"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Woolacombe - Village Beach

Woolacombe is on the north coast of Devon. It is a large sandy beach resort, approximately 700 metres wide, backed by sand dunes. There is a stream which spreads out over the sand at the back of the beach.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Woolacombe

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SS456436

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Woolacombe - Village Beach

  • Woolacombe Riding Stables (1m)
  • Mortehoe Museum (1m)
  • Once Upon A Time (2m)
  • Roylands Riding Stables (3m)
  • Home House Country Restaurant (3m)
  • Cascades Tropical Adventure Pool (3m)
  • Bicclescombe Park (4m)
  • Tunnels Beaches (4m)
  • Braunton Burrows (5m)
  • Braunton and District Museum (5m)
  • Elliott Gallery (5m)
  • Ilfracombe Aquarium (5m)
  • Ilfracombe Sea Safari (5m)
  • The Ilfracombe Princess Cruises (5m)

Tourist Information

Woolacombe
Tourist Information Centre
The Esplanade
Devon
England
EX34 7DL

Phone 01271 870 553
Email info@woolacombetourism.co.uk
http://www.woolacombetourism.com/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 17 August

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:47 BST
(00:47 GMT)
Low Tide
08:00 BST
(07:00 GMT)
High Tide
14:26 BST
(13:26 GMT)
Low Tide
20:48 BST
(19:48 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 Woolacombe - Village Beach

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Tell us what you think about Woolacombe - Village Beach

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.

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