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Gammons Head Beach

(Maceley Cove)

Devon, England

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A small sandy cove sheltered by the majestic Gammon head.

Gammons Head Beach is on the South Devon Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Wednesday 29 March

Chance of rain 91%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 22mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 90%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 20mph

The tide at Gammons Head Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 11:31 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 5:45 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Recommended holiday cottages near Gammons Head Beach

Things to do and see in the area

East Portlemouth & Gara Rock Trail (2.3 miles)
Salcombe Harbour (2.5 miles)
Whitestrand Boat Hire (2.6 miles)
Salcombe to Bolt Head Walk (2.6 miles)
Overbecks Museum and Garden (2.6 miles)
Salcombe Tourist Information Centre (2.7 miles)
Sea Kayak Salcombe (2.7 miles)
Salcombe Distilling Company (2.8 miles)
Sea N Shore (2.8 miles)
Start Point Lighthouse (4.8 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: East Prawle

Location type: Rural

OS Grid: SX766357

County: Devon

Country: England

Local Authority: South Hams

Parish: Chivelstone

Nearest postcode: TQ7 2BX

(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)

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Visitor information for Gammons Head Beach, Devon, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Wed, 29 Mar 2023 08:50:31 +0100