Things to do in Weymouth for Groups
There’s so much to see and so many things to do for groups in Weymouth all year round. That’s why we are consistently chosen as one of the preferred destinations for group travel of all sizes, from these shores and beyond. Plus, with £100 million invested in upgrades since the 2012 Olympics, these days we are even more accommodating for all kinds of group trips to Weymouth, including day trips and mini-breaks.
Why choose Weymouth for your next group day out?
When it comes to unique events and attractions, accommodation, restaurants and efficient travel links, very few seaside destinations can match Weymouth.
- Direct trains to Weymouth from London and Bristol.
- Range of hotels in Weymouth and surrounding areas from large hotels to boutique B&Bs.
- Regular events taking place either side of the holiday season.
- Endless cycling routes and walking trails that take in natural heritage sights.
- Weymouth Beach is an award-winning sandy unspoilt beach conveniently located near shopping options, restaurants and hotels.
- Weymouth Town Centre and Esplanade are level to cater for those with restricted mobility.
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If you’re looking for a group day out in Weymouth and have some of the adventurous types among you, or you’re looking to get closer to nature, there’s so much waiting to be discovered.
Weymouth’s abundance of scenic walking trails, including the renowned South West Coast path, offer breath-taking views of the famous beach, local heritage and the Jurassic coastline. From cycling to horse-riding and fishing trips to windsurfing, there are so many things to do for groups looking to get active or for those looking to relax. And for the thrillseekers, you could take try your hand at rock climbing on Portland.
Jurassic Safaris, a bustling Old Harbour and group horse rides provide a variety of things to do in Weymouth for all ages.
When it comes to activities to fill up the days and nights, Weymouth has it all. There is a RSPB Nature Reserve and Centre just 10 minutes from the town centre which is stopping off point for many migrating birds.
For those days where the weather isn’t playing ball, the Sharkey’s Fun Factory, the Pavilion Theatre and Cineworld are the places to head to. There are lots of rainy day activities for groups in Weymouth.
For those never too old to learn, cookery courses and photography days with an expert provide a day of fun, whilst guided cycle tours of the town and countryside are guaranteed to delight.
In or out of season, the wide variety of quality hotels in Weymouth accommodate groups of all sizes.
Regardless of your choice, staff and management will go out of their way to deliver a comfortable and memorable stay for all in your party. Proof of how accommodating we can be is best summed up by the fact that many hotels offer coach parking and group discounts.- so if you are travelling to Weymouth in a group and you’re looking to stay, be sure to check with the hotel before booking.
From live bands to theatre shows and themed seasonal displays, there’s always great activities for group trips in Weymouth, be them sporting events, food festivals or stage productions.
Weymouth hosts so many colourful events throughout the year, most famously the 2012 Olympic Games. Visit in the Summer months to catch the Dorset Seafood Festival or the Weymouth & Portland Armed Forces & Veterans Festival. Or bring joy to all by taking your group to the annual Christmas pantomime at the Pavilion Theatre.
Efficient trains to Weymouth from London or Bristol, plus a new convenient access road makes group travel to us a breeze to get to.
Travelling to Weymouth in a group should be as enjoyable as the time spent enjoying the sights. That’s why Weymouth is on major rail lines that deliver you straight to the seafront and town centre. If you’re coming by bus this will mean that your group can be dropped off in the heart of town, on the Esplanade at the King’s Statue. Once your group has arrived, getting around Weymouth is both easy and enjoyable.