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Swanage Beach

  • Swanage
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Beaches

Attraction Information

Swanage Beach

Facing east the bay is normally calm and sheltered and good for swimming, sailing and scuba diving. There are no lifeguards but they have beach wardens during the summer.

Local entertainment includes a variety of water sports, fishing, crazy golf, boat charters and seasonal punch and Judy shows; while immediate facilities comprise toilets with disabled facility, several cafes and restaurants, a first aid point and a lost child centre.

Dogs welcome between October and April.

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Opening hours

No lifeguard cover at any time but wardens on beach during summer.


No entry fee but local parking charges apply.

Travel & Contact Information


Shore Road, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 1LB, England

Phone number

01929 423636



Click here to visit Swanage Beach's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Swanage Beach has not told us about their parking.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Swanage Beach has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

No, Swanage Beach is not wheelchair friendly.

No, Swanage Beach have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Swanage Beach has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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