Consisting mainly of sand, it's gently slopping gradient and easy access make it a popular choice for families with children or those wishing to distance themselves from amusement arcades. The red sandy beach rests between rock headlands and provides a safe sheltered area with parkland at the rear. The long promenade with its colourful beach huts provides a level walk to both ends of the beach. It's location also positions it as an ideal starting point for scenic coastal walks. Cafe, restaurant, shops, and toilets including disabled facilities are all available close by.
Broadsands is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.
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The tide at Broadsands is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 2:46 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 9:07 PM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 17.2°CDetailed weather and tides »
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Greenway (1 miles)
Brixham Battery Heritage Centre (1.5 miles)
Brixham Harbour (1.9 miles)
Golden Hind Museum Ship (1.9 miles)
Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boat Company (2 miles)
Berry Head National Nature Reserve (2.5 miles)
Britannia Royal Naval College (3.6 miles)
Sea Kayak Devon (3.6 miles)
Dartmouth Museum (3.9 miles)
Hockings Dairy Cream Ices (4 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 3 miles north as the seagull flies, around 4 miles by road.
around 6 miles north-northeast as the seagull flies, around 10 miles by road.
around 4 miles north-northeast as the seagull flies, around 7 miles by road.
less than a mile southeast as the seagull flies, less than a mile by road.
around 3 miles southeast as the seagull flies, around 4 miles by road.
Location: Broadsands, Paignton
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: SX896574
Local Authority: Torbay
Nearest postcode: TQ4 6HL
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