Studland - Shell Bay

Located in Poole, Dorset, Shell Bay Beach is an attractive sand beach close to Poole Harbour. Camping in Dorset is a great way to see the area and our Corfe Castle Club Site is just 5.3 miles away from Shell Bay Beach.

Shell Bay Beach

Easy access

This popular beach can be accessed by ferry as well as by road and the number 50 bus stops next to the beach and runs every 30 minutes in the summer months. There is a carpark right next to the beach with free parking for National Trust Members.

Plenty to do

The water quality here is very good which makes it a hot spot for water based activities. Windsurfing, swimming, fishing and sailing are amongst the most popular sports however plenty more is available with dinghy hire another option.

There is no life guard onsite at this beach but it is cleaned on a daily basis, making it the ideal place to relax as well as enjoy the water based activities. If you are into nature and wildlife you will also find plenty to do here, as the Studland Heath National Nature Reserve is at the back of the bay.

Stop by the café for a pick me up or a rest after a day of fun filled water sports.

Whether you are looking to enjoy outdoor recreation, relax on the beach, or take in the natural beauty and wildlife, you will find something to keep you entertained at Shell Bay Beach.

Campsites near Shell Bay Beach

There is one Club campsites near Shell Bay Beach in Dorset.

 Corfe castle


Why not have a read of our beach camping in Dorset section where you can find information about the key Dorset beaches in and around our Club campsites

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