Croyde Bay Beach

Visit Croyde Bay Beach

West facing Croyde Beach in North Devon is a hugely popular surfing beach, backed by sand dunes between the neighbouring beaches of Saunton Sands and Woolacombe. Just to the North is Baggy Point great for walking and rock climbing, with Down End Point to the south. The beach has lifeguards on duty during the summer months.

Did you Know? The Croyde Gem, Rock & Shell Museum is close by, with minerals, rocks and shells from around the world

This beach is dog friendly between 1 October and 30 April restricted in the Summertime.

This beach is …

  • A Blue Flag Beach
  • A Popular Surfing Beach
  • Patrolled By Lifeguards

What to see and do

  • Go Surfing
  • Visit The Museum

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Places to stay

  • Holiday cottage

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Header Photo by Surfing Croyde Bay on Unsplash

Getting To Croyde Bay

Beach Location

Beach Rd, Croyde, Braunton EX33 1NZ


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Getting There

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Explore the UK coastline

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What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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