Holiday Hounds

Dog Friendly DorsetDog Friendly Attractions

Dogs are welcome at all of these attractions provided they are kept on a lead.



Corfe Castle

The Blue Pool

Tyneham Village



Dog Friendly DorsetMaiden Castle

Minterne Gardens

Nothe Fort

Radipole Lake Nature Reserve



Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens

Dinosaurland Fossil Museum


Dog Friendly DorsetDog Friendly with Restrictions

Crealy Adventure Park  – not allowed in but kennel facilities available for £10 refundable deposit. Book ahead.

Forde Abbey Historic House and Gardens – allowed in the gardens on a lead and also into the tearoom.

Lulworth Castle and Park – allowed in the grounds on a lead.

Swanage Railway – charged at £1 single and £2 return. Not allowed on seats.



Dog Friendly Dorset

Dogs All Year

Abbotsbury, Cogden, Eype, Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door, Worbarrow Bay, Kimmeridge and Ringstead.

Summertime Restrictions

Burton Bradstock, Charmouth, Lyme Regis, Studland, Swanage, West Bay, Weymouth. See dorsetforyou for timings.


No Dogs


West Bexington (only allowed in restricted area)


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