from Weymouth Bay: 1.3 miles Distance from Littlesea: 6.1 miles Distance from Rockley Park: 31.6 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices

Place of interest

Brownsea Island

CATEGORY:Place of interest

TYPE:Other

LOCATION:Brownsea Island,
Poole Harbour,
Dorset,
Dorset,
BH13 7EE

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Enjoy fine walks and fantastic views of Poole Harbour on this beautiful 500 acre National Trust island of woodland and wildlife. . Distance from Rockley Park: 7.8 miles Distance from Weymouth Bay: 34.1 miles Distance from Seaview: 34.7 miles Distance from Littlesea: 37 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices.

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