Golden Cap

Important notice -

Please note St Gabriels steps are now permanently closed. There are no access paths off the beach between Charmouth and Seatown.

Stunning coastline and England's only natural World Heritage Site

Golden Cap

What's on

Upcoming events

National Trust and Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Fri 10 Apr 2020
Join us for a fun-packed Easter egg trail at Stonebarrow Hill on the Golden Cap Estate. Trail starts from Stonebarrow shop. Grid Reference SY383934 Nearest postcode DT6 6RA

SWOF Weekend Campervan and Entry Tickets

Fri 18 Sep 2020
A two-night pitch for combi-style/size van for up to 2 adults and 2 children. Please note: no large awnings or side tents please. Arrive from 4pm on Friday 18 September and depart by 6pm on Sunday 20 September.

SWOF Weekend Camping and Entry Tickets

Fri 18 Sep 2020
Campsite pitch for one tent over two nights (Friday 18 and Saturday 19 September 2020). Arrive from 4pm on Friday and depart by 6pm on Sunday 20 September.
Golden Cap

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 Far from the Madding Crowd film starring Carey Mulligan.

Golden Cap


Parasol Mushroom at Burton Bradstock

Wildlife on the Golden Cap Estate in Dorset 

Learn about the wildlife you can see on the Golden Cap Estate, from wildflowers in the haymeadows to dragonflies in the ponds.