Bantham Quay, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Bantham Quay, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Quayside location as beautiful as Bantham's famous beach

Huge numbers of people head to Bantham Beach throughout the year. It's one of the UK's best and most beautiful beaches. Fewer people explore the River Avon and Estuary that runs between Bantham Beach and Bigbury-on-Sea Beach. If you're on holiday in South Devon and head to Bantham Beach then also take time to explore the river and estuary from Bantham Quay as the location is as beautiful as Bantham's famous beach.


Location and directions for Bantham Quay

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To visit, park in the large car parking area that stretches out behind Bantham Beach. Charges apply. Walk back in the direction of Bantham and you'll see a signpost on your left pointing to the quayside. Follow the steepish road down to the riverside with its impressive boathouses.


Bigbury-on-Sea/Bantham Ferry

The Bigbury-on-Sea/Bantham Ferry runs between Bantham Quayside and Cockleridge Ham (on the Bigbury-on-Sea side). This is a seasonal passenger service. See our Bigbury-on-Sea/Bantham Ferry listing for detail.


Walking at Bantham Quay

There's nice low tide walking on the sand on the east side of the river. The views are stunning.

If you want a long walk then follow the Avon Estuary Walk inland. See our Avon Estuary Walk listing for more information.