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Sandy Bay

Devon, England

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This half mile curved beach offers sheltered and inviting sands ideal for a family getaway.

Lifeguards are on patrol during the summers months and the gentle access to the sea makes this beach perfect for bathers and a wide variety of water sports. Sandy Bay Beach is privately owned and access is gained via Littleham Village and through Devon Cliffs Holiday Park. Ample parking is available, together with a shop and tempting restaurant. There are many rockpools and secret hideaways to discover - making this the perfect spot for a full family day out.

Sandy Bay is on the Jurassic Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Friday 30 September

Chance of rain 35%
Min temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 11mph
Tomorrow (Saturday)
Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 13mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Sandy Bay is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 10:13 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 3:50 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Recommended holiday cottages near Sandy Bay

Things to do and see in the area

World of Country Life (0.7 miles)
Hawkridge Bird of Prey Centre (0.7 miles)
M and S Charters (1.5 miles)
Exmouth & Orcombe Point Walk (2.2 miles)
Exmouth to Lympstone Walk (2.2 miles)
Stuart Line Cruises (2.3 miles)
A La Ronde (2.8 miles)
River Exe (4 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Littleham,

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SY032797

County: Devon

Country: England

Local Authority: East Devon

Parish: Exmouth

Nearest postcode: EX8 5BT

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Visitor information for Sandy Bay, Devon, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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