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Rocks

Not sure why they are called Harry but neat to see. Pretty long muddy walk a lot uphill from... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Karen W
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Orangeville, Canada
Exhilarating Views

The views are magnificent - massive sheer drops down to sparkling sea with miles of the Jurassic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SomeOtherTag
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Average1%
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Travellers talk about
“car park” (83 reviews)
“south beach” (38 reviews)
“the cliff” (47 reviews)
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Swanage, England
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"car park"
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"easy walk"
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"studland bay"
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"arms pub"
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"stunning views"
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"banks arms"
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"isle of wight"
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"circular walk"
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"coastal path"
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"boat trip"
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"well worth the effort"
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"jurassic coastline"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Not sure why they are called Harry but neat to see. Pretty long muddy walk a lot uphill from Swanage but you can come in from another town. Also some people ride bikes or even horses.

Thank Karen W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views are magnificent - massive sheer drops down to sparkling sea with miles of the Jurassic coast curling round and the Isle of White shimmering in the distance.

Thank SomeOtherTag
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is something fascinating about Old Harry Rocks (just like the needles on the Isle of White). Nice walk from car park.

Thank KP11347
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful coast path walk to see Old Harry Rocks, between Swanage Bay and Studland Beach. Lots of wild flowers, birds can be seen while walking. Stunning views all around.

Thank Linda S
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

After a quick lunch at The Bankes Arms has a lovely walk along the cliff tops to Old Harry’s Rocks. Wasn’t disappointment - Breathtaking scenery. Continued walk along a windy cliff top with stop off points to enjoy the view to complete a round trip...More

1  Thank Jackie H
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Old Harry is well worth a visit. The walk up from Studland is probably easier, as it is a well marked path and a more gradual climb. It is also only about 1 mile from the south car park (National Trust) in Studland bay. It...More

3  Thank Jinxs69
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Great views from of Old Harry rocks from Westerly pier and elevated walk to Durston Park. Amazing views from Swanage towards the rocks.

1  Thank Sandra V
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

If you take a trip to studland bay to visit old Harry rocks then I suggest you park in the south beach car park, now if you are a member of the national trust make you have a 2018 national trust sticker on your windscreen...More

Thank Lee O
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

This was an amazing walk from Studland car park. It was a bit muddy as it was winter but truly worth it. When we got out on to the cliff top the view was brilliant, The rocks themselves make up a good bit of the...More

Thank Happy_Camper285
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

The rocks themselves are average and not that awe inspiring but the views all around and the rolling hills are lovely. Really enjoyed this walk.

Thank CommuterFood
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peterstamp1978
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.
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Tobias S
17 June 2017|
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Response from cla1re9 | Reviewed this property |
not from either bay as cliff path is very steep, uneven and narrow but from the edge of town at the top of the headland out I would have thought it would be fine in good weather (mainly grass field to cross)
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