Beaches on the South West Coast
South West England has one of the most beautiful coastlines in England, and includes the counties of Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset. 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.
Discover the beautiful Somerset coast. Visit lovely beaches and charming seaside villages and plenty of coastal activities to enjoy.
Explore Dorset Beaches on the famous Jurassic Coast, which is a World Heritage Site and the UK’s most popular fossil hunting area.
Visit South Cornwall and the Lizard Peninsula, the amazing beaches and charming coastal villages and towns.
Take in the stunning beaches on the North Devon Coast, where much of which is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The rugged Atlantic coast of North Cornwall is home to superb beaches as well as the UK’s famous surfing capital Newquay.
SOUTH WEST CORNWALL
Discover the sandy beaches of the Cornish Riviera and the hidden coves of the Roseland Peninsula.
Head to the beautiful South Devon Coast for secluded coves, family friendly destinations and the famous beaches of the English Riviera.
Looking for beaches in St Ives or near Lands End or St Michaels Mount? Then head to South West Cornwall and follow the coastline.
SOUTH EAST CORNWALL
Travel to the beautiful South East Cornish coastline and visit the range of popular seaside resorts
Escape to the Beautiful Beaches of the South West Coast of England
The South West coast of England is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the UK, with charming harbour towns, rugged coastal cliffs, and sweeping sandy bays. Dorset is home to the stunning Jurassic Coast – a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the UK’s most popular fossil hunting area.
Explore the beautiful Somerset coast and its charming seaside villages, or the stunning beaches of the Lizard Peninsula in South Cornwall. The North Devon Coast, much of which is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is another must-visit destination, as is the rugged Atlantic coast of North Cornwall and its famous surfing capital, Newquay.
For something more remote, head to the the Roseland Peninsula in South West Cornwall, or the beautiful South Devon Coast and its famous beaches of the English Riviera.
Go Surfing in the South West of England
Learn to surf. Find surf schools all around the South West.
Walk the South West Coast
The beautiful coastline of Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset is jam-packed with world famous locations to tiny hidden coves. If you are a lover of long distance hiking, the South West Coast is for you. The full length of the South West Coast Path is 630 miles and is the longest waymarked walking path.
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