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It is a fantastic beach with an amazing waterfall onto the beach. As others have said the road down... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
swift-simba
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Camberley, United Kingdom
Fantastic

This is not easy to get to . The road is narrow and rough . Meeting oncoming cars is fun. But its... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Merlin1946
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It is a fantastic beach with an amazing waterfall onto the beach. As others have said the road down is not for the faint hearted!! there is an off road section close towards the end! Once in the car park it is quite a beach...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018

This is not easy to get to . The road is narrow and rough . Meeting oncoming cars is fun. But its worth the trouble . Its a very dramatic cove - particularly at low tide with the exposed rock formations . We were amazed...More

1  Thank Merlin1946
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Rough track leading to the beach with a small car park at the end, if you drive carefully and have good clearance on your car you will be ok. Worth the drive for the wild stone and pebble beach.

2  Thank HandAontour
Reviewed 15 August 2018

A great place to be pensive and see among the best views in North Devon. The walk from Welcombe village to the beach is for the hardy, but worth it. Take a camera and some music although the cacophony from the sea is not to...More

2  Thank pops1940
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We were staying not too far away so decided to walk here to check it out for suitability for our two dogs, although it was not suitable for them, only due to the fact that one of the is elderly and not so agile anymore...More

2  Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A difficult to get to gem. A waterfall, sand at low tide, rockpools, what more could you want? The road down is bad, single track with passing places, but worth it.

2  Thank ejcrook2018
Reviewed 2 July 2018

The Lane down to the car park is not for the faint hearted (or those with low slung cars), but it Is well worth it, magnificent sweeping bay with sand, rocks, waterfalls and rock pools. Don't expect toilets or an ice cream van, just a...More

2  Thank Flanjamin
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely cliff walks Nice beach. No car park fee Easy access. People camp there. Not accessible for wide campers, restricted height under the trees on the way in. Bumpy uneven track down a narrow lane, not for the faint hearted.

Thank mark a
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We are visiting a local holiday park in Bideford, and wanted to visit a local beach. I searched the Internet for best reviews and this one was 1 of 5 top beaches. It was a 20 minute drive and was a pleasant road until you...More

1  Thank melissa m
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed the last full week in March 2018 Four Adults and two Children The Cottage was well equipped with everything you need. The Hot Tub was a big plus after a day if touring Would recommend a walk to Welcombe Mouth Beach but it is...More

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