Guide to Dorset's beaches

Ringstead Bay

Ringstead Bay

Type of beach

Shingle

Lifeguard service

No

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs are permitted throughout the year.

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Facilities

None but there are public toilets and a cafe in Ringstead village.

Parking

There is a National Trust car park which is free - the car park is above Southdown Farm and is a quite a walk up hill from the beach. Also parking in the village but this is quite expensive.

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended