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Studland beach and Nature Reserve

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Brilliant Quite Beach

This beach is very quiet and peaceful, completely opposite to the beach that is opposite to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
John A
Relaxing walk

We were staying at a local hotel and took a walk along the beach. We were pleased that the car... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Poole, United Kingdom
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“studland beach”(109 reviews)
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Ferry Road | National Trust Area, Studland, Swanage BH19 3AQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

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 throw rubbish down, dut dispose of it. Also good for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

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 and then walked back over the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank neet181
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered 2 lots of fish and chips, thought it would be quick and easy! After about 30 minutes we noticed that customers who came in after us were being served food! My wife made enquires regarding fish and chips! Response was an apology and a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank G4ron
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Arrived here on a beautiful Thursday in late October. Apart from a lively school party, the place was empty? Incredibly beautiful spot, with great nature, including Dartford Warblers which were showing nicely.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Doug O
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Visited in August, hot weather, sunbathing and swimming on Studland beach....what can be better than that?

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank stephenhG9388GV
Reviewed October 27, 2018

A lovely sandy beach with great views. There is ample parking across the three car parks that service the beach run by the NT. We grabbed an ice cream at the small café, the café also serves hot and cold food. We were there in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TheDealBeans
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Visited by chance and had a great day - the beach is lovely and sandy and we walked from one end to the other - would go again

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed October 25, 2018

One of the most beautiful beaches I’ve been to with the lovely heathland on one side and the sea on the other . Perfect for walking the dog to sitting having a coffee.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RosieBalloqui
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Love this place all year round. Great spot form sunbathing swimming or just walking the dogs. Lovely little coffee shops and n gift shops along the front. Well worth checking out.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Trevor C
August 15, 2018|
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Response from Joe D | Reviewed this property |
As you drive or walk off the chain ferry at the studland side, go straight up the long road past the toll booth and car park on left. You will come to a bus stop called 'Jerrys point' on the left. At the bus stop there is a... More
August 14, 2018|
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Response from kemnayladdie1 | Reviewed this property |
1st August 2018 Yes dogs were on the beach most on a lead.
July 18, 2018|
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Response from jo j | Reviewed this property |
There were camper vans around but not sure about camping sorry