Visit Bigbury-on-Sea

Bigbury-on-Sea is the perfect place for a family holiday, safe swimming and sandy beaches with views of spectacular Burgh Island. The beach is backed by low cliffs, just south of the River Avon estuary.

There is lots to do for all ages, including coastal walks, windsurfing and canoeing, and nearby Bigbury golf course.

Did you Know? Agatha Christie wrote alot of her material whilst staying there….also a favourite place of escape for The Beatles.

This beach is …

  • Safe For Swimming
  • Great for Surfing
  • Ideal For Families

What to see and do

  • Hire A Beach Hut

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Places to stay

  • Holiday park

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Photo by UK Beach Days

Getting To Bigbury-on-Sea

Beach Location


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Getting There

Map of Bigbury-on-Sea Beach

Explore the UK coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

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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