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Durdle Door

Type:Beach

Via Durdle Door Holiday Park
WEST LULWORTH
Dorset
BH20 5PU

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Durdle Door beach

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free AdmissionFree

Parking charges apply.

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    2526
  • Very Good
    739
  • Average
    128
  • Poor
    56
  • Terrible
    42

Recent Reviews:

  • Roxanne C
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Stunning.
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 19th March 2019
    Well worth a visit just be warned not for pushchairs or young children. Very steep and after it’s rained very slippery! Children can also go off the steep edges easily as there are no rails to... Read full review
  • Deanna M
    Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Beautiful views
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 19th March 2019
    Wonderful views despite the rain and wind. The car parks are expensive so watch out for them :) went with my husband and 2 1/2 year old, the train is hilly to walk but with a clear pathway to each... Read full review
  • Amanda M
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Beautiful and Incredibly Interesting
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 19th March 2019
    Lulworth cove is a brilliant place to go on a walk. It is an amazing naturally formed cove that is sheltered from the cold sea so it is nice to swim in in the summer but you can also easily see the... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Durdle Door is just west of West Lulworth on the B3070 which leaves the A352 (Wareham to Dorchester road) at Holmbridge.

Public Transport Directions

ARRIVING BY TRAIN: The nearest railway station is Wool (on the London Waterloo to Weymouth line). Bus numbers 15, 30, X54 and X55 connect Wool Railway Station to West Lulworth for Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door. The 15 bus operates on school days only. The X54 and X55 operate daily from 15 April 2018 until 22 September 2018. The 30 bus operates from 24 June until 15 September 2018. There is also a Taxi rank at Wool Station, but you should pre-book to guarantee availability.

ARRIVING BY BUS: There are 4 bus services to West Lulworth for Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door (numbers 15, 30, X54 and X55). The 15 bus operates on school days only. The X54 and X55 operate daily from 15 April 2018 until 22 September 2018. The 30 bus operates daily from 24 June until 15 September 2018.

JOURNEY PLANNING: To plan your journey contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: www.travelinesw.com to look up bus timetables. From 1st January 2018, calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.

 

 

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors - at Durdle Door Holiday Park

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - at Durdle Door Holiday Park

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted - all year
  • Open All Year
  • Toilets - at Durdle Door Holiday Park

Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge) - pay and display car park at Durdle Door Holiday Park. Coach drop-off point available, but coaches must park at Lulworth Cove.

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