The Beach Guide

Lulworth Cove

Lulworth Cove - Dorset

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Lulworth Cove is a very sheltered pebble beach in a remarkable, horse-shoe shaped cove, formed ten thousand years ago by erosion from the sea. There is ample parking, a cafe, toilets and boat trips in summer to Durdle Door and Mupe Bay.

Type of beach

Sand & shingle

Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

We do not have information on this beach but restrictions may apply (usually from Easter until the end of Summer)

Dorset dog friendly beaches »


  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Pub nearby

    Nearest town



    BH20 5RH

    OS grid ref.

    SY 8256 7988

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