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lovely quiet beach

never been here before lovely beach dogs can go on the beach which was great at this time of year... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2017
Southern Wales, United Kingdom

Small shale beach accessed by car plenty of car parking or there was a path from our hotel the... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2017
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Small stretch of shingle beach overlooking Torbay. Great for rock pooling. Good public toilets (open in Summer). Great friendly cafe. Access to cliff top walks. Back drop of the Osborne , a crescent georgian hotel. Parking available for beach on...more
Meadfoot Sea Road, Torquay TQ1 2LQ, England
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Reviewed July 26, 2017

never been here before lovely beach dogs can go on the beach which was great at this time of year, pebble beach, lovely and quiet, five minutes in the car from torquay harbour

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Reviewed July 21, 2017

Small shale beach accessed by car plenty of car parking or there was a path from our hotel the Headland although looked quite a steep walk, flat beach pretty quiet when we went but very unspoilt.

2  Thank MikeandCaroline
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Beautifull setting although Stepney and very little beach when the tide is in. Cafe at 1 end but little else.

1  Thank Sally W
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

A favourite place for locals to walk to. Whether it's just a coffee or milkshake, or a full English this is the place to go. Relax and enjoy the fabulous view.

1  Thank SH0pkins
Reviewed July 18, 2017

A nice little shingly beach which is only really used by those staying in the hotels in the immediate vicinity. A little sun trap as it is quite sheltered. There is parking space behind the beach and some steps leading down to it.

1  Thank Ecomentalist
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Lovely location and one of the few places where you won't get stung by any parking charges,on the road side, as it's free. Small bay with no cafe or shop's so doesn't get over crowded. Well worth a stop or drive around the coast road...More

1  Thank andy w
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Beautiful little beach which is a mixture of shingle and sand. When the tide does come in the beach becomes very narrow though however the sea is clean and when the tide goes out it uncovers a lot of rock which would be perfect for...More

1  Thank The_Tamworth_Taster
Reviewed July 7, 2017

Clear water, stony beach, a real sun trap with a good cafe at one end. . Covered at high tide , but has good walks around the area and sufficient parking.

1  Thank davidw613
Reviewed July 2, 2017

Pleasant beach near our hotel but mostly covered at high tide. Not very sandy but good for swimming.

1  Thank heath922
Reviewed June 22, 2017

This is our favourite beach in the Torquay area, just a short drive from the town. There is some limited on-road free parking and a lovely cafe serving light meals. The beach itself is a mixture of sand and shingle and alo good for rock...More

1  Thank NR1170
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