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"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Westward Ho! Beach

Devon, England

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More than two miles of golden sand backed by a unique pebble ridge linking to Northam Burrows Country Park, which is part of the UK's only United Nations Biosphere Reserve.

Access is fairly easy down a concrete ramp from the town of Westward Ho!, named after the famous novel by Charles Kingsley. Perfect for water sports and bathing the beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path and is well located for visits to many other nearby attractions including the picturesque fishing village of Clovelly.

Westward Ho! Beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Wednesday 21 March

Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 13mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 9%
Min temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 11mph

The tide at Westward Ho! Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 2:40 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 8:43 AM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Westward Ho!

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SS432295

County: Devon

Country: England

Local Authority: Torridge District Council

Parish: Northam

Nearest postcode: EX39 1LL

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

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