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Dogs on Sandy Bay beach

I agree with dogs being banned from Sandy Bay beach between the beginning of May until the end of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Good sandy beach

Good sandy beach that has cliff tops as a backdrop. Can get very seaweedy. Golden sands. At low... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Ashford, United Kingdom
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Sandy Bay Beach is a privately owned award winning beach at the footings of a 5 star holiday park. The beach offers water sports and rock pooling. The RLNI provide lifeguards in the summer months. Refreshments Kiosk Available. Access is permitted by...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Devon Cliffs Holiday Centre Sandy BAY, Exmouth EX8 5BT, England
+44 1395 226226
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I agree with dogs being banned from Sandy Bay beach between the beginning of May until the end of September. During those months the beach, understandably is very busy, toddlers, children, and of course parents. I also believe if dogs were allowed on the beach...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 8willows123
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Good sandy beach that has cliff tops as a backdrop. Can get very seaweedy. Golden sands. At low tide you can walk to Exmouth beach which is a spectactular walk.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rayrest
Reviewed 27 October 2018

We spent a day on the beach as part of our holiday to Devon Cliffs. The beach is just beautiful! The kids were able to build sand castles, play and have a great time on a clean, safe beach. The ramp down is very steep,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

This is the most stunning beach. It wis so clean I didn’t even see a single bit of rubbish. The walk from the haven holiday camp to Exmouth is a must. We sat here watching the sun go down most nights as it was so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bromleyguy
Reviewed 13 October 2018

beautiful and clean beach, not to busy (owing to the time of year) absolute pleasure to visit, and if you have the time I recommend walking around to other parts of the coast also.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dsfddsfdf
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We visited this beach on 15th September, it was really beautiful. It's a perfect beach for making sand castles. There was a small amount of seaweed when you first get on the beach near the caravan park but we walked for less than 5 minutes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hoggysnout
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The beach is lovely with lots of sand. There is a lot of seaweed on the beach when the tide is out and in the sea. If you go out further into the sea you can avoid the seaweed. To get to the beach it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mandy S
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

The beach is in two minds for me. When you enter down on to the sand, the first thing you come to is sand and the lifeguards so you know you are in safe hands. To the far left are rocks with opportunities for rock...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank scoobieda
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We took our grand children here. It was nice and sandy, life guards on duty making you feel safe. The kids loved it in the sea and on the beach playing in the sand. There was a lot of sea weed bought in by the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank porchy
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We walked here from Exmouth just to see what it was like, it's lovely and was fairly empty, the tide was out and we were able to walk round onto the main Exmouth beach over the rocks. Kids loved exploring the rock pools, found a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Lee S
4 October 2018|
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Response from 732MichaelW732 | Reviewed this property |
Can park at Exmouth beach. Approx £1 per hour. Alternatively could park at the Sandy Bay Resort for free.
14 July 2018|
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Response from 554kims | Reviewed this property |
Only between October and April i believe.
31 December 2017|
Response from JeffTheChairman | Reviewed this property |
Yes There are several excellent ones within Devon Cliffs and also the Clinton Arms about a 20 minute walk