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Sailing at Weymouth

Sailing at Weymouth

Venue for London 2012 sailing events

Holidays in Weymouth and Portland

Weymouth & Portland, host venue of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic sailing events, is a popular seaside holiday resort.

Weymouth's fine Georgian seafront is an impressive backdrop to the long arc of fine, golden sand.  The views from the bay are spectacular, stretching across the horizon taking in the World Heritage Jurassic Coastline.  Weymouth's beautiful safe, sandy beaches, rich heritage and spectacular coastline make it a firm favourite holiday destination.

In contrast, waves crash against the rocks along the dramatic coastline of the 'Isle' of Portland.  This is an explorers Island with curiosities of history and folklore just waiting to be discovered.

If you're looking to discover more of Weymouth & Portland download the Explore Weymouth & Portland leaflet here.

Accommodation in Weymouth and Portland
Weymouth & Portland has accommodation to suit everyone, from family holiday parks and camping, romantic windswept cottages and seafront hotels and B&Bs with panoramic views. Not forgetting a number of cosy pubs and inns and wealth of self catering agencies to choose from.
Events in Weymouth and Portland
Weymouth entertains thousands of visitors all year round with food festivals, carnivals, sporting challenges and car rallies to name but a few. Download the 2016 Events Calendar here.
Attractions in Weymouth and Portland
There's a wide choice of top visitor attractions to visit whatever the weather in this popular family resort.
Activities in Weymouth and Portland
There are many leisure options in the area including watersports, climbing, bowling and crazy golf!
Restaurants in Weymouth and Portland
Weymouth and Portland offers an assorted mix of cuisine. Try the quirky new pop up restaurants, harbourside seafood eateries or simply enjoy traditional fish & chips on the esplanade.
Public Art in Weymouth & Portland
The public art in Weymouth and Portland is hugely varied, ranging from figurative statues to non-representational works.
Visitor Information Weymouth and Portland Visitor Information
Find all the information you require to make your visit to Weymouth and Portland one to remember.