British Beaches

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Overcombe Beach

Weymouth, Dorset

Overcombe is on the Eastern side of Weymouth, it is approximately 2 miles from the town and harbour.

Beach Type



Beach hire shop



Nature and Wildlife

Coastal walks with great views over Weymouth and portland. Weymouth town centre (see Weymouth town beach) and Lodmoor country park (Weymouth - Lodmoor) are both within walking distance.

Water Quality

Not Tested




Dog restrictions apply.

Tourist Information

Dorchester Tourist Information Centre Antelope Walk Dorchester Dorset DT1 1BE [email protected] 01305 267992


Nearest town: Weymouth
County: Dorset
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6291, -2.43551
Postcode: DT3 6JH
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around , Dorset at Explore Britain.


From Weymouth town centre take the road along the front. signposted Overcombe.

Public Transport

Served by local buses from Weymouth. Weymouth has a train station with direct services to Waterloo.

Nearest Railway Stations

Weymouth (About a mile and a half away)
Upwey (Approx. 2 miles away)
Dorchester West (Approx. 6 miles away)
Dorchester South (Approx. 6 miles away)
Moreton (Dorset) (Approx. 7 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Limited pay and display parking available on the beach. Further parking over the road and at nearby Lodmoor country park.

Nearby Car Parks

Beach, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Overcombe, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Bowleaze Coveway, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Lodmoor Country Park, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Mount Pleasant, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Weymouth Station North, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Weymouth Station, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Royal Yard, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Swannery, Weymouth (Long stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Park Street, Weymouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Weymouth