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Address: Meadfoot Road, Torquay, England
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Description: Small stretch of shingle beach overlooking Torbay. Great for rock pooling...
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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a lovely beach with café and toilets (not always open) and lots of rock pools. small car park, but not enough bins...loads of rubbish in the summer! lovely green just up the road... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 20, 2015
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

a lovely beach with café and toilets (not always open) and lots of rock pools. small car park, but not enough bins...loads of rubbish in the summer! lovely green just up the road, but same problem there with rubbish!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Whenever I visit Torquay I always ensure I visit Meadfoot Beach, clean and safe with stunning views!!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

an out of season visit but beautiful views and stunning surroundings, a wonderful place to ponder life

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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102 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 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
17 helpful votes 17 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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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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
48 helpful votes 48 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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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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