The Beach Guide

Maidencombe Beach

Maidencombe Beach - Devon

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Maidencombe is a small sandy cove a few miles north of Babbacombe and Torquay. It's a ten minute walk from a small car park, with a steep section at the end. There is a cafe by the beach.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

No

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs are banned from Oddicombe beach.

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Activities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Slipway

    Nearest town

    Torquay

    Postcode

    TQ1 4TS

    OS grid ref.

    SX 9277 6847

    Water quality

    Water quality star rating

    Awards

    Marine Conservation Society RecommendedQuality Coast Award