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Address: Woolacombe, England
Phone Number: 1271 870234
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Activities: Surfing

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Beach is lovely but parking is daylight robbery and crowded

Been coming to this beach al my life but first time today I refused to pay £5 parking as only wanted to stay an hour, this is April 25th too so what is high season going to be... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

Been coming to this beach al my life but first time today I refused to pay £5 parking as only wanted to stay an hour, this is April 25th too so what is high season going to be, place was crowded and getting kiss me quick losing a lot of its charm and devon delight. If you like a seaside... More 

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Minehead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

We have been coming to Woolacombe many times a year for over 45 years and absolutely love it. The beach matches any be have visited in the Med or Caribbean with good facilities on and off the beach. We were down for four days at Easter and the disgusting state of the Parkin Estate toilets and council Red Barn toilets... More 

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

One of the best beaches in the world. Vast and clean. Great for families. It is dog friendly. Parking is a bit pricey. Lots of places to eat in the town.

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warwickshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

So big lots of room for dogs to run , on the left hand side is dog friendly. It will take about 1-1/2 hrs to walk to end ....don't forget Poop bags as ther isn't any bins along beach....until you get back to entrance....car parking is £5.00, for whole day......

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW via mobile

Miles of soft sand, fun surf, big rock pools left from high tide make warm water wonderlands. Even when busy still plenty of space. Clean, all natural beauty. Great place for all ages. Parking can be tricky but worth it. A MUST.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Perfect beach! Lovely long beach and tide comes right in, plent of places to sit and shops etc nearby, 2 rides for kids and chip vans on the beach, dogs allowed on certain sections. Appears to be cleaned daily as never any rubbish on the beach. Highly recommend a visit.

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Watford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Clean, well maintained and, in season, well patrolled by the life guards. People tend to congregate close to the beach access and the cafe and that can get crowded but there's plenty of space if you venture further down the beach. There are usually two patrolled spots for swimmers and bodyboarders. When the tide is out it can be a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Beautiful and stunning beach with rocks to climb and investigate so great any season. Not a lot else nearby except few typical shops is surf shops, ice creams and cafes ets but worth a visit in the area. Plenty of parking .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

The surf is quite good but the sea is cold... The beach is wonderful and wide and good for families.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Amazing sandy beach with beach bars all well worth a visit voted the best beach in the Uk for all facilities.Lots of shops selling surf boards,body boards and all other beach equipment

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