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Wembury Beach

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Beautiful scenery BUT...

There is no bin so people without a care litter the place with their plastic rubbish, coffee cups... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Great walks, lovely views, beautiful coastline,

Been visiting this beach and coastline for the last 45+ years, and still go back when i visit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Susan B
Southampton, United Kingdom
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rock pooling”(28 reviews)
“national trust”(41 reviews)
“car park”(55 reviews)
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Church Road, Wembury PL9 0HP, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There is no bin so people without a care litter the place with their plastic rubbish, coffee cups from the cafe(!!!!) and food wrappers. How can such a lovely beach be destroyed by such an easy thing to fix. Pick up your rubbish and enjoy...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank HenryFree
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been visiting this beach and coastline for the last 45+ years, and still go back when i visit Plymouth. It's remained unspoilt and unchanged thanks to the National Trust. Gorgeous walks around the coastline in both directions, or just a stroll on a clean beach...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 December 2018

I visit Wembury a lot. The beach is family friendly and used a lot by locals, and there are often surfers wallowing about off-shore. It's a good place to see cirl buntings, a South Devon specialty, and almost anything can turn up on the strand-line,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JoeFogey
Reviewed 6 November 2018

beautifu location in a peaceful setting, dog friendly from October, ideal for sitting and having a relaxing few hours

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dee112015
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Visited webury beach today for the first time. National trust managed with toilets, car park and cafe. Car park small so go early. Single width lane access so possible nightmare in peak season. Cafe has about 6 tables inside and another 6 outside. Serves pasties,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank perkyjude
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Beach beneath our hotel and so tranquil and quiet as off season. Local people were very friendly and helpful

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Romantic_11
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We visited Wembury Beach whilst on an 11 night holiday in Dartmoor (staying at Walkham Valley Cottages which we also highly recommend) Wembury is a lovely, quiet, small beach with rock pools, some sand and pebbles and great views. We visited in October 2018 with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ZoeAnne1970
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Wembury Beach is on National Trust land, parking charges apply if your not a member. Worth the fee as the view is naturally lovely and the coastal walks both high and low ground are wonderfully invigorating or slow and peaceful dependent on your mood. A...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kat682018
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

There are a lot of stones on this beach so don’t forget your sandals however there are sandy patches for all to enjoy and there is nowhere nicer to be on a hot day than a beach in Devon. Parking was £5 for the day...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank peterjs74
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Lovely beach. Great rock pooling at low tide. Mainly sandy but also a bit pebbly. Quite sheltered. Nice cafe and a small beach shop.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Claire S
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30 May 2018|
Response from Ben H | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry Just seen the question. Yes it is and no other parking close by that I know of.
5 August 2017|
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Response from Sharon L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure but you can at mount batten which is a couple of miles away.
27 July 2017|
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Response from Elie M | Reviewed this property |
It is easy to access by car and there are bus routes that go to Wembury. The lanes are narrow but cars don't go too fast as a result. The car park is a decent size and won't be problematic for the car. Wembley beach is a... More