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Lulworth Cove

Main Road
WEST LULWORTH
Dorset
BH20 5RQ

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Lulworth Cove - photo credit to Visit Britain/Ben Selway
  • Lulworth Cove - photo credit to Visit Britain/Ben Selway
  • Lulworth Cove
  • Lulworth Cove - credit to the Lulworth Estate
  • Lulworth Cove
  • Overlooking Lulworth Cove
  • Aerial view of Lulworth Cove - credit to the Lulworth Estate
  • Lulworth Cove
  • Lulworth Cove - credit to the Lulworth Estate
  • Overlooking Lulworth Cove

Telephone: +44 01929 400352

Opening Times

2019 Opening (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free AdmissionFree

Parking charges apply.

Telephone: +44 01929 400352

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    2703
  • Very Good
    795
  • Average
    144
  • Poor
    61
  • Terrible
    49

Recent Reviews:

  • Georgia H
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Stunning
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 13th September 2019
    We visited Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove on a weekday just after the summer holidays At first I though the parking was a bit steep £5 4 hours £9 all day, but it was so worth it, privately owned land... Read full review
  • C123789
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Beautiful
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th September 2019
    Lulworth Cove is beautiful. Lots of lovely restaurants and shops, a beautiful beach in a cove (can do kayaking etc), and the option of a not-too-tricky walk on the coastal path at lulworth cove for... Read full review
  • DorzetDave
    Christchurch, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Live in Dorset but not visited since a kid! 🤷🏻‍♂️
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th September 2019
    Lovely small cove and harbour and a bit quieter that Durdle Door. Durdle door is usually always very busy, understandably so. Beautiful place. But please take care walking down to the beach...very... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors - at the Heritage Centre next to the car park.

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - various cafes, pubs and restaurants

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted - on left side of the slipway leading down to the Cove.
  • Open All Year
  • Toilets

Event Facilities

  • Free Entry

Key Features

  • Film or TV location
  • In countryside
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Village Location

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route - 15, 30, X54 or X55 - Lulworth Cove bus stop.
  • Parking (charge) - for cars and coaches

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The nearest major road is the A352 at Wareham.

From Wareham take the A352 for approx 1.5 miles then left onto the B3070 - follow the brown signs for Lulworth Cove and West Lulworth.

From Dorchester follow the A352 to Wool, then take the B3071 towards West Lulworth.

Public Transport Directions

ARRIVING BY BUS: There are 3 bus services to West Lulworth for Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door (numbers 30, X54 and 55). The 30 bus operates from 25 May until 21 September 2019.

ARRIVING BY TRAIN: The nearest railway station is Wool (on the London Waterloo to Weymouth line). Bus numbers 30, X54 and 55 connect Wool Railway Station to West Lulworth for Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door. The 30 bus operates from 25 May until 21 September 2019. There is also a Taxi rank at Wool Station, but you should pre-book to guarantee availability.

JOURNEY PLANNING: Contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: www.travelinesw.com to look up bus timetables. From 1st January 2019, calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.

Telephone: +44 01929 400352

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