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Swanage, England
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All reviewssouth beachcar parkthe clifflovely walkstudland bayeasy walkarms pubisle of wightstunning viewsbanks armscoastal pathcircular walkboat tripwell worth the effortpublic toiletsenjoyable walkjurassic coast
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Old Harry Rocks are a short walk from Studland village and it's car parks. On the way you get good views of Studland Bay. The Rocks are spectacular in their bright white. There are lots of vantage point so you can get sight of all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

They look really good went on a boat trip best way to see never thought they were so white well worth a look and took some great pics.

Thank PlymouthAngela
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked from Studland via Ballard Down and the view of Old Harry Rocks, Poole Harbour, Bournemouth Bay and the Isle of Wight was very good.

Thank realisticr99
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are now able to take advantage of free bus travel - here in Dorset though we live in Norfolk. So it was an absolute joy to travel to Old Harry Rocks from Swanage - very regular bus service. In all honesty, they could do...More

Thank MartynR262
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are keen walkers so we get the bus from swanage to shell bay (if you lucky it is open topped). At shell bay (just before the ferry to Poole) there are toilets. Then you can walk all the way along Studland Bay stop for...More

Thank Becki W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Something you must do if you are nearby. We walked from knoll beach to see Old Harry Rocks, pleased we did, was on my list of to do

Thank eee177
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To get to the top of Harry's Rock is hard work but once you have walked up to the top it is worth the walk. Not suitable for the hard of walking.

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We parked in the south beach car park – plenty of room and not expensive. On the way out, apart from the first 50 yards or so, the walk is steady upwards the whole way and took us about 40 minutes at a slow pace...More

Thank 0zatlarge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok.so we wanted to see the beautiful sights of old harry rocks with our 2 year old and 6 month old baby. I'd read a few mixed reviews regarding the walk but a few said parking at the South beach car park and walking was...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

whilst Old Harry itself is a fantastic sight, if one perseveres and continues up over the hill to the top of Ballard Down you will see the most wonderful views across the whole of Poole Harbour on one side and Swanage Bay on the other.....More

Thank Jerry G
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14 August 2018|
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Response from Luis B | Reviewed this property |
Use Boat Trip, is not expensive and your boy will love it. Is safe and kids love it.
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11 August 2018|
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Response from realisticr99 | Reviewed this property |
In general, yes. Usual protocols apply.
8 May 2018|
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Response from Jackie H | Reviewed this property |
There’s no car park nearby as far as I’m aware. We parked in the village next to the pub and walked up. Pay and display car park.