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Woolacombe Beach

Address: Woolacombe, England
Phone Number: 1271 870234
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Ranked #1 of 11 Attractions in Woolacombe
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
Activities: Surfing
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
Activities: Surfing

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
38 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

N you drop down over the hill to Woolacombe your greeted with an amazing view but an even more amazing beach. Its very clean and tidy and long. Your kids will love running and playing here and so will you. The parking can be a bit of a pain in peek season but get here early and spend the whole... More 

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Bath, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Lovely, sandy beach, nice and quiet when we were there. Walked the length and returned along the cliff path overlooking the beach.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Miles of clean beach. Walk just a bit further and it can be just like having your own beach as its so quiet.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Lots of room to spread out and build castles and paddle. Rock pools to explore and lovely and clean. Great surf too

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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141 reviews 141 reviews
24 attraction reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I've holidayed in Woolacombe 5 times over the last 12 years or so, and I still love it. The beach is the main draw, it's huge so even when it's busy there's still plenty of space. They have great facilities - toilets, showers, shops, restaurants nearby, snack vans etc. It's also great for beginner surfing, the water stays shallow a... More 

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Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, United States
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59 reviews 59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The beach is absolutely gorgeous. We walked to the NE on our first day, climbing some of the rocks and the path up the cliffs. It was beautiful. We topped off our walk with a stop at the pub and returned back to Woolacombe. The next day, we ventured in the other direction. There were surfers and other walkers enjoying... More 

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Huddersfield
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Such a treat to wander around these spectacular rock formations which I had no idea were present in this part of the world. An ideal beach to visit with children, so clean & unspoilt, a paradise in which to inspire their imagination.

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Bedfordshire, UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

This beach is very clean and very beautiful. Hardly and stones or seaweed on the beach. Nice surf on the beach.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The beach is large and sandy. The were a number of people on the beach when we visited but most were surfers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

felt very safe on this beach and my son loves it, very clean and tidy with a doggy side and a non doggy side, so best of both worlds.

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