Studland Bay

Two children on the shore at Studland Bay

Seahore Explorer Week

Come and discover the hidden secrets of the seashore throughout half term at Studland. Take part in a seashore ramble, hunt for a shell with our shell seeker guide or build a sand sculpture. Find out what lurks beneath the waves on low tide day on Sunday 5 June. Free events, booking not needed.

A family outside a beach hut at Studland, Dorset

Beach huts 

A beach hut at Studland is your home from home by the seaside. With a range of locations to choose from, you're bound to find one that's just right.

More to explore

Studland Bay app

Download the Studland Bay app to find out more about this special place. Find ideas for walks and other things to do, meet the team and spot wildlife.

for Android and iOs

You can also tick off those all-important 50 things to do before you're 11¾. Our app was funded by a generous donation from the estate of the late Mrs Wendy Burgess.

Upcoming events

Seashore Explorer Week

Sat 28 May 2016
10:00-16:00
Come and discover the hidden secrets of the seashore throughout May half term at Studland.

Feast on the beach - Seabass Feast

Fri 03 Jun 2016
19:00-21:00
Beachside dining overlooking Studland Bay with food cooked outside in our wood fired pizza oven, on BBQ,s or in our paella pans.

Low Tide Day

Sun 05 Jun 2016
10:00-16:00
Do you ever wonder how tides work or what creatures lurk beneath the waves? Then join us for a day of all things tidal and follow the water as the tide goes out during the afternoon.

Feast on the beach - Beef Feast

Fri 10 Jun 2016
19:00-20:00
Beachside dining overlooking Studland Bay with food cooked outside in our wood fired pizza oven, on BBQ,s or in our paella pans.

Wakey, wakey, paddle and brekkie

Sat 11 Jun 2016
08:15-10:30
Start your weekend with a 2 hour kayak trip in Studland Bay followed by a full English breakfast at Knoll Beach Café.
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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Venue hire

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Wildlife

Natural worlds

Cyril Diver Project volunteers surveying Little Sea by boat

The Cyril Diver Project 

The Cyril Diver project has been re-examining pioneering ecological surveys carried out in Studland in the 1930s to find out what has changed and set the agenda for the future management of the national nature reserve. Citizen scientists have been at the heart of the project and its legacy is set to be felt far into the future.

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Learning

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Places to stay