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peaceful walking

A very popular place to use for a nice relaxing walk. It is pebbleyand shigley beach. A lot of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
paulrobinson1945
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Swindon, United Kingdom
Great beach

This is a great beach I remember this beach when I was young being un touch but now busy steps are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SimonH1882
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North Weald, United Kingdom
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Highcliffe, Christchurch BH23 5JA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very popular place to use for a nice relaxing walk. It is pebbleyand shigley beach. A lot of people use it for dog walks. The weather is sometimes a little windy but I have been here for short breaks and have been lucky in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great beach I remember this beach when I was young being un touch but now busy steps are some places un safe but nice beach once down there

1  Thank SimonH1882
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pleasing walk on clean sandy beaches with our dog. All areas available from October 1st. Plenty of bins and a rubbish free beach. British beaches at their best.

1  Thank Richysaysrelax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to walk your dog, very clean and easy to access, a lovely place just to stroll along and watch the boats go pass and stop off at quay for a bite to eat or drink.

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love to stroll this popular beach. On a sunny day, winter or summer, there’s nowhere in Britain better than this sandy stretch of sand. There are several cafés between Highcliffe and Mudeford to tempt you to rest a while.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beach is excellent and has terrific views. If you like beaches you will have to go along way to find two beaches together which are so inviting, sandy and vast with great views. Both Avon and Highcliffe Beaches are some of the best beaches...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were here in mid September when it was quiet and serene except for the occasional gust of wind. There are beautiful views from the top and it really is a lovely place to be at this time of year. Slow walks taking in the...More

Thank ripple22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely sandy beach with marvellous views or The Needles and the Isle of Wight. There's a nice cafe at the top of the cliff. The beach is also dog friendly.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walk along from Avon beach you eventually run out of path and beach huts and cafes. Highcliffe is relatively unspoiled, bring your binoculars for birding, enjoy the lushness of the grasses and plants that protect the famously eroding cliffs nearby. Another highlight is the castle,...More

Thank Bern W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a sunny but breezy day in September. The beach is huge, with both sand an shingle, with the pine trees growing right down to the beech edge. Access was down some fairly steep wooden stairs from the car park next to the Highcliff...More

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Natalie B
9 August 2018|
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Response from Rochelle M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I’m probably too late to answer now but yes, you would have to take your own😊
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beds397
14 June 2018|
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I don't think so. To be sure you could check with Christchurch council who is the local authority for Highcliffe.
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davidmatthews853
13 June 2018|
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Response from Roger T | Reviewed this property |
No use car parks,Scooter friendly but zigzag closed from Castle, enjoy your visit
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