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Woolacombe Village Beach

Devon, England

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Woolacombe Village Beach is a two and a quarter mile stretch of golden sand backed by sandy hills and the Woolacombe Downs.

The village of Woolacombe lies at the northern end of the beach, and is full of seaside shops, cafes, restaurants and B&B's. The Woolacombe Bay Hotel and Watersmeet Hotel probably offer the best accomodation in town, and the Red Barn pubs has the liveliest night life.

Woolacombe Village Beach is on the North Devon Heritage Coast.


Weather and tides for Friday 29 September

Chance of rain 8%
Min temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 9mph
Tomorrow (Saturday)
Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 20mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Woolacombe Village Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 1:02 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 7:18 AM tomorrow.

Approximate sea surface temperature:   16.9°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Woolacombe Village Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Woolacombe Surf Centre (0.3 miles)
Hunter Surf School (0.6 miles)
Fly Like a Bird (0.7 miles)
Walk - Morte Point Trail (0.8 miles)
Borough Farm Sheepdog and Falconry Displays (1.5 miles)
Putsborough Sands (1.8 miles)
Surf South West (2.8 miles)
Lyndon Wake Surf School (2.9 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Woolacombe

Location type: Town

OS Grid: SS455436

County: Devon

Country: England

Local Authority: North Devon

Parish: Mortehoe

Nearest postcode: EX34 7DL

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

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Fri, 29 Sep 2023 20:43:00 +0100