Why Weymouth is a great family destination?


Enjoy beautiful countryside landscapes, lovely beach time and amazing attractions on a great family vacation to Weymouth!

Weymouth has very much to offer when it comes to wonderful family time! Check out the following activities and landmarks you shouldn’t miss whilst visiting this beautiful seaside resort:

Fun at the beach and the sea

If your children love to build sandcastles, the Weymouth beach is the perfect place. With over 3-mile curved expanse of fine sand, your kids will definitely have a great time playing in the sand.  Traditional “Punch & Judy” shows, donkey rides and snail rides are also available.

The sea is wonderful for the whole family to go swimming and splash around on a hot summer day!

The Sea Life Centre

Your children will definitely enjoy the Sea Life Adventure Park and Tower! They can explore and discover, interesting sea creatures as well as adventure under and over the ocean. From crocodiles, seals, and penguins to seahorses and otters, there are over 1000 great creatures waiting to be spotted.

The kids can also learn fascinating new things about sea creatures and also get involved in the Conservation area.

Opening hours:

  • Monday to Sunday: 11:00 – 16:00

Pirate Mini-Golf

Have a great time with a game of miniature golf, perfect for all the family! Besides tackling treasure chests, gunpowder barrels and galleons, the Pirate Adventure Mini-Golf at the Sea Life Centre will also help you learn about the world’s most famous pirates.

Opening hours: Currently closed for winter.

Formula K Go-Karts

Adventure in a fun “children versus parents” competition with go-karts! Single and double go-karts are available, and single drivers must be over 4′ 9″ (1.45m tall). If your children are under this height, don’t worry, they can travel as a passenger with an adult driver.

Opening hours:

  • Monday to Sunday: 10:00 – 18:00


Continue the sand fun at the Sandworld, where you can admire a wide variety of sculptures. From sandcastles to other architectural shapes like animals, objects and even people, the sculptures at the Sandworld are usually preserved with a light PVA solution throughout the duration of a six-month exhibition time.

  • Monday to Sunday: 10:30 – 17:00

Wonderful and comfortable accommodation at the Windsor Hotel!

If you are planning a family vacation to Weymouth, what better place to stay at than the Windsor Hotel? Located directly on the beach, we offer relaxing and elegant accommodation with comprehensive amenities and tasty, freshly cooked breakfast. Get in touch with us today on  01305 786 540 and book your room!