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The Beaches of Somerset - Weston-super-Mare

THE BEACHES OF SOMERSET. Use the controls to pan or zoom, and click on a yellow marker to view the beach details.

OS Explorer Map 153 Weston-super-Mare & Bleadon HillOS Explorer Map 153 Weston-super-Mare & Bleadon Hill

This map is part of the Ordnance Survey's Explorer series designed to replace the old Pathfinder map series. At 1:25,000 scale this detailed map shows a host of attractions including gardens which are open to the public, nature reserves and country parks as well as all official footpaths, bridleways, roads and lanes. Other facilities covered include: camping and caravan sites, picnic areas and viewpoints, selected places of interest, rights of way information for England and Wales, National Trail and Recreational Path routes, and selected tourist information. The series is aimed mainly at the experienced map user but can be used by tourists and locals alike.

Weston-super-Mare Beach

Weston Super Mare is an established seaside resort. The pier hosts fun-packed family entertainments set on the long sandy main beach. The water quality was declared a Basic Pass as tested by the Marine Conservation Society in 2010 and the water is European designated bathing water. Awarded the Quality Coast beach award in 2009. Facilities include food, toilets, disabled toilets, shops and litter bins. Parking and disabled parking are available. There are plenty of things to do. Local entertainments, amusements on the pier, swimming, with watersports including sailing, windsurfing and jet-skiing. Why not take a visit to the Sea-Life Centre? Please Note: Dog restrictions apply on certain areas of the beach.




Flora and Fauna

Flora and Fauna

Sandy beach

Sandy beach

Cafe, shop or pub

Cafe, shop or pub

Easily accessible

Easily accessible

Family friendly

Family friendly



Dogs on some parts of beach

Dogs on some parts of beach

Walking equipment and outdoor clothes The Good Beach Guide for the UK run by the Marine Conservation Society...Your guide to the best beaches and good water quality.

Nearby accommodation

B and Bs

B & Bs

Harmony Poynt Guest House (1 km)

Church House, Kewstoke (3 km)

Walton House (10 km)

Roedean Guest House (2 km)

Pontins - Brean Sands Holiday Park (6 km)

Burton Row Farmhouse (9 km)

Orchard House (5 km)

Richmond Hotel (1 km)

Algarve Guest House (1 km)

Oak and Glass (1 km)

Caravan and camping holidays

Caravans and Camping

Acacia Farm Certificated Site, Axbridge (10 km)

Batch Nurseries Certificated Site, Weston-super-Mare (6 km)

Rose Tree Touring Park, Weston-super-Mare (5 km)

Southfield Farm Caravan Park, Burnham-on-Sea (5 km)

Cottage holidays


The Hideaway, Weston-super-Mare (6 km)

Hunters Lodge, Weston-super-Mare (6 km)

Old Barn, Weston-super-Mare (6 km)

Sunnyside, Weston-super-Mare (6 km)

Cider Barn, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

The Old Dairy, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Little Wharf, Weston-super-Mare (6 km)

The Bakehouse, Axbridge (9 km)

Apple Barn, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Bramley Barn, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Norton Court Farm, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Cider Barn, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Brae View Cottage, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Coach House, Weston-super-Mare (5 km)

Axbridge cottage, Axbridge (8 km)

Axbridge cottage, Axbridge (9 km)

Axbridge cottage, Axbridge (9 km)

Axbridge cottage, Axbridge (7 km)

Highbridge cottage, Highbridge (5 km)

Axbridge cottage, Axbridge (9 km)

Holm Cottage, Weston-super-Mare (2 km)

Rowan Cottage, Highbridge (7 km)

Honey Acre Cottage, Axbridge (9 km)

Wildberry Cottage, Burnham-on-Sea (6 km)

Mistletoe Cottage, Burnham-on-Sea (6 km)

Challey's Cottage, Axbridge (9 km)

Seaview, Burnham-on-Sea (6 km)

Bramley Cottage, Highbridge (6 km)

Barrowmead Cottage, Axbridge (9 km)

Russet Cottage, Highbridge (6 km)

Maxmills Cottage, Axbridge (9 km)

Four Jays Cottage, Axbridge (8 km)

Rossholme, Highbridge (9 km)

The Gatehouse, Highbridge (9 km)

Westcroft Lodge, Burnham-on-Sea (8 km)

Swallows Loft, Highbridge (8 km)

Yew Tree Cottage, Highbridge (7 km)

Chestnut Cottage, Highbridge (10 km)

Holiday Parks

Holiday Parks

Coast Lodge, Burnham-on-Sea (7 km)

Purn Gold 6, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Mendip Lodge, Burnham-on-Sea (7 km)

Purn Gold 8, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Western Sunset Lodge, Burnham-on-Sea (7 km)

Brean Superior, Burnham-on-Sea (7 km)

Purn Gold 4, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Brean Elite, Burnham-on-Sea (7 km)

Purn Bronze 2, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Brean Lily, Burnham-on-Sea (7 km)

Purn Silver 4, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Mount Pleasant Buttercup, Burnham-on-Sea (7 km)

Brean Lily WF, Burnham-on-Sea (7 km)

Purn Silver 8, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Quantock Lodge, Burnham-on-Sea (7 km)

Purn Silver 6, Weston-super-Mare (4 km)

Delta Lodge, Burnham-on-Sea (7 km)

Local hotels

Local hotels

The Sandringham Hotel (1 km)

New Birchfield Hotel (2 km)

Premier Inn: Weston-super-Mare Lympsham (5 km)

The Beaches, Weston-super-Mare (0 km)

Premier Inn: Weston-super-Mare East (2 km)

Days Inn Sedgemoor - M5 (9 km)

The Commodore Hotel (3 km)

Rookery Manor Hotel Spa (9 km)

BEST WESTERN The Webbington Hotel and Spa (8 km)

The Royal Hotel (1 km)

Beachlands Hotel Restaurant (1 km)

Lauriston Hotel (1 km)

Old Colonial by Marstons Inns (1 km)

Anchor Head (2 km)

Cabot Court Hotel - a JD Wetherspoon Hotel (1 km)

The Grand Atlantic Hotel (0 km)

Woodlands Country House Hotel (10 km)

Royal Grosvenor (1 km)

Daunceys Hotel (2 km)

The Old Rectory Brean (5 km)

Arosfa Hotel (1 km)

Local attractions



Berrow South (9 km)

Berrow: North of Unity Farm (8 km)

Brean Farm (3 km)

Uphill Slipway (2 km)

W-S-M Sanatorium (0 km)

W-S-M Grand Pier (1 km)

W-S-M Marine Lake (1 km)

W-S-M Sand Bay (4 km)

Farms and animals

Farms & animals

Court Farm Country Park (7 km)

Seaquarium (0 km)



Odeon, Weston-super-Mare (1 km)

Somerset Restaurants


Yo-ji (1 km)

Demetris Taverna (1 km)

La Cucina (2 km)