Beach huts

Handy for storing all your seaside essentials and giving you that extra bit of privacy, beach huts in Swanage are available to hire all year round for daily, weekly and seasonal hire periods.

Perfect for storing beach toys and swimming gear while you explore a different aspect of Swanage and its surrounding area, or for sitting and taking in the view across the bay, many of the beach huts alongside Swanage Beach have toilet and shower facilities close by, making a trip to the seaside an easy, fuss-free experience.

There are also options for long-term rental for residents, as well as beach huts for hire at some of the beaches of Studland Bay.

Swanage beach huts

Shore Road beach huts

There are 60 beach huts on Shore Road available all year road, which is located opposite the beach – these are the closest beach huts to Swanage town.

During the peak summer season (1 May – 30 September), the road in front of the Shore Road beach huts is pedestrianised for your safety and enjoyment.

There is a choice of fully accessible, standard or larger family huts, and lower or upper levels.

Beach huts on Shore Road in Swanage
Shore Road beach huts

Situated right next to town, beach huts are equipped with table and chairs and electricity, and are in close proximity to a recently-refurbished toilet block.

The town’s local amusement arcade, shops, playground, restaurants and cafés are all a short walk away, making these beach huts popular with young families.

Spa Bungalows & Spa Retreat beach huts

A little further along Swanage Beach are the popular Spa beach huts.

Set slightly further back from the beach, but with stunning bay views, these beach huts are a little more secluded, offering a more private beach hut experience.

Swanage blue and white beach huts with palm tree
The Spa Retreats beach huts

Note that access to these beach huts is via steps.

There are also a number of privately-owned beach huts along the beach, some of which may be available to rent for short periods.

Book a beach hut through Swanage Information Centre

Swanage information centre sign in front of yellow boat planter
Swanage Information Centre

To find out more and enquire about booking any of the beach huts in Swanage contact the Swanage Information Centre by phone or email, or pop in to centre on Shore Road:

  • 📞 01929 766018
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Daily, weekly, seasonal and annual tariffs can be found on the Swanage Town Council website:

Studland beach huts

You can hire a beach hut at Studland Bay through the National Trust.

The National Trust has around 50 huts available, ranging from beach-side to hidden amongst the sand dunes.

Book a beach hut with the National Trust

Knoll Beach beach huts and tree
Beach huts at Knoll Beach, Studland

Prices range from £20 a day off-peak to £42 peak (July and August), or £145 – £210 for a week’s rental.

There are also options for multiple weeks and annual beach hut hire, but be aware that there is often a waiting list for these popular beach huts.

📞 01929 450500


A full price list is available on the National Trust website: