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Woolacombe Beach

Woolacombe EX34 7DL, England
01271 870234
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Fantastic beach

This beach took my breath away even as we were descending into Woolacome in our car. It is very... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Belgrade, Serbia
Wonderful, clean and beautiful

Wonderful beach, clean and close to the town so you can wander up and get supplies. Car parking... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Woolacombe beach is family owned & family run with families in mind. We provide car parks, a lifeguard service, toilets, first aid and food and beach goods outlets.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great beach” (248 reviews)
“rock pools” (218 reviews)
“body boarding” (158 reviews)
Woolacombe EX34 7DL, England
01271 870234
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Reviewed yesterday

This beach took my breath away even as we were descending into Woolacome in our car. It is very spacious and clean and we enjoyed our walk listening to the waves and watching the surfers. If you are in Devon, make sure not to miss...More

Thank Millivist
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful beach, clean and close to the town so you can wander up and get supplies. Car parking isn't too expensive and close to the beach. Dog friendly in some parts.

Thank Birchleys
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderful huge sandy beach. Dog friendly section. Not too commercialised. Lots of rock pools to explore

Thank Jillkeates
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Even on a rainy, cool day it's a cracker. Would love to return one day in the sun! Nice sandy beach, well looked after and good facilities.

Thank Kevin J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great sand, good surf on a good day, rock pools and plenty of space except during high tides. The patrolled areas can get a bit crowded with bathers but the beach is huge with loads of space for everyone. On a good day the surf...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing stretch of sandy beach, perfect for families and surfing. Lifeguarded beach. Beautiful is tide in or out.

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love this beach, especially when the suns shining! Enter where there are a few shops and even surf boards/ body boards, wetsuits etc for hire a little take away food place we didn't try it but looked good and ice cream stall and a cafe....More

Thank LillyRose2803
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely and clean beach. The waves are magnificent to see, Ideal for surfers. Massive beach so lots of room to accommodate people. Lots of places to get food or drink. Definitely recommend as one of the places to visit if in woolacombe.

Thank Tinkerbell199124
Reviewed 6 days ago

Love this beach, long sandy and great facilities in the town. perfect for kids and i like the fact you can take dogs on part of it. highly recommend.

Thank Amzie1
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family enjoy visiting Woolacombe Beach - it is great for all ages from little ones to surfers (including silver surfers)

Thank Kim H
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Questions & Answers
18 June 2017|
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Response from parkinestatesadmin | Property representative |
Yes, plenty of food outlets on and just off the beach plus in the village itself.
Nyssa L
5 April 2017|
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Response from parkinestatesadmin | Property representative |
Yes they are their from Easter until eat end of the season.
30 September 2016|
Response from splashcat | Reviewed this property |
Woolacombe is a big, open beach, lovely for an easy walk. However it is a sand beach so maybe not easy for all elderly and/or disabled. Both this and Croyde have very close car parks but wouldn't take a wheelchair to either... More