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Very good beach & facilities. Miles of sand when tide is out. Good place to watch the setting sun... read more

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8741mdm
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Bideford, United Kingdom
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Lovely seaside town with expansive nearby sand dunes leading to beautiful beach with plenty of... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
peeneff
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Faversham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its like this, if any tourism destination wishes people to come and spend their money with them then at least make it easy for them to do so. The we attempted to use is car park close to the boat ramp- the one that takes...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good beach & facilities. Miles of sand when tide is out. Good place to watch the setting sun. Is this the best beach?

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 8741mdm
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Lovely seaside town with expansive nearby sand dunes leading to beautiful beach with plenty of space to wander for miles. Great for families at any time of year. Very bumpy car ride to car parking close to the sand though so take it slow. However...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank peeneff
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Westward Ho! beach is huge and great for dog walking (in the autumn/winter months I believe, as dogs are banned in the summer). Saw lots of surfers out so waves must be great for that! Tide goes out very far and comes in pretty quick,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank EstelleSMorris
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Took our young children to this fabulous beach and they loved it. The beach is beautiful and clean and although it was cold nobody wanted to leave. Would imagine it is a brilliant beach to visit in the summer.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Compass42486182666
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Boring. Very little to do. Small expensive cheerless cafes.Only good for surfers. Lousy parking. Very steep access roads.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 197bernardw
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Visited here briefly over October half term, it was a beautiful sunny (though bracing!) day. Beach is very clean and great for dog walking and rockpooling. Look out for the local Ice Cream vans, scrummy Ice Cream even in the cold! There's a small car...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank skegby
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Loved every momen of this day. Amazing beauty. Sandy beach and perfect waves. Truly unspoilt. Quite us happy!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sightseer01019772440
Reviewed October 31, 2018

What a view plenty to do - or not, just watch the ocean. Crashing waves. Bracing wind. Dog friendly out of season

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank normaprobert21
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

This beach is huge, with good local facilities too. I would imagine it’s trickier to park in the peak season, not so out of season!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Kim M
September 14, 2018|
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Response from wendymcdonald | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. Yes there are cafes and restaurants open over xmas, however not as many as during the summer season. Gift shops etc tend to be closed. The local pubs are open... Pier House, Waterfront, Village Inn... More
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wolfie37
June 18, 2017|
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Response from mog_19 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, there were dogs on the beach in May. Tourist information may be able to help?
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nhorafaki
November 28, 2016|
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Response from Johntrombone | Reviewed this property |
The beach of course but most of the holiday type of shops are closed. There are a few shops up from the beach which stay open the year round. Don't be downhearted cos Bideford is not far away and that quite a large town... More
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