Broadsands beach, Paington, Devon
  • About Us

    Broadsands Beach Information

    Broadsands beach is a beautiful sweep of fine red sands, between rocky headlands. This beach is an ideal beach for families with children, the long promenade is lined with colourful beach huts and gives a level walk to both ends of the beach.

    This beach is a favoured starting point for coastal walkers.

    Facilities at the beach include parking, toilets, food, beach huts, deckchair and pedalo hire.

    Devon also has a similarly named beach near Watermouth between Ilfracombe and Combe Martin on Devon’s North Coast, click here for Broadsands beach, Ilfracombe.

    Broadsands Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Broadsands Beach has dog restrictions. Bovisand Bay beach does not allow dogs in the summer.

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

  • Water Quality


    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.
  • Tides
  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain today through Sunday, with high temperatures falling to 8°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Overcast throughout the day and breezy starting in the afternoon.
     
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    13
       90%  97%   15 mph
      6:03 am    8:23 pm
    Wednesday, Apr 25th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day and breezy starting in the evening.
     
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    12
       61%  67%   13 mph
      6:01 am    8:25 pm

    Thursday, Apr 26th
     Breezy until afternoon and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    12
       25%  58%   14 mph
      5:59 am    8:26 pm
    Friday, Apr 27th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    6
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    9
       54%  94%   5 mph
      5:57 am    8:28 pm

    Saturday, Apr 28th
     Breezy and overcast throughout the day.
     
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       65%  90%   18 mph
      5:55 am    8:29 pm
    Sunday, Apr 29th
     Breezy until afternoon and rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
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    8
       78%  100%   16 mph
      5:54 am    8:31 pm

    Monday, Apr 30th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy starting in the evening.
     
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    11
       49%  87%   14 mph
      5:52 am    8:33 pm
    Tuesday, May 1st
     Breezy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    11
       47%  76%   15 mph
      5:50 am    8:34 pm

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