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Monmouth Beach

Lyme Regis, England
+44 1793 535766
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Campervan parking issues...

We visited the beach today and cycled all along the beachfront path which was lovely in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Lovely walk

I'm a Londoner and have only visited twice but love fossils and beautiful beaches. It would be a... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
London, United Kingdom
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“low tide” (31 reviews)
“fossil hunting” (34 reviews)
“car park” (17 reviews)
Lyme Regis, England
+44 1793 535766
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the beach today and cycled all along the beachfront path which was lovely in the sunshine and sheltered from most of the wind...however there is nowhere listed in the area for parking of camper vans or motor homes which is a big shame...More

Thank suenhelen
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

I'm a Londoner and have only visited twice but love fossils and beautiful beaches. It would be a wonderful place to bring children but keep them away from the cliffs because landslides do happen and I've seen children climb and fossil hunt under them before...More

1  Thank LucyVincenzo
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

It was an early Fall day so it was mild weather. My friends and drove from Bergen County to the beach. We put our feet in the warm waves. There were scatters of couples all about but it was quiet. The sky was beautiful. The...More

Thank KatMom419
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This fossil "graveyard" truly is amazing. Worth the walk even in a pouring rain. Visible only at low tide. If you're lucky you may find your own souvenir ammonite!

Thank sagorin
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Monmouth Beach is a shingle and pebble beach, located directly east of Lyme Regis. It's owned by the National Trust, and named after the Duke of Monmouth landed here in 1685.There is a car-park on the beach front, £2.40 for 2 hours, or you can...More

Thank aramis
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Don't miss a walk to the Ammonite graveyard. It really is! Millions of the things fossilised in the rock. Go at just before low tide, so you don't want to get cut off and caught out, as it can only be seen when the sea...More

Thank StuK72
Reviewed 21 September 2017

lovely beach area of pebbles with spectacular cliffs. The views around the bay are stunning. The beach is a large area and so there is plenty of space. Don't go too near the cliffs without supervision as there are often cliff falls in the area...More

Thank theresalwaysone
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Enjoyable walk along Monmouth beach (pebbles and rocks, so advise walking boots to support ankles). Super plate sized ammonites to view. 12 - 44 enjoyed it!

Thank Adelegoodwin
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were disappointed to find it so difficult to walk on. As one of the few beach areas where dogs are allowed in August, we walked to find it. Our dog was quickly distressed and we had to come away.

1  Thank synil2017
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Look for fossils and enjoy a stroll or just sit and watch the sunset. Full of atmosphere and lovely place to relax.

Thank JEl000
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