Surrounding Area

So…you haven’t been to the Isle of Purbeck before?

You don’t know what you are missing!  Purbeck  is an area of outstanding natural beauty. It has the UK’s first world heritage site, the Jurassic coast. Beautiful sandy beaches, clean water, rugged rocks and interesting coves. Castles and castle ruins, Victorian seaside town, pretty villages & outstanding countryside full of wildlife. Enjoy great walks, cycle,  catch the steam train or drive through this fantastic area that covers just 60 square miles. Surrounded on three sides by the sea, it enjoys its own micro climate.

Close by are numberous places to visit, including Brownsea Island, Corfe Castle, Durdle door, Lulworth cove, Clouds hill, Monkey World, Bovington tank museum, a short drive away is Moreton village with lovely forest walks, beautiful church and gardens with cafe.

It can be as quite as you like or you can come and enjoy one of the many festivals that is hosted here. Music, comedy, arts to name just a few.