Cosy, comfortable and stylish, The Castle’s 12 boutique bedrooms offer everything you need for the perfect coastal staycation, family break, or romantic getaway.

Situated in the stunning village of West Lulworth, Dorset, in the heart of the Jurassic Coast, The Castle is a 16th century pub and inn, brimming with history and a cosy, welcoming vibe.

Located just minutes walk from Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door, The Castle is the perfect base for exploring Dorset and the world-class watersports, walking, cycling and dog-walking opportunities in and around the Isle of Purbeck and Jurassic Coast. Other local attractions include Lulworth Castle & Park, Tyneham Village and Bindon Hill.

Our rooms are individually decorated with modern-rustic furnishings, and equipped with ensuite bathrooms, organic Bramley toiletries, minibars stocked with local goodies, digital safes, Roberts DAB radios, Smart TVs and free Wi-Fi.

Family-friendly and dog-friendly room options are available.

Breakfast is complimentary, and our cosy pub restaurant and bar serves delicious seasonal food and award-winning beer. Outside the spacious garden is perfect for al fresco drinking and dining in the warmer months.


  • Signature

    These comfortable and eclectic bedrooms have bright artwork and reclaimed furnishings, and are located on the ground and first floor of the main building.

  • Signature Twin

    These charming rooms feature vintage furniture and colourful prints; each can be made up with a super king-size bed or twins.

  • Signature Plus

    Located on the first floor, ‘Durdle Door’ and ‘Oswold’s Bay’ are slightly larger than their Signature counterparts. Decorated in neutral hues and vintage wood, both rooms enjoy a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom, with bathtub and overhead shower.