Swanage Area Guide

Living in Swanage

Hoburne is pleased to offer a variety of new homes for sale in Swanage, a traditional sea side town along the Jurassic coastline. Well known for its Victorian character and award winning family friendly beaches, the town has a lot to offer. From day to night, visitors have plenty to do from strolling around art galleries to browsing boutique gift shops or why not take a boat ride and discover the historic coastline.

Schools in Swanage

Those that choose a new home in Swanage will also benefit from being in an excellent school catchment area. Local Swanage school have a good reputation, with a wide selection of nursery and primary schools and a choice of two main secondary schools.

Shopping in Swanage

Swanage has a variety of high street brands and small independent shops and are full of unique items that you won’t find anywhere else. Whether you need to buy some beach games to entertain the children or are hunting for an antique to add to your collection, we’re sure you won’t be disappointed.

Things To See and Do in Swanage

Keep your travel traditional with Swanage’s very own in-use steam train , from winter to summer the line is open for users to travel between Swanage and Corfe Castle. Get off at one of the various stations along the way and enjoy a day of walking and exploring.

Home to Durleston Country Park, which hosts the historic Great Globe, Durlston Castle boasts stunning castle views and an abundance of wildlife.

Depending on your location, the main road into Swanage is the A351. Coming from Hampshire or Dorset? Head to Sandbanks and drive onto the Sandbanks Ferry which runs a daily service and enjoy picturesque views through Studland before you reach Swanage.