Visit Broadsands

Broadsands is a red sandy beach, backed by beach huts and views of the Paignton to Dartmouth Steam Railway viaduct in the hills. This rural beach is apopular with families during the summer season, and has good swimming conditions, and basic amenities. On sunny days there are deckchairs available, and pedalos and boats for hire.

Did you Know? There is a Neolithic tomb on the hillside overlooking Broadsands Beach.

Dog friendly in the winter restricted during the summer from 1 May and 30 September.

This beach is …

  • A Sand Beach
  • Backed By Beach Huts
  • Safe For Swimming

What to see and do

  • Hire A Beach Hut
  • Look For The Neolithic Tomb

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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 Royal Beach

Beach Location


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Getting There

Map of Royal 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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