It is a large sandy beach resort, approximately 560 metres wide, backed by low cliffs. There are rock pools and a small stream that flows onto the beach.
Widemouth Sand is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.
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The tide at Widemouth Sand is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 6:13 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 12:33 PM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 9.4°CDetailed weather and tides »
There are two large car parks with space for over 300 cars.
On the northern part of the beach a season ban is in place between Easter Sunday-30th September.
Beach cleaned regularly.
Daily - 30th April - 25th September
Weekends - 16th - 24th April; 1st - 16th October
Easter - 25th March - 10th April
Oct half term - 22nd - 30th October
Excellent water quality
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Coastal Northam Cottage
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Luxury Instow Cottage
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Freewave Surf Academy - Day Adventures (0 miles)
Rebel Cinema (2.2 miles)
Bude Bikes (2.2 miles)
Walk Bude - Coastal & Canal (2.3 miles)
The Castle Bude (2.5 miles)
Big Blue Surf School (2.6 miles)
Bude Surfing Experience (2.7 miles)
Bude Sea Pool (2.8 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 3 miles north as the seagull flies, around 4 miles by road.
around 5 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 8 miles by road.
around 9 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 12 miles by road.
around 11 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 16 miles by road.
Location: Widemouth Bay
Location type: Village
OS Grid: SS198023
Local Authority: Cornwall
Nearest postcode: EX23 0AH
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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