Burton Bradstock

Important notice -

Cliff fall at Burton Bradstock: Please remember to stay well back from the cliff edges, whether above or below them. The cliffs on this stretch of the Jurassic Coast are very unstable and liable to landslips and falls at anytime without warning.

Spectacular coastline with cliffs and miles of unspoilt beaches

Burton Bradstock

Things to see and do

Burton Bradstock

What's on 

Upcoming events

Spring Tide Food Festival 2017

Sat 20 May 2017
Come and celebrate this great foodie festival on the spectacular Jurassic coast. Spring Tide pulls together some of the best local food, drink, art and entertainment available on this outstanding coastline.
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A close up of a common hawker dragonfly on some reeds at Cogden

Autumn wildlife at Burton Bradstock 

Autumn brings new wildlife to enjoy. This beautiful common hawker dragonfly was spotted at the reedbeds at Cogden recently. Meanwhile the hedgerows are laden with blackberries, hips, elderberries and sloes.

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Places to stay

The terrace at Portland House with sea views

National Trust places to stay in West Dorset 

West Dorset is an ideal holiday location. Our places to stay are located by the coast in gorgeous countryside that's featured in the hit TV programme Broadchurch and the recent Far from the Madding Crowd film.

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Eating and shopping

A family eating from a picnic hamper on the Dorset coast

Eating and shopping at Burton Bradstock 

From filling your picnic hamper at local farm shops to enjoying lunch with a view at the beach, here's our guide to eating and shopping in and around Burton Bradstock.

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Get involved

A back view of a young woman walking towards the beach at Ringstead on a footpath with flower filled hedgerows

The South West Coast path challenge 

Help protect 630 miles of coast path by taking part in the South West Coast Path Challenge this October. Pledge the number of miles you’d like to walk (how about completing the entire Dorset section for a big challenge?) or join one of the organised walks or trail runs.