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First time here and it’s got everything you need for a few hours/full day out....we found parking easy and free just up from the seafront....as it was October we were able to walk our dogs on the beach which was a bonus....cafes,bars and restaurants in...More
Provided you have somewhere to park it, your car will love Swanage as, if that's where you are staying, it will get most of the week off. At least that's what we found, as Swanage had everything we needed: sun, sea, sand, coastal and countryside...More
We went for the day, we sat on the Beach with loads of Families, everyone was paddling or swimming as the sea was very warm, the sand is very nice but not quite as good as Weymouth, we talked to some families who told us...More
Visited recently and cant wait to visit again. Lovely place, nice clean beach. Views are great and what a great array of shops some seem to be of another era making it so quaint. Lovely atmosphere around the town, unhurried and friendly. Well worth a...More
School Fieldtrip .... lovely clean beach. Lovely view.
Great place to measure beach profiles, longshore drift and groynes!
You also need a group of polite young ladies to make the day wonderful.
Barry's boys made the day great!
Bad things first.
Right, having got that over with, good things. Views. Cleanliness of whole town. Fun things to do. Steam train. Fantastic park. Pier. Lulworth cove. Corfe castle. Tank museum. Beach a given. All great. Real mystery is how good are the food outlets....More
On a sunny July day the view from the square/museum looking north over the bay was wonderful. Swanage is a quintessential English resort and looking over the beautifully clean beach and sea: watching the kids playing in the sea and a seagull diving for crabs...More