Branscombe Beach

Nr Seaton, Branscombe, Devon, EX12 3DJ

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Branscombe beach is a long shingle beach, an ideal place to relax and enjoy the stunning coastal scenery. The beach is set below the beautiful village of Branscombe, and continues east about a mile to Beer Head. 

Branscombe village is part of the Jurassic Coastline, and is part of the East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Branscombe is a great family beach, with rockpools for exploring and stones to skim! 

Part of the South West Coast Path, there’s a good cliff top walk to the picturesque village of Beer. The area has walks that cater to all abilities and the coast path can be enjoyed all year round - with views across the Jurassic Coastline. 

Make sure you stop to explore the village of Branscombe itself - its chocolate box thatched cottages wander down the stunning cliff valley all the way to the sea. Its location makes Branscombe one of the most beautiful and scenic locations on the South coast - and its claimed to the the country's longest village.

Beach facilities include toilets and refreshments. 

There is a dog exercise area at this beach. 

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Branscombe Beach (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

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  • Beach side refreshment kiosk
  • Cafes/Licensed Family Restaurants/Refreshments

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Paul M
      Frome, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      A Day By The Sea
      4 of 5 stars
      3rd Sept 2021
      We joined our family on holiday. If you swim here you are advised to wear swim shoes. They can be purchased at the shop next to the cafe. There are also toilets and car parking. Be aware of heavy... Read full review
    • mrskated2016
      SCAM, SCAM, SCAM
      1 of 5 stars
      14th Sept 2021
      Avoid the car park at all costs. I bought my ticket but didnt realise the time was from entering to exiting on CCTV. I must of only been over a few minutes over as we had to wait in car park for all... Read full review
    • EDB7157
      Epsom, United Kingdom
      Car Park Scam - keep your ticket and ask to see the logs if you lose it
      1 of 5 stars
      15th Sept 2021
      If you get caught by this awful syten, write to them requesting copies of the car park logs. I just managed to have my miskeying offence reduced to £20 after 2 years of letters and a court... Read full review

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