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The research was carried out considering development of tourist settlement in coastal zone within Ustka community. It showed that in the zone under influence of various factors in coastal belt, a very attractive area was created with unique relaxing, sightseeing and specialist qualities. The results of research proved that in the period of 1991-2007, the greatest number of building permissions were assigned in the village of Rowy, and next in Przewłoka. The tourist colonisation occurring in seaside zone is a spatial and social process, creating in a modern way a multifunctional rural economy.
Key words: tourist settlement, tourist attractiveness, use of land