village and civil parish in the English county of Dorset

Abbotsbury is a village situated in West Dorset in the West Country of England.

Abbotsbury Swannery


Abbotsbury is situated on The Fleet on the Jurassic Coast under a steep hill.

Nearby West Bexington is famous as the home of the Dorset Naga, one of the hottest chili peppers in the world.

Get inEdit

By trainEdit

The South West Trains route from London Waterloo to Exeter.

By busEdit

There is also a good bus service (X53) along the Jurassic Coast.

Get aroundEdit


Chesil Beach and Portland Bill, looking south-east over Abbotsbury in Dorset
  • 1 Abbotsbury Swannery. Watch feeding time and see the cygnets hatching from mid May to late June.    
  • 2 Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens.    
  • 3 Abbotsbury Abbey and Abbey Barn.    
  • 4 Abbotsbury Castle.    
  • 5 St Catherine's Chapel.    
  • 6 Chesil Beach.    






Go nextEdit

Weymouth to the East or West Bay to the West.

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