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Address: Chichester Way | Mudeford, Christchurch, Highcliffe, Christchurch, England
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07889703519
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Mudeford Quay is a small beautiful corner of the Borough of Christchurch in...

Mudeford Quay is a small beautiful corner of the Borough of Christchurch in Dorset, England.

Situated at the entrance of Christchurch Harbour, Mudeford Quay benefits from spectacular views along the coast, over to the Needles on the Isle of Wight & back to Christchurch town.

Mudeford Quay is made up of two areas, the Quay itself and Mudeford Spit, a natural sandbank which leads to Hengisbury Head all the way to Boscombe & Bournemouth.

The Quay is a hub of activity with beautiful beaches, the lush grassed area ideal for picnics and enjoying the beautiful scenery and the Quayside itself which has a small shops, a pub, a fish stall and plenty of vantage points to watch the world go by.

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Bracing walk

Visited with the family on a cold and windy Feb day. Still a great location and we will be back when it is warmer. The crabbing looks great but also a good beach

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Cullompton, United Kingdom
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Cullompton, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited with the family on a cold and windy Feb day. Still a great location and we will be back when it is warmer. The crabbing looks great but also a good beach

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Mudeford Quay is a 10 minute walk from my house. Still like to visit regularly whether it is for a pint in The Haven or a coffee in the Haven Cafe....ice cream and sit watching the boats plough up 2 Riversmeet or just having a nice walk...Ferry over to Hengistbury Head or go on a boat trip...The Quay is the... More 

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Ruislip
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place to watch kids and some adults "crabbing" on the sea wall. Reminded me of being a kid again. Good café and fresh seafood shop.

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New Forest, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place and visit frequently. It's a lovely harbour where you can take in the sea air, watch families crab fishing, buy locally caught fresh fish or paddle in the sea. It also has some great little eating places to suit al budgets, a playground for the young ones and some gift shops. enjoy :)

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Thank sue2005
Charwelton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love coming to mudeford quay. Once the kids are bored of crabbing they go to the park attached. Us adults have a crabbing completion followed by crab sandwiches. Parking can be a nightmare in the summer so only 4 stars but recommend it. Xx

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Thank RachelNN11
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arriving at our holiday home a quick unpack and an 8 minute walk to one of our favourite spots, Mudeford Quay. The fresh sea air, the sound of the sea, all good for the soul. Can be a windy spot but oh so exciting to see the waves when the wind is in the right direction. It's an excellent spot... More 

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent views across Bournemouth bay and Christchurch harbour looking back across the nature reserve and Christchurch Priory. Take your crabbing gear and some bacon bits for bait and go crabbing all for the price of a car park ticket. Excellent fun for the kids-and dad! Catch the ferry across to the spit and walk up Hengistbury Head. Wonderful 360 degree... More 

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Thank jackbycroft
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed looking out at all the birds- oyster catchers, gulls, egret, redshanks, plovers and cormorants. Loved watching the sand banks appear at low tide. Lots of parking room although expensive. Lots of facilities- toilets, cafe, shop, fresh fish (with pots of cockles) and inn.

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a lovely place and there is I consider an expensive car park. There are facilities to eat and drink and a fresh fish stall, which can sometimes be excellent sometimes be less than good. For families with children, or couples wanting to spend time together, not in the boiling sun, crabbing from the quay. It is neither chalk... More 

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Thank Lindsey C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect spot for dog walking, family walks, crabbing, food, drinks, or just watching the world go by. Busy in summer but thats no surprise. Enjoy a walk from here all the way down to the beach hut cafe for a hot drink, then head back to the quay!

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