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.
Discover the beautiful Somerset Coast
Discover the stunning beaches on the North Devon Coast, where much of which is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Head to the North West England Coast for the Piers and Pleasure beaches or explore with miles of deserted sandy beaches.
Explore Dorset Beaches on the Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage Site and the UK’s most popular fossil hunting area.
The dramatic Atlantic Coast of North Cornwall is home to the UK’s surfing capital Newquay.
Sandy beaches, hidden coves and a rich history make make the beaches in West Cornwall ever popular holiday destinations, including the beaches of St Ives.
Visit South Cornwall and enjoy the amazing beaches and charming coastal villages and towns.
Experience the spectacular coastline of South West Cornwall.
Travel to the South East Cornish coastline and visit the range of popular seaside resorts.
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