South West Coast

Beaches on the South West Coast

South West England has one of the most beautiful coastlines in England. From charming harbour towns and villages to rugged coastal cliffs and sweeping sandy bays, the beaches are enjoyed by families, surfers and nature lovers alike. Dorset, a favourite with fossil hunters is home to the stunning Jurassic coast which is designated a UNESCO World heritage site.

SOMERSET

Discover the beautiful Somerset coast. Visit lovely beaches and charming seaside villages and plenty of coastal activities to enjoy.

DORSET

Explore Dorset Beaches on the famous Jurassic Coast, which is a World Heritage Site and the UK’s most popular fossil hunting area.

SOUTH CORNWALL

Visit South Cornwall and enjoy the amazing beaches and charming coastal villages and towns.

NORTH DEVON

Discover the stunning beaches on the North Devon Coast, where much of which is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

NORTH CORNWALL

The dramatic Atlantic Coast of North Cornwall is home to fabulous beaches and the UK’s famous surfing capital Newquay.

SOUTH WEST CORNWALL

Experience the spectacular coastline of South West Cornwall and traditional seaside villages.

SOUTH DEVON

Head to the beautiful South Devon Coast for secluded coves, family friendly destinations and the stunning beaches of the English Riviera.

WEST CORNWALL

Sandy beaches, hidden coves and a rich history make the beaches in West Cornwall ever popular holiday destinations.

SOUTH EAST CORNWALL

Travel to the South East Cornish coastline and visit the range of popular seaside resorts

Coastal Activities

Take the plunge and get involved in the many water sports available from kayaking, kitesurfing, sailing surfing and more. Walkers can take in the stunning views along the coastal paths.

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