"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Babbacombe Bay Beach

Babbacombe is on the south coast of Devon. It is a sand and pebble beach, approximately 500 metres wide, backed by cliffs.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Torquay

Local authority: Torbay Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SX930653

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

Local area map loading...
Larger map

Things to see and do near Babbacombe Bay Beach

  • Babbacombe Model Village (1m)
  • Bygones Victorian Museum (1m)
  • Kents Cavern (1m)
  • Torquay Museum (1m)
  • Rainbow Funhouse (1m)
  • AMF Torquay (1m)
  • Quasar Torquay (1m)
  • Play Cafe (1m)
  • Torquays Dinosaur World (1m)
  • The Boulder Bunker (1m)
  • Living Coasts (2m)
  • Waves Leisure Pool (2m)
  • The Riviera International Centre (2m)
  • Torre Abbey Historic House and Gallery (2m)
  • Tore Abbey (2m)
  • Torquay Alpine Ski Club (2m)
  • Cockington Country Park (2m)
  • Cockington Court (3m)
  • Plant World (3m)
  • Paignton Pier (4m)
  • Occombe Farm (4m)
  • Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway (4m)
  • Dartmouth Steam Rail and River Boat Co (4m)
  • Kirkham House (4m)
  • Shaldon Wildlife Trust (4m)
  • Devon Activities (4m)
  • Splashdown Quaywest Waterpark (4m)
  • Quaywest (4m)
  • The Den (5m)
  • Shaldon Zoo (5m)

Tourist Information

Torquay
Tourist Information Centre
5 Vaughan Parade
Devon
England
TQ2 5JG

Phone 0844 474 2233
http://www.englisriviera.co.uk/

Photos are automatically tagged by geographic coordinate proximity and/or are submitted by website visitors, and may not necessarily be specifically of Babbacombe Bay Beach.

Weather

Forecast for Saturday 15 December

06:00


Chance of rain 98%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 14mph.
SE
Pressure 1011
Humidity 99%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 97%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 97%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSE
Pressure 1003
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SW
Pressure 998
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Five Day Weather

Nearby coastal places and features

Local area map loading...

Accomodation near Babbacombe Bay Beach

Hotels, guest houses and B&Bs

Self-catering

All nearby accomodation

Tell us what you think about Babbacombe Bay Beach

Torquay and the surrounding area is one of Britain's most popular seaside destinations. Noted for its relatively mild climate abundant palm trees and subtropical vegetation. The area has benefited enormously from a campaign to market it as 'The English Riviera'.

SeaBritain.co.uk is a Good Stuff website.