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.
No dogs May to September.
- 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.
Our weather forecast for Bideford in Devon
Today (Wednesday, Feb 24)
Expect a temperature in the range 8.3℃ to 8.3℃ with a wind speed 5.5 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Feb 25
Expect a temperature in the range 8.1℃ to 8.3℃ with a wind speed 6.3 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Feb 26
Expect a temperature in the range 6.9℃ to 7.2℃ with a wind speed 2.6 m/sec (WNW)
Saturday, Feb 27
Expect a temperature in the range 6.1℃ to 6.7℃ with a wind speed 1.9 m/sec (S)
Sunday, Feb 28
Expect a temperature in the range 4.4℃ to 5℃ with a wind speed 2.2 m/sec (ENE)
Monday, Mar 01
Expect a temperature in the range 4.8℃ to 6.4℃ with a wind speed 5.1 m/sec (E)
Tuesday, Mar 02
Expect a temperature in the range 7.5℃ to 8.2℃ with a wind speed 7.8 m/sec (ESE)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Hartland Quay Beach in Devon.
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