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Studland Knoll House

Photograph: Dave Butlin

© Copyright Dave Butlin and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Swanage, Dorset


50.7N 2.0W

Beach type


Local facilities

Food, toilets, shops, litter bins, slipway
FoodToiletsShopsLitter BinsSlipwayParking


Beach cleaned daily


yes There are four car parks, with varying prices throughout the year. Disabled spaces at Knoll car park.

Things to do

Pedaloes. surf boards and canoes can be hired at the beach. The beach is also good for swimming. sailing. windsurfing. snorkelling and fishing. There is zoning for water sports activities.

Wildlife & walks

The South West Coastal Path runs along the entire beach. The Studland Heath National Nature Reserve covers the whole peninsula. Leaflets are available from the National Trust on request.

Animal restrictions

Dogs not allowed June 1st to September 30th
This beach is not yet classified, please see our safety page or contact the local beach operator for further information.

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Information provided by the Environment Agency. We use this data to produce our water quality information, but our results use information from the previous year, so our results for 2014 are the same as the Environment Agency’s results for 2013. For more info see how we recommend beaches.

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