South Devon Beaches

South Devon Beaches

Whether you’re planning a staycation or a day trip with the kids. Use our coastal holiday guide to discover beautiful South Devon beaches.

Find your favourite South Devon Beaches

Head to the South West England coast for secluded coves to explore and miles of sandy beaches. Enjoy the beautiful English Riviera and the stunning coastal walks along the South Devon coastal path.

Beaches in Devon A-Z

For the best chance of warm, sunny weather and water ideal for swimming and beach activities, aim for the peak summer months of July and August. But the South Devon coast is beautiful year-round, with each season offering its own charms.

What’s On

Coastal events in South Devon for your diary

Annual events taking place for 2024.

  • Food Festivals
  • Sailing
  • Sporting Events

Top South Devon Beaches

Looking for top South Devon Coast destinations? Miles of sandy beaches, traditional seaside towns and family attractions. Walk the coastal path or find family friendly Blue Flag beaches. There are sandy beaches in Isle of Wight which are safe for swimming as well as dog friendly beaches for long walks with our four legged friends.

Common Questions

There are 22 miles of English Rivera beaches in Torbay. Brixham, Paignton and Torquay are the Riviera towns and have something for everyone, from local and historical interest to watersports and family entertainment.

If you are looking for a sandy beach with facilities that is great for families, there are a lot to choose from. Bantham beach, Dawlish Warren, Torre Abbey Sands and Slapton Sands are just some of the all time family favourite beaches in South Devon.

Enjoy the beautiful South Devon coast.

Explore other areas near South Devon

Explore the miles of UK coastline with popular seaside destinations, coastal walks and water sports. Find more beaches in the southwest coast of England, covering the counties of Somerset, North Cornwall, North Devon, South East Cornwall, South West Cornwall and South Cornwall. Stop off at a beach for the day or walk or cycle the coastal trails.

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