Beer Beach in East Devon is a very pretty, curved, pebble beach and usually quite busy all year round. The picturesque village of Beer lies around the cove and is Read more [...]
Find The Nearest Beach Devon
Planning a trip to Devon and looking for the nearest beaches, well Devon has two quite different coastlines. The North Devon coast facing the Atlantic has cliffs and great sandy beaches with surfing being the main past time. The South Devon coast facing the English Channel has beaches, red sandstone cliffs and forms part of the Jurassic coast perfect for families and those interested in water sports such as windsurfing and diving.
Finding the right Devon beach is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search at the top of the page to plan your next Devon beach visit.
Bantham beach is a sandy beach with rock pools at the mouth of the River Avon and backed by some great sand dunes. This is a family beach you goto Read more [...]
Broad Sands is a beach near Watermouth between Ilfracombe and Combe Martin on Devon’s North Coast. The beach is a sand and shingle cove protected by high wooded cliffs with some Read more [...]
Gara beach is a sandy beach with plenty of rocks to explore. Abraham’s Hole is a large cave that runs into the cliff. No facilities, with access to the beach from Read more [...]
Plymouth Hoe (East) beach has a small pebble section with rocks below Plymouth Hoe low limestone cliffs. The Hoe is a large south facing open public space including a statue Read more [...]
Wildersmouth beach is one of Ilfracombe two beaches and is a small rocky bay with shingle and sand that all but disappears at high tide. This bay is sheltered and Read more [...]
Branscombe village straggles along narrow roads down steep-sided valleys, terminating at a Branscombe Mouth beach. This shingle beach with rock pools forms part of the East Devon and Dorset Jurassic Read more [...]
Croyde Bay beach is a wide sandy beach backed with sand dunes and located within a sheltered North Devon bay. The beach sits between the larger beaches of Putsborough/ Woolacombe Read more [...]
Sugary Cove is a small sandy cove at the mouth of the river Dart overlooked by Dartmouth castle. Grassy picnic area above the cove with steep steps down. No facilities. Read more [...]
Three miles of sandy beach at Saunton Sands is backed by almost a 1000 hectares of amazing dunes, one of the largest dune areas in the UK, known as Braunton Read more [...]
Combe Martin Bay is a sandy and shingle sheltered cove on the edge of the Exmoor National Park. An ideal family beach. As the tide goes out a large area Read more [...]
Strete Gate Beach is a fine shingle beach north of Slapton Sands. The beach has a car park but for other facilities, you will need to visit Torcross or Slapton Sands.