Weymouth has plenty to offer guests right through the year. A full events calendar includes the International Kite Festival, magnificent Fireworks Festival, and the traditional Weymouth Carnival in August. www.visitweymouth.co.uk
Many guests choose to leave their car at the hotel and take advantage of the excellent bus service into Weymouth town centre from just outside of the hotel.
The car journey is only 10 minutes but town centre car parking can be limited at peak times. In Weymouth town centre you will find a superb Georgian Esplanade, leading to the historic harbour area and scenic waterfront.
Weymouth offers a wide choice of shops, bars and restaurants. Weymouth Beach is one of the best on the South Coast and offers safe bathing and golden sands. The Victorian Punch & Judy show operates regularly throughout the Summer season, donkey rides and traditional amusement arcades are still very much part of
In 2011 Weymouth was rated the third sunniest location in the UK just behind Jersey and Eastbourne.
The Riviera Hotel are the main sponsors of the Weymouth & Portland Events
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