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Address: Woolacombe EX34 7BG, England
Phone Number: 441271870234
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Lovely sand -- but even more interesting beach next door

I like Woolacombe, but I like Barricane Beach, right next door, even better. Billed as a great seacombing beach, it is not exactly what most people would expect. The beach is made... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Lauree T
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Orebro, Sweden
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Orebro, Sweden
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58 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I like Woolacombe, but I like Barricane Beach, right next door, even better. Billed as a great seacombing beach, it is not exactly what most people would expect. The beach is made almost entirely of broken shells. However, if you look closely, you may find some of the lovely pink cowrie shells that purportedly blow in from the Bahamas. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The second time we've visited Woolacombe beach & it is perfect! Spotlessly clean....a real jewel in Devons crown!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic beach with many of thfe resources you want. Shops selling beach essentials restaurants with local and summer foods plus beach crews selling fast food and other bits. All in all an excellent day out

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1 Thank Chris J
Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely beach. Clean. Bins. Ice-cream and drinks to be bought on the beach. Surf board hire. Wet suit hire. Chair hire. Great for families but no dogs that we could see.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The beach is absolutely stunning! A lot of soft sand with some damper sand due to the tide coming in quite far. On a lovely day the beach is quite busy, but the large beach definitely has the space for everyone!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We managed to chose the perfect day for the beach. Weather was awesome and sea was so refreshing. This is a very clean beach with great RNLI presence to ensure the safety of all swimmers

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

3 miles of glorious golden sand. Next to numerous large car parks. Lifeguards patrolling during summer months. Large section available for dogs. Litter bins and food outlets located on the beach. Toilets available.

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely spacious long sandy beach. We had a dog with us on our holiday and were pleased to find there were dog areas on this beach. There is a part where there are no dogs allowed, a part where dogs can be on leads, and a part where they can run free so something for everyone. The dog part where... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Woolacombe beach is one of the best Devon has to offer, it is clean and well Marshalled for the safety of surfers and swimmers. There is ample parking available with 3 car parks easily been able to cope with demand. The car park just before you get to the beach is usually around 50p cheaper so that's half an ice... More 

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Romford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Absolutely glorious beach!! Very safe and flat! Golden sands and very clear water. Plenty of space and well catered for with rides for the very young and even a burger van!! This place is just beautiful!

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