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Seeking sunshine

Lots of sand and sea. Clean. Good area for dogging a la car share 🙃great fish and chips at golden... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
Louise F
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Just like the Med!

We were so lucky with the weather and this let us take advantage of the gorgeous beach. Felt like... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
Deb W
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“great beach” (82 reviews)
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The Burrows, Westward Ho, Bideford, England
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Lots of sand and sea. Clean. Good area for dogging a la car share 🙃great fish and chips at golden fry

Thank Louise F
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We were so lucky with the weather and this let us take advantage of the gorgeous beach. Felt like we were on holiday in the Mediterranean 😀

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Beautiful beach, the water is so clear, also the built in pool is beautiful. The lifeguards are always about so you know it is a very safe beach. The rescue we saw was really fast when the tide was in

Thank Ria79
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Westward Ho! is very popular due it's never-ending sandy beach. It's a real family destination. There's a very basic lido at one end and some natural pools on the sand at the other (depending on the tide). The beach caters for everyone - sandcastles, sunbathing,...More

Thank small-skiing-mole
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is the second year we have visited this resort, something to suit all the family, surfing, swimming, amusement arcades, beautiful scenic coastal walks and excellent snack bars and restaurants. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank gordonharvey154
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Went twice while staying in the area. Once when the tide was in and it was quite rocky with not much sand. The second time the tide was out and there was so much sand! We were with a dog so had to go to...More

Thank bigrobbo86 .
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic day trip to Westward Ho! loved watching the surfers on the huge expance of beach. Played crazy golf too.

Thank jan s
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Making a change from our usual holiday destination of deepest, rural France, we decided the stay in England this year and return to North Devon, spending a week in the seaside town of Westward Ho! Westward Ho! is a lovely little town. It has a...More

Thank richben67
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

What can I say,the beach is massive,clean,very safe,lifegauards are on duty most times .even when it is busy still has plenty of room,shallow sloppy beach very safe for young children and good clean sand,dogs not allowed on beach during summer months,plenty of facilities near by...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The dog friendly part of the beach is at least 2 miles long the sea was quite away from the top end of the sand so we could let our dog of the lead to enjoy herself and she did there were pockets of water...More

1  Thank Margaret E
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18 June 2017|
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Response from mog_19 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, there were dogs on the beach in May. Tourist information may be able to help?
28 November 2016|
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Response from Johntrombone | Reviewed this property |
The beach of course but most of the holiday type of shops are closed. There are a few shops up from the beach which stay open the year round. Don't be downhearted cos Bideford is not far away and that quite a large town... More
19 September 2016|
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Response from Gavin B B | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't be able to answer that. I know there was an excellent fishing tackle shop in the centre of the small town centre. I am sure they could assist on arrival. They also arrange sea fishing trips.