A network of tunnels, hand-carved in the early nineteenth century, leads to sheltered sand and shingle beaches and a Victorian tidal swimming pool. The only access to the beaches is via the tunnels, for which an entrance fee is charged.
Ilfracombe Tunnels Beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.
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The tide at Ilfracombe Tunnels Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 9:59 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 3:58 PM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 11°CDetailed weather and tides »
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Ilfracombe Sea Safari (0.6 miles)
Active Escape (2.7 miles)
Borough Farm Sheepdog and Falconry Displays (3.1 miles)
Walk - Morte Point Trail (3.9 miles)
Outdoor Shop & Kayak Centre (3.9 miles)
Surfside Kayak Hire and Sales (3.9 miles)
Hunter Surf School (4 miles)
Woolacombe Surf Centre (4.2 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 4 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 6 miles by road.
around 8 miles south-southwest as the seagull flies, around 11 miles by road.
around 7 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 10 miles by road.
around 6 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 10 miles by road.
around 4 miles west-southwest as the seagull flies, around 8 miles by road.
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: SS514478
Local Authority: North Devon
Nearest postcode: EX34 8AX
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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