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Woolacombe Beach, Woolacombe

4.8
#1 of 312 in Outdoors in Devon
One of Britain's best stretches of sand, Woolacombe Beach has garnered numerous awards for the cleanliness of its sand and the quality of its water and facilities. Its 4.8 km (3 mi) length provides plenty of space for you to lay out your towel and go for a swim. The waves attract surfers from all over the country. If you'd like, stop into a surf shop in town to rent a board or arrange a lesson. Lifeguards are on duty to keep an eye on swimmers and surfers alike. Using our online itinerary creator, Woolacombe attractions like Woolacombe Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Devastated to visit Woolacombe today with a disabled partner only to find that ALL of the toilets for the full stretch of beach were barred up and locked . Even the disabled toilet for which we have.....  more »
  • Certainly looking a bit tired now as does town used to hold an affection with me when younger but whole of north devon needs some money spending on it .Beach itself is safe for kida plenty of beach...  more »
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  • Beautiful beach. Best to arrive early to find parking.
  • Excellent beach. Nice and clean. You really have to use the surf hire shop and try surfing. Great fun
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