"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Portland Harbour - Sandsfoot Castle Beach

Portland Harbour Sandsfoot Castle is in Portland Harbour on the Dorset coast. It is a sheltered sandy beach, approximately 300 metres wide, backed by cliffs.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Portland

Local authority: Dorset County Council

OS Grid Reference: SY673772

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Portland Harbour - Sandsfoot Castle Beach

  • Brewers Quay and Timewalk Journey (1m)
  • Sharkys Play Zone (1m)
  • Lakeside SuperBowl Weymouth (1m)
  • Nothe Fort (1m)
  • Blooming Kids (1m)
  • Radipole Lake Nature Reserve (1m)
  • The Weymouth 4 Kids Treasure Trail (2m)
  • Granby Fun Factory (2m)
  • Portland Castle (2m)
  • Weymouth Sea Life Park (2m)
  • Pirate Adventure Golf (2m)
  • Sea Life Adventure Park and Tower (2m)
  • Portland Plateau Walk (3m)
  • SandWorld Sand Sculpture Park (3m)
  • Easton Gardens (4m)
  • Portland Museum (4m)

Tourist Information

Weymouth
Weymouth Visitor Centre
Unit 1, Colwell Centre
School Street
Dorset
England
DT4 8NJ

Phone 01305 561 643
Email enquiries@weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk
http://www.weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 28 July

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
SW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:27 BST
(03:27 GMT)
High Tide
10:57 BST
(09:57 GMT)
Low Tide
16:36 BST
(15:36 GMT)
High Tide
23:33 BST
(22:33 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Tell us what you think about Portland Harbour - Sandsfoot Castle Beach

The Portland Harbour beaches are small and secluded. The beaches are on a spit, just like the neighbouring Chesil Beach starting at the ruins of Castleton Castle. Castle Cove is a small privately owned sandy beach backed by cliffs.

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