Hartland Quay beach, Bideford, Devon
  • About Us

    Hartland Quay Beach Info

    Hartland Quay beach is rock, shingle and has spectacular rock and cliff scenery and an old Elizabethan harbour. This is the most north-westerly settlement in Devon.

    Hartland is a convenient centre for walking parts of the South West Coast Path, and the wild coastal scenery around the point is some of the most dramatic on the path, with excellent views across to Lundy Island.

    Facilities include parking, toilets and food.

    The Lundy Company operate their helicopter service to Lundy, during the five months from November to March from Hartland Point.

    Hartland Quay Beach has dog restrictions. No dogs May to September.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 6 beaches around Bideford, 95 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Hartland Quay Beach Bathing Water Quality


    Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
    • Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
    • Good: generally good water quality
    • Sufficient: meets minimum standards
    • Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
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  • Weather


    Hartland Quay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain today through Wednesday, with temperatures rising to 12°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Windy until evening and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    11
       89%  80%   26 mph
      8:13 am    4:45 pm
    Friday, Jan 19th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy until evening.
     
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    8
       89%  70%   24 mph
      8:12 am    4:47 pm

    Saturday, Jan 20th
     Rain starting in the evening and windy overnight.
     
    6
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    10
       94%  99%   9 mph
      8:11 am    4:48 pm
    Sunday, Jan 21st
     Windy until afternoon and overcast throughout the day.
     
    11
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    12
       90%  100%   23 mph
      8:10 am    4:50 pm

    Monday, Jan 22nd
     Windy until evening and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    10
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    12
       60%  88%   21 mph
      8:09 am    4:52 pm
    Tuesday, Jan 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and dangerously windy starting in the evening.
     
    10
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    12
       48%  86%   22 mph
      8:08 am    4:53 pm

    Wednesday, Jan 24th
     Dangerously windy until afternoon and rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
    8
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    12
       82%  98%   21 mph
      8:07 am    4:55 pm
    Thursday, Jan 25th
     Windy and partly cloudy until evening.
     
    8
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    10
       60%  48%   21 mph
      8:05 am    4:57 pm

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