Jurassic Coast

UNESCO formally granted the stretch of coastline from Swanage in the east to Orcombe Point in the west World Heritage Status in 2001.

The Abbey House is ideally situated for exploring this unique piece of history, whether by foot, car or using the acclaimed Jurassic Coast bus service, much of the coast is accessible offering spectacular and fascinating views.

There are many websites that have a wealth of information on the coast, listed below are a few of our favourites for both information and interest: