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Beaches

Beaches

Escape to South Devon’s beaches for the holiday of a lifetime.

Cuddle up with your partner on a quiet sandy cove, watching the sun disappear on the horizon. Stroll along the shingle with your dog, breathing in fresh sea air and gazing at the jagged coastline ahead. Pack up your fishing line and tackle, grab your sun cream and holiday novel, or bring your rockpooling nets and body boards… fishing, sunbathing or playing as a family, the beaches in South Devon are second to none and are sure to meet all of your expectations.

Or why not visit numerous South Devon beaches all in one day – take to the South West Coast Path, your gateway to beautiful shorelines otherwise inaccessible…

Find out more about the unspoilt coves and rocky inlets lining the South Devon coastline, just waiting to be discovered.

5th April 2022

Blackpool Sands | South Devon Beach Bible

Blackpool Sands in South Devon is a sheltered, golden crescent of fine shingle, situated on the east-facing coast of...

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15th March 2022

Westcombe Beach | South Devon Beach Bible

Westcombe Beach is located within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the west coast of South Devon, and...

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9th March 2022

Dog-friendly Beaches in South Devon

South Devon is home to an impressive variety of dog-friendly beaches, ranging from expansive sandy bays to secluded coves,...

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Beaches South Sands beach bible feature image
6 months ago

South Sands, Salcombe | South Devon Beach Bible

South Sands proximity to Salcombe only partly explains its popularity. The rest of it is down to its beautiful...

Beaches East Portlemouth Beach - accessible beaches in South Devon
11 months ago

Accessible Beaches in South Devon

Here in South Devon, the stunning coastline never fails to impress, with its rugged, breathtaking scenery and dramatic seascapes...

Beaches Mattiscombe Beach - secret Devon beaches
11 months ago

Our top 10 secret Devon beaches to explore

It’s not only the famous golden beaches of Bantham, Bigbury, and Salcombe, and the shingle shores of Start Bay that make the...

Beaches View of Prawle Point
2 years ago

Prawle Point | South Devon Beach Bible

Prawle Point, owned by the National Trust, is a coastal headland in South Devon, and is the southernmost point...

Beaches Christmas Day swim in South Devon at Bantham Beach
2 years ago

Christmas Day swim in South Devon

An icy Christmas Day swim in South Devon has been a tradition for some time now, but in the...