Swanage in the Isle of Purbeck is the ideal base for your holiday.The area has many local attractions including indoor and outdoor activities.
Purbeck has something to offer for everyone - award winning beaches, beautiful countryside, coastal walks, cycling, etc. There is so much to see and do.
The town has a good selection of shops ranging from small gift shops to two medium sized supermarkets.The following banks have branches in the town: Lloyds TSB, Barclays, HSBC and NatWest. There are two Post Offices in the town. The main Post Office is located in the town centre and a small Sub-Post Office at Herston, near the cottage.
Swanage has a wide range of tourist attractions, The Steam Railway, Durlston Country Park, Victorian Pier, Public swimming pools, Tennis courts, Indoor & Outdoor bowling greens and between Swanage and Studland is a large golf course.
Monkey World, Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door, Shell Bay and Studland are not far from Swanage and are well worth a visit.
The area has many miles of footpaths and bridleways making it the ideal place for walkers, cyclists and horse riders to explore.