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 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

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    • Hillie63
      Bristol, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Parking fine when parking paid for!
      1 of 5 stars
      24th Nov 2021
      I entered my registration to park in the car park and the machine wouldn't accept my debit card so I paid £2.00 cash no ticket printed. A week later I received a penalty charge for £60. Apparently... Read full review
    • jacqo2016
      Swindon, United Kingdom
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      Family
      Don't park there
      1 of 5 stars
      8th Dec 2021
      We are thinking of taking action over the parking because we have a ASD child who has melt downs adout leaving somewhere, we got a fine and wrote twice within the 28 days, they ignored the letters... Read full review
    • carolinebuchan
      Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
      Perfect for dogs, children and all ages.
      5 of 5 stars
      23rd Dec 2021
      Good point to join the coastal path walk. Great NT café with clean loos and a selection of food and drink. Read full review

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