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Meadfoot Beach

Meadfoot Road, Torquay, England
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Ranked #14 of 30 Attractions in Torquay
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
Owner description: Small stretch of shingle beach overlooking Torbay. Great for rock pooling. Good public toilets...
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
Owner description: Small stretch of shingle beach overlooking Torbay. Great for rock pooling. Good public toilets (open in Summer). Great friendly cafe. Access to cliff top walks. Back drop of the Osborne , a crescent georgian hotel. Parking available for beach on road and in small carpark.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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226 reviews 226 reviews
89 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

To stand on the roadway and watch the waves beating against the sea wall is to appreciate the power of the sea. At present they are constructing a considerable number of new waterfront chalets which will improve the location

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
20 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

the beach is lovely and secluded. however, it's a bit steep for babies and elderly, not to mention the disabled.

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Quiet beauty spot, reminiscent of childhood holidays. Beautiful select area. Ideal holiday location.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Love this little cafe ! We had breakfast here twice, it was by far the best breakfast we had. All freshly cooked to perfection and very reasonably priced. We walked the coastal path from Torquay which has lovely views. Well worth a visit.

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Worcester, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We visit this beach every time we come to Torquay and I never get tired of it - its just a lovely place to stroll along and the weather for October was great.

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Luton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Went in a howling storm but made of interesting photos. Ran out of time as would have like to see in the sun

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coventry
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

If you are in Torbay and want to get away from the hustle & bustle visit Meadfoot Beach for peace and quiet. A quiet sea front road leads to a quiet car park overlooking the sea. There are a few parking areas along the road but they are time limited. It is so peaceful its unbelievable, and the views are... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This is a very poor excuse for a beach there is seaweed everywhere I know there is seaweed in the sea but the money Torbay council get from holiday makers you would think they could clean it up a bit.

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Somerset, England
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81 reviews 81 reviews
28 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Just been here and it was very pleasant. The beach is in parts a little rocky but sandy at one end and popular with surfers. There is a public toilet kept very clean and also a very good cafe with inside and outside seating looking over the bay. The service here is very good and I thoroughly enjoyed my scampi... More 

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Pembrokeshire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Meadfoot Beach café is the ideal place to relax in the sunshine and watch the activities on the beach. Afternoon is the best time, after a paddle in the sea and a walk up the cliff path to admire the wonderful view.

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