Hollicombe beach is set below high sandstone cliffs this sheltered red sand Read more [...]
Hollicombe beach is set below high sandstone cliffs this sheltered red sand beach is a real sun trap and at low tide rock pools are exposed at both ends. This little bay provides the perfect setting to get away from the hustle and bustle of Torquay.
Facilities include street parking, disabled access to beach, slipway and nearest public toilets are at Preston North Green.
Dogs banned during the summer.
- Water Quality
Bathing Water QualityWater 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.
7-day Weather Forecast
Rain on Wednesday and Friday, with temperatures peaking at 15°C on Wednesday.Mostly cloudy throughout the day.Today's Forecast
6->1150% 81% 1 mph
7:36 am 4:25 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy in the morning.Monday, Nov 20th
10->1246% 89% 18 mph
7:38 am 4:24 pmOvercast throughout the day and breezy overnight.Tuesday, Nov 21st
10->1229% 96% 16 mph
7:39 am 4:23 pmWindy throughout the day and rain in the evening.Wednesday, Nov 22nd
11->1547% 91% 25 mph
7:41 am 4:22 pmWindy until evening and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Nov 23rd
13->1453% 77% 25 mph
7:42 am 4:21 pmRain in the morning and breezy throughout the day.Friday, Nov 24th
10->1478% 57% 22 mph
7:44 am 4:20 pmWindy until evening and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Nov 25th
8->1134% 75% 20 mph
7:45 am 4:19 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, Nov 26th
8->1136% 91% 10 mph
7:47 am 4:18 pm