Studland Bay

Important notice -

In line with government guidance, our countryside space and car parks are open for local visitors to access for walks. Knoll Beach Cafe is open and our Shop is closed. We ask all visitors to follow guidance on social distancing to keep everyone safe.

Vast area of sandy beaches and heathland

Exploring Studland Bay

Explore the outdoors this Winter

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Eating and shopping

Enjoying a hot chocolate on a chilly day at Studland/National Trust Images Trevor Ray Hart

Our café at Knoll Beach 

Dine in style at the café at Knoll Beach.

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Our work

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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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Children using our education packs in the dunes/ National Trust Images/David Levenson

Education at Studland Bay 

Discover a huge range of education resources for all ages, whether you're a teacher planning a session or interested in learning more yourself.

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Places to stay