Portesham lies below the South Dorset Ridgeway, only a short drive from Weymouth, Dorchester and Bridport and 2 miles from Abbotsbury. It is superbly located for access to the spectacular World Heritage Jurassic Coast , South West Coastal Path and West Dorset countryside, in an area of outstanding natural beauty

The B3157 coast road is one of the most scenic routes in England with stunning views to east and west, of Portland, Abbotsbury, Chesil beach and Lyme Bay.