Christchurch - Friar's Cliff

If you are heading to Christchurch in Dorset, one place to visit is the attractive sandy beach known as Christchurch - Friar's Cliff.

This is in line with a traditional seaside resort and is a great place for families to enjoy a holiday or just a day out. This is a beach that offers facilities for all ages as well as a range of activities for everyone to enjoy.

Some of the facilities you can look forward to when you visit the beach include children’s play areas, swimming, canoeing, windsurfing, and a range of other water activities. There are also great coastal walks to be enjoyed here, so you can look forward to taking in the beautiful scenery as you enjoy your walk.

This beach has won the Quality Coast Award and does have a lifeguard onsite as well as boasting excellent water quality. The beach is cleaned on a regular basis, making it ideal for sunbathing and relaxing.

While you can take dogs on the beach at certain times of the year, they are banned between May and the end of September, which is something worth noting if you have a pet dog.

Campsites near Friar's Cliff Beach

There is one Club campsites near Friars Cliff Beach in Dorset.

Verwood Campsite


Why not have a read of our beach camping in Dorset section where you can find information about the key Dorset beaches in and around our Club campsites.

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3 Penny Way
BH23 4TA