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Lulworth Cove

Type:Natural Feature

Main Road
WEST LULWORTH
Dorset
BH20 5RQ

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Telephone:+44 01929 400352

Lulworth Cove - photo credit to Visit Britain/Ben Selway

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free AdmissionFree

Parking charges apply.

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    2497
  • Very Good
    733
  • Average
    127
  • Poor
    56
  • Terrible
    42

Recent Reviews:

  • 500dank
    The Hague, The Netherlands
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Simply stunning!
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 9th January 2019
    First of all, I cannot understand the negative reviews about this place. Complaining about parking, when all the money goes to maintain the facilities you've just used? Unbelievable. My fiancée and... Read full review
  • JemmaLolington
    Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Beautiful
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 15th January 2019
    Quite a big walk up there but it was very nice and there was an ice cream shop there and they served dog ice cream! Very nice Read full review
  • paulinelinnett
    Huntingdon, United Kingdom
    Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th January 2019
    Fantastic experience walking around this area with brilliant photography opportunities. Expensive food stall dampened the trip- it may be a great tourist area but over-charging will stop folks... Read full review

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 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.

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.

JOURNEY PLANNING: 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

  • 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

Opening Times

2019 Opening (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)

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