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Place Category: Beaches
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.
Hollicombe Beach Weather Forecast
Light rain on Sunday and Monday, with temperatures bottoming out at 17°C on Friday.Mostly cloudy throughout the day.Today's Forecast
14->191% 60% 10 mph
6:14 am 8:22 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, Aug 23rd
15->184% 91% 10 mph
6:16 am 8:20 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Aug 24th
14->181% 74% 9 mph
6:17 am 8:18 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Friday, Aug 25th
13->171% 87% 3 mph
6:19 am 8:16 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Aug 26th
15->184% 49% 11 mph
6:20 am 8:14 pmBreezy in the morning and light rain until afternoon, starting again overnight.Sunday, Aug 27th
15->1914% 70% 8 mph
6:22 am 8:11 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Monday, Aug 28th
16->1920% 67% 8 mph
6:24 am 8:09 pmPartly cloudy in the morning.Tuesday, Aug 29th
15->183% 35% 14 mph
6:25 am 8:07 pm
Hollicombe Beach Tide Times
Hollicombe Beach Water quality
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.
Photos from around the surrounding area