Lulworth Cove

Visit Lulworth Cove

Picture perfect Lulworth Cove, close to the village of West Lulworth, is the perfect spot for a day out.

It attracts families and tourists with amenities and a cafe nearby. It is safe for paddling in the sea and dogs are allowed on the beach and at the nearby Castle Inn.

The perfectly formed horseshoe shaped bay is one of the areas most popular destinations and makes up part of the world famous Jurassic Coast.

To the East of the cove is the Fossil Forest and then on to Mupe Bay, and to the West is Durdle Door. Boat trips can be taken along this stretch of stunning coastline during the summer.

A great spot for dog lovers. This beach is dog friendly all year round.

This beach is …

  • The Most Photographed Beach
  • Dog Friendly All Year Round

What to see and do

  • Explore the local coastline

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Places to stay

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Getting To Lulworth Cove

Beach Location

Main Road Lulworth Wareham Dorset BH20 5RQ


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Wool Station

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car. The nearest railway station is Wool (London Waterloo to Weymouth line by South Western Rail). You can take the bus (numbers 15, 30 and X55) which take your to and from Wool Railway Station and West Lulworth for Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door beaches.

Map of Lulworth Cove

Explore the UK coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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