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Colwell Bay

Located between the Needle Rock and lighthouse and the Port of Yarmouth, Colwell Bay has won the Quality Coast Award and Water Quality Award which has been the highest standard for the last five years.  With a less crowded feel, Colwell Bay is a family beach attracting windsurfers and jet skis which launch from Colwell Chine.


With views over the Solent to Hurst Castle, the beach has numerous amenities for families from beach hut hire to a small beach shop selling everything from bodyboards to ice cream.


Contact details


4 Colwell Chine Road, Freshwater, PO40 9NP


(01983) 752891

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