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List of beaches in north Devon

Beaches north Devon

Sandy or pebble beaches in north Devon

North Devon has a wonderful coastline, it's worth just going for a drive for the views. You will pass by sandy coves, dramatic cliffs, small villages, hedgerows teeming with wild flowers and birds.

There is a good number of blue flag beaches in both north and south Devon should you wish to go for a day trip.




A list beaches in north Devon

blue flag beaches Blue flag beaches are recognised for the quality of the bathing water and cleanliness. It also means that dogs are generally banned or restricted. There is a number of blue flag beaches in Devon.

North Devon coast :

Blue flag beach at CroydeCroyde - wide and deep sandy bay, perfect for all beach activities plus surfing. The village of Croyde has charming thatched houses and a thatched pub as well as several surf schools and shops. A regular stream of surfers plays on Croyde and other north Devon beaches.

Ilfracombe - sandy beaches and picturesque fishing harbour, stunning cliffs with superb coastal views

Lynmouth - cliff walks with great views, harbour. On the edge of Exmoor.

Blue flag beach at Westward Ho Devon.Westward Ho! - a great name for a 2 mile length of sandy beach and rock pools in north Devon close to the Tarka Trail and South West Coastal Path. The beach is backed by Pebble Ridge and a country park and golf course.

Blue flag beach Woolacombe sandsWoolacombe - gentle shelving sandy beach backed by rolling hills down to the sea. Good for surfing.


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