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Mudeford Quay

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Beautiful day, beautiful place , was rather crowded but it was still stunning. Pub was heaving, and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Swindon, United Kingdom
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Wonderful place.

There is an excellent , tree-lined car park beside the quay. We walked along the quay, watching the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Michael C
Derby, United Kingdom
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“crab fishing”(68 reviews)
“hengistbury head”(133 reviews)
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...more
Chichester Way | Mudeford, Highcliffe, Christchurch, England
+44 7889 703519
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All reviews clams crab fishing hengistbury head fresh fish the pub avon beach catching crabs isle of wight fish shop lifeboat station cockles catch the ferry car park watch the world small ferry watch the boats lovely place
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful day, beautiful place , was rather crowded but it was still stunning. Pub was heaving, and lots of kids crabbing!

Thank NikkiKnights123
Reviewed 5 days ago

There is an excellent , tree-lined car park beside the quay. We walked along the quay, watching the tide rushing out of the harbour, then along the promenade to the beach, before finally sitting on one of the plentiful seats to watch the wading birds...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fishing for crabs on a nice day nothing could be better. All the equipment you need....buckets, fishing line, nets and bait can be purchased from the café.

Thank Maurice D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Quayside is usually full of crab pots and nets. If you are around early you can see them off loading.. there is a nice cafe and pub very close. lots of youngsters trying to catch crabs (nets available at the cafe store.).It has its...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place! Great to go to chill out and relax especially in the summer! Lots of working to do also.

Thank leswerve977
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took a couple of walks as was super local to where we were staying..... Morning or evening it's a really lovely place to spend some time with someone special.

Thank Bint195
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visted may times I have visted here since I was young This place always serves everyone amazingly If you want to go fishing or go crab catching of the quay

Thank SimonH1882
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pulled into the easy to find carpark. Great veiws. Nice walk. Great cafe and fresh fish can be bought. Nice place to visit plus great place for crab lining

Thank keith p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although car parking is rather expensive the quay and surrounding area is just a really nice place place to visit and relax. Always visit when I’m in the area.

Thank richardg642017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pleasant morning watching the ferry and a group of local artists.....very peaceful. Clean cafe next to the fish shop for good coffee.

Thank Richysaysrelax
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29 September 2018|
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Response from whereamI2day | Reviewed this property |
No but Christchurch is close by so you could try there
23 August 2018|
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Response from neiltitley2018 | Reviewed this property |
The fish shop arranges trip's. If you want longer ones deep sea etc. or wreck they do them from Lymington daily but you will need to book.
Lucie E
22 July 2018|
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Response from GordonBeasley | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I dont have any but I think either the local council or a local estate agent maybe worth a try. Good luck