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Address: Woolacombe EX34 7BG, England
Phone Number: 441271870234
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Woolacombe

Love this beach , it's safe , clean , and dog friendly, it's perfect in every way , parking is close by with little shops in the town itself. Brilliant for family and some lovely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
473lucyw
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Redditch, United Kingdom
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Surrey
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53 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Woolacombe boasts a sandy beach and a beautiful view. It was massively overcrowded and was commercialised - lots of beachside tat which definitely appeals to the kids but not to my pocket. Not my cup of tea - I MUCH preferred somewhere like Bude but it did have stunning scenery in the drive down.

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Thank Undertheoaks
Redditch, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Love this beach , it's safe , clean , and dog friendly, it's perfect in every way , parking is close by with little shops in the town itself. Brilliant for family and some lovely walks , it's got lifeguards on beach so you feel every safe , this beach deserves best beach in Britain,love it

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Thank 473lucyw
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A beautiful beach with life guards and tourist shops, there are also good toilets. On a hot day go early the queues are terrible. Expect to pay £7 or £8 for the privilege. One car park will charge £4 if you out before one and the other is a flat rate. Great surf fun in the sea and dune surfing.

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Thank Stevan M
Derbyshire
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely,lovely place, great day at the dog free end! Got to go again sometime next year but for longer

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Thank sl867
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I'd love to be able to give Woolacombe a good review because the beaches looked fantastic. Sadly we never even got parked because the queuing was at a standstill for almost an hour and we decided enough was enough as it was wasting precious time of the holiday. I'm assuming if we arrived earlier we would have had a better... More 

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Thank Eve S
Catterick, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited with what looked like most of the population of North Devon on a very hot Tuesday. We had to queue slowly down the road into the beach area so I was a bit dubious about the day ahead. We used a signed Car park (£7 for the day, well marekd and supervised) and walked for a couple of... More 

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Thank 130mondeo
Norwich, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Love this place made me fall in love with the sea again, body boarding heaven. Yes it gets busy and the parking around is up to £8.00 for the day, pay and display is cheaper at £1.10 and hour but a max of four. Big shout out to the RNLI guys and girls proper heroes the lot of them make... More 

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Thank P P
Berkshire
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited this beach with my sister and her family and my parents a couple of weekends ago, and the beach is gorgeously sandy. Plenty of room and dogs are allowed on but kept to a different part of the beach. Unfortunately Woolacombe as a whole is not suitable for anyone with any walking or breathing difficulties as it is... More 

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Thank JIlott
Midlands
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great clean beach with dogs allowed on most areas. I'd recommend hiring a beach Hut (book early) to make the most of your stay. In high season on a sunny day there are so many people it looks like some sort of migration!

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Thank IanMidlands
Leeds, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Love this place gets better every time we visit - on a sunny day you could easily believe you were abroad - stunning beach and sea perfect for bodyboarding and surfing

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