Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in West Bay, Dorset
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Britmead B&B accommodation in West Bay, Dorset

B&B Holiday in West Bay on the Dorset Coast

sandy beach at West Bay near  Britmead B&B in DorsetBritmead B&B is only a short walk from West Bay which is situated on the Dorset coast, a part of the World Heritage site “Jurassic Coast” great for fossil hunting it also has lovely beaches and there are facilities for water sports and fishing nearby. You will also find a large choice of pubs and restaurants in West Bay, Bridport and the surrounding area.

Dorset Countryside

Jurassic coastline near Britmead B&B at West Bay in DorsetInland from Britmead B&B you will find the rolling hills of the Dorset countryside with the spectacular hill forts of Maiden Castle and Eggardon. Great for hiking, biking and sightseeing. We have a large private car park, so why not forget about the car and take the Jurassic Coast bus which runs every two hours from Poole to Exmouth and back stopping at Lyme Regis, Charmouth and Weymouth and other seaside resorts on the way.

Bridport - Historic Market Town

Market stall near Britmead B&B at West Bay in DorsetBridport is renowned for its thriving street markets and monthly Farmers' market. On Saturdays, the streets are lined with dozens of stalls selling bric-a- brac and antiques, alongside local produce stalls. It's a bargain hunters paradise! Bridport also has many shops, restaurants and pubs, there is an Arts Centre with a large and varied schedule. There are also other amenities such as the leisure centre with its swimming pool and gym.

Dorchester and Lyme Regis

Our B & B is not far from Lyme RegisA short drive away from our guest house is the historic town of Dorchester, famous for its Roman Heritage and its links to Thomas Hardy. So too is Lyme Regis, Charmouth and the counties of Devon and Somerset. Britmead B&B is an ideal base for exploring the Dorset Countryside.

Activity Holidays

Nearby West Bay offers swimming, sea-fishing, boat trips and spectacular cliff top golf course. Towards Lyme regis there is fossil-hunting, horse riding, golf, hiking, sailing, diving and much more. See links in the column on the right or phone us on 01308 422941 and ask.

Forget about the car...

Portland Bill lighthouse, not far from our bed and breakfastWhy not forget about the car and leave it in our private car park. The harbour and beaches at West Bay are an easy 10 minute stroll and the centre of Bridport is 15-20 minutes in the other direction. Enjoy the stunning coastal views made famous in the ITV drama ‘Broadchurch’.

We are also on the X53 Jurassic Coast bus route, with one bus travelling to Weymouth and Portland then on to Poole in the east, and another to Lyme Regis and then on to Exeter in the west and they run in each direction every 2 hours.

Holiday Links

We look forward to welcoming you to West Bay and this beautiful part of Dorset below are some links to attractions and amenities in and around Bridport and West bay.


The Riverside Restaurant...
Superb seafood restaurant at West Bay.

Hive Beach Café
Popular seaside cafe at Burton Bradstock.

The Olive Tree
Mediterranean cuisine

The Stable
Cider house, pizza and pies


Bridport Radio...
Local laughs, gig guide and useful info.

West Dorset...
West Dorset District Council Tourism.

Jurassic Coast...
The official guide to the Jurassic Coast.

Bridport Arts Centre...

Sport and Leisure
Boat Fishing Trips, Dolphin Watching and Special Charters

Bridport Golf Club...
Our guests receive preferential green fees.

Lyme Bay RIB Charter...
Take a blast across the bay to Lyme Regis.

Bridport Leisure Centre...
Swimming pool, squash courts, gym etc.

Places of Interest in Dorset

Guided cycling and walking tours

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