Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle

The castle has stood in the entrance to the Purbeck hills for over a thousand years

The village of Corfe Castle stands in a narrow gap where the road from Wareham to Swanage passes through the Purbeck Hills. It is dominated by the ruins of the mediaeval castle, after which it is named.

Getting There
Corfe Castle is reached by the B3531 from Wareham, or it is accessible from Swanage or from Poole via the Sandbanks ferry. There are three car parks, some free, with spaces for the disabled.

The nearest train stations are Poole and Bournemouth. The Swanage Railway runs from Corfe Castle to Swanage. Buses go to Studland from Poole, Bournemouth and Swanage.