Oddicombe is a shingle beach at the bottom of red sandstone cliffs.
The cliff top has magnificent views across the bay and to get down to the beach you will need the steep path or the cliff railway.
Facilities include promenade, Babbacombe Cliff Railway, cafe, beach huts, toilets (summer only), beach shower, disabled visitors’ facilities, deckchair and boat hire.
Oddicombe Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.
Oddicombe beach, No dogs in the summer.
- 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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