"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Challaborough Beach

Challaborough is on the south coast of Devon. It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 350 metres wide, surrounded by cliffs and sand dunes. A stream flows onto the beach to the sea.

Beach type: Sand and rock

Nearest town: Bigbury

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SX649447

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Challaborough Beach

  • Cookworthy Museum (5m)
  • Salcombe Maritime and Local History Museum (7m)
  • Overbecks Museum and Garden (7m)
  • Dartmoor Zoological Park (9m)
  • Saltram House and Gardens (10m)
  • The Green House Visitor Centre (11m)
  • Woodlands Leisure Park (11m)
  • Plym Valley Railway (11m)
  • Plymouth Ski Centre (11m)
  • Drakes Den (12m)

Tourist Information

Modbury
Tourist Information Centre
5 Modbury Court
Church Street
Devon
England
PL21 0QR

Phone 01548 830 159
Email enquiries001@modburytic.org.uk
http://www.visitsouthdevon.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 24 February

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
E
Pressure 1017
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
ENE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
ENE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
ENE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ENE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 71%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
E
Pressure 1020
Humidity 76%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:25 GMT
High Tide
11:46 GMT
Low Tide
18:11 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Accomodation near Challaborough Beach

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Tell us what you think about Challaborough Beach

Fine sand and rocky cove. Good family beach with rock pooling at low tide, and a coastal path along the cliffs. Watersports are popular, and the nearby Holiday Park provides seaside entertainment.

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