Jurassic Coast at Durley Dean Hotel
Located just 45 minutes from the Durley Dean Hotel, discover the Jurassic Coast, a hugely diverse and beautiful landscape renowned as Englands's only natural world heritage site that features the most scenic shoreline of Southern England. Stretching over 95 miles you can explore rock pools, golden beaches, decaying castles and hunt for dinosaur fossils.
The Jurassic Coast begins at Orcombe Point in Exmouth, Devon and spans across four distinct geographic regions including East Devon, West Dorset, Weymouth & Portland and Purbeck. Each region has great iconic towns, villages and natural landscapes for you to explore.
Explore the Jurassic Coast
Walking the Jurassic Coast
Discover the riches of the Jurassic Coast on foot. The South West Coast Path offers spectacular views of clifftop vistas as well as numerous sea-level sections, and rock formations. This path is walkable all year round but can be very busy during the summer period.
Cycling the Jurassic Coast
Using the National Cycle Network can be a great way to explore the Jurassic Coast area. There are also miles of bridleways near the coast offering a great opportunity to explore the area off the beaten track.
Day Trip Tours
Take in the scenic landscape and top attractions of the Jurassic Coast on a full or half-day tour from Bournemouth to England’s first natural UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Why Stay With Us?
The Durley Dean Hotel is a historic Victorian townhouse hotel situated close to the beaches of Bournemouth, and an array of shops and bars in the town centre. Each of our guestrooms are designed for your comfort and luxury. Relax, unwind and wake up feeling refreshed.