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Slapton Sands and Torcross Beach

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Slapton Sands


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • Debbie H
    Chard, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Beautiful yet haunting.
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 10th October 2017
    Slapton Sands although beautiful has a haunting air. With the huge loss of lives during the U boat attacks. There is a sad lack of information and it is well worth doing an internet search before... Read full review
  • Sailorsgirl
    Springfield, Missouri
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    2 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 10th October 2017
    In 1944 a rehearsal for D-Day took place at Slapton Sands. It became one of the worst tragedies of the war. German Torpedo boats were hunting off the Devon shore and picked up Allied radio traffic... Read full review
  • thegamesplayer
    Trip type:
    Well worth a visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 2nd October 2017
    Really enjoyable afternoon spent here. We really enjoyed the nature reserve, spent a lot of time in the hide watching the birds on the lake. Popped in to the Start Bay Inn for a coffee and compared... Read full review


Attraction Facilities

  • Lifeguards (May - September)


  • Disabled access to the beach
  • Easy access from main roads/good public transport links
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Map & Directions

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