Thurlestone – North

Visit Thurlestone North

Thurlestone North, is a lovely sweeping stretch of beach, looking out over Bigbury Bay. This unspoilt beach is backed by the Thurlestone Golf course and the South West coast path runs in between.

This stunning part of the coast is in the South Devon Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in the South Hams district.

There are no facilities here, so take some snacks and refreshments, although the golf club is at the southern end of the beach.

This beach is dog friendly and a great place for them to run around.

This beach is …

  • A Sandy Beach
  • Dog Friendly

What to see and do

  • Play Golf
  • Go for long coastal walks

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Places to stay

  • Holiday cottage

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Photo by UK Beach Days

Getting To Thurlestone – North

Beach Location


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Getting There

Map of Thurlestone – North

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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

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