Studland Bay

Brent geese at Studland Bay, Dorset

Coastal Christmas at Studland Bay

Winter is a time to experience the wild side of Studland Bay, far from the crowded high streets, where wildlife finds a year-round home.

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Upcoming events

Daily beach hut rental

Fri 15 Nov 2019
Book your own personal hut as a base to enjoy the sandy shores of Studland.

Thursday evening yoga with Anna

Thu 21 Nov 2019
A tranquil evening in our woodland oak hall.


Sun 24 Nov 2019
Trust10 is a free monthly trail run across selected National Trust sites, open to both members and non members. Come along with your friends and family, explore the landscape and enjoy a challenging multi terrain run involving some public roads.

Drawn to the Coast walks

Fri 29 Nov 2019
Explore your creative side with a local artist at Studland

Wildlife wanderer

Sat 07 Dec 2019
A talk and discussion for anyone interested in wildlife and photography by professional photographer David Bailey.

Winter Solstice

Sat 21 Dec 2019
A magical morning gazing over the sunrise at Old Harry Rocks
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Eating and shopping

Part of the National Trust autumn 2019 range

The shop

Our autumn range in now in stock, plus you’ll find everything you need for a day at the beach, along with gifts, home accessories, rugs, decorative items and a great range of cards.

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Our work

Failing sea defences at Middle Beach in Studland

Shifting shores at Middle Beach 

We want to create a sustainable future for Middle Beach and its facilities, which are both impacted by coastal change. We are working with the Studland community to achieve this.

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Venue hire

Studland Bay from the air

Wild worlds 

The golden sands of Studland Bay surround a national nature reserve where heaths, wetlands and woodlands are home to a fascinating array of wildlife. The downlands stretching inland from Old Harry meanwhile host their own unique natural communities.

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Places to stay

Seaview holiday cottage

Places to stay near Studland Bay 

A quirky hideaway minutes from great beaches or a harbourside farmhouse could be your holiday home from home. Further afield, choose from a historic village setting or the peace and tranquillity of the Purbeck countryside.