Beaches & Coastal in South Devon

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Best South Devon Things To Do, Plymouth, South Devon

Best South Devon Things To Do, Plymouth, South Devon

South Devon is one of the UK's most popular holiday destinations. It's packed with visitor attractions. We list some of the best below.   Major South Devon holiday attractions Plymouth National Marine Aquarium. Located by Sutton Harbour and Plymouth's historic Barbican overlooking Plym...

Best South Devon Beaches, Dartmouth, South Devon

Best South Devon Beaches, Dartmouth, South Devon

We start with our top ten recommendations for South Devon beaches and then list others by section along the coastline. Browse the photo gallery to see South Devon beaches moving clockwise from the Exe Estuary to Plymouth.   Blackpool Sands (Beach) is an arc of shingle (small peb...

Best South Devon Rainy Day Things To Do, Plymouth, South Devon

Best South Devon Rainy Day Things To Do, Plymouth, South Devon

There are plenty of things to do in South Devon when it rains. We list ideas below by theme and then location. When it's raining hard, head indoors. If it's light rain there are still plenty of things to experience outdoors. Browse the list and photo gallery for inspiration. &...

Best South Devon Watersports, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Best South Devon Watersports, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

In an area of England famous for its coastline, it's no surprise that you could spend your entire holiday trying out various watersports. We list by location and watersport.   Bantham We lead with Bantham Beach because it's an iconic South Devon surfing spot. It's also exceptionally be...

Best South Devon Boat Trips, Dartmouth, South Devon

Best South Devon Boat Trips, Dartmouth, South Devon

There's a wide range of boat trips you can take in South Devon. Most leave the major coastal holiday destinations such as Dartmouth, Salcombe, Brixham, Torquay and Plymouth. Some follow popular routes and run regularly. Others are more specialist. The range of boat trips can be bewildering. Here are...

Best South Devon SWCP/South West Coast Path Walking, Salcombe, South Devon

Best South Devon SWCP/South West Coast Path Walking, Salcombe, South Devon

If you're looking to walk a short section of the South West Coast Path in South Devon then we'd recommend the following stretches of coastline. We also include a description of the entire length of the South West Coast Path from Exeter to Plymouth should you want to complete it in one go. Browse the...

Best South Devon Pubs, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Best South Devon Pubs, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

With some of the most beautiful coastline in the UK, South Devon has plenty of pubs in very special waterside locations from which to enjoy the views and vibe. Below is a list of some of the best we've come across in years of photographing and researching this part of South West England.  ...

schoolhouse, Wembury, South Devon

schoolhouse, Wembury, South Devon

schoolhouse and beachhouse on the South Devon coast The schoolhouse sits above Mothecombe (Meadowsfoot) Beach and Coastguard's Beach on the River Erme and Estuary. The beachhouse sits above South Milton Sands (Beach, National Trust). Both beach cafes and bars are fashionable South Devon food...

Mothecombe (Meadowsfoot) Beach, Wembury, South Devon

Mothecombe (Meadowsfoot) Beach, Wembury, South Devon

Beach at the mouth of the Erme Estuary Mothecombe (Meadowsfoot) Beach is a deep sandy beach at the mouth of the Erme Estuary. Local information boards refer to it as Mothecombe Beach. Ordnance Survey uses Meadowsfoot Beach. At low tide, the sand is exposed around Owen's Hill and Owen's Point...

Plymouth Trails, Plymouth, South Devon

Plymouth Trails, Plymouth, South Devon

Discovering Plymouth on foot One of the best ways to discover Plymouth is on foot. It's a reasonably small city that's easy to walk around. Like Exeter, it has a number of trails you can follow with information boards that tell the story of the city. These include The Barbican Trail and The Coxsi...

Totnes Dartington Access for All Path, Totnes, South Devon

Totnes Dartington Access for All Path, Totnes, South Devon

Walk linking Totnes to one of South Devon's top gardens and visitor attractions Totnes is one of South Devon's best visitor destinations. Nearby Dartington is one of the area's top gardens and visitor attractions. A path links the two taking you along the River Dart to Dartington or to The Shops...

Sharpham, Totnes, South Devon

Sharpham, Totnes, South Devon

Wine and cheese tasting and tours in South Devon The Sharpham Estate runs along the River Dart at Ashprington just outside Totnes. Sharpham is one of England's foremost quality wine producers. Book yourself a wine and cheese tasting experience or take a tour around the vineyard. Note that...

Dartington, Totnes, South Devon

Dartington, Totnes, South Devon

One of South Devon's major cultural and leisure attractions Dartington Hall Estate sits on the edge of Totnes. It's home to a dizzying array or cultural and leisure attractions from the amazing Dartington Hall Gardens to Dartington Hall, the Barn Theatre & Cinema to The Shops At Dartington....

The Shops At Dartington, Totnes, South Devon

The Shops At Dartington, Totnes, South Devon

Superb specilaist shopping destination at Dartington Hall Estate near Totnes The Shops At Dartington are a collection of specialist shops on the edge of Dartington Hall Estate near Totnes. The food and drink shop is particularly impressive selling a wide range of South Devon produce.  ...

Hallsands Lost Village/Ruined Village, Torcross, South Devon

Hallsands Lost Village/Ruined Village, Torcross, South Devon

Lost coastal village in one of the most remote areas of South Devon at the southern end of Start Bay Start Bay arcs from the mouth of the Dart Estuary down through Torcross to Start Point and Start Point Lighthouse. At the southern end of Start Bay are Hallsands and Hall Sands (Beach). South of t...