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Studland Bay

Type:Beach

Ferry Road
STUDLAND
Dorset
BH19 3AQ

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Studland Beach

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
FreeFree

Parking charges apply to non National Trust members.

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    823
  • Very Good
    259
  • Average
    36
  • Poor
    17
  • Terrible
    17

Recent Reviews:

  • CaroleannRedditch
    Redditch
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Interesting
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 19th November 2018
    We visited Fort Henry, where George 6th and Churchill had watched the training for the D Day landings, Not commercialised at all but interesting if you like history. Read full review
  • neet181
    Poole, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Relaxing walk
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 6th December 2018
    We were staying at a local hotel and took a walk along the beach. We were pleased that the car park was free for national trust members. We walked along the scenic beach, had a cuppa at the cafe... Read full review
  • John A
    Brilliant Quite Beach
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 11th December 2018
    This beach is very quiet and peaceful, completely opposite to the beach that is opposite to Studland Beach, that is called Sandbanks The beach is also clean the people that use it don't seen to... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the east: Follow the A35 and signs to Sandbanks ferry then take the car ferry over to Studland.

From the west: Follow the A351 to Corfe Castle then the B3351 to Studland.

Public Transport Directions

From the west: the nearest mainline railway station is Wareham (on the London Waterloo to Weymouth line). Catch the number 40 bus from Wareham Railway Station to Swanage Bus/Railway Station. Then transfer to the number 50 bus to Studland.

From the east: Catch the train to Bournemouth Railway Station then transfer to the number 50 bus to Studland.

To plan your journey by public transport contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: www.travelinesw.com to look up bus timetables.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled toilets
  • Easy access from main roads/good public transport links
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - At all Studland beach car parks
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors - with RADAR lock at Shell Bay, Knoll Beach and Middle Beach.

Attraction Facilities

  • Beach wheelchair available for daily hire
  • National Nature Reserve
  • Shop
  • Toilets
  • Watersports equipment hire

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - National Trust beach cafe at Knoll Beach. Concessionary cafe at Middle Beach. Fish restaurant at Shell Bay
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children

Establishment Features

  • Dog Friendly
  • Dogs Accepted - restrictions apply at certain times of year.
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Open All Year
  • Shop
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets - at all beaches

Event Facilities

  • Free Entry

Key Features

  • Families
  • Groups
  • In countryside
  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route - Wilts and Dorset bus number 50 - stops at Shell Bay, Knoll Beach or Studland Stores/Post Office for Middle Beach and South Beach
  • Parking (charge) - free to National Trust members.

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available - at Knoll Beach visitor centre

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Opening Times

2018 Opening (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)

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