The Beach Guide

Oddicombe Beach

Oddicombe Beach - Devon

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A sheltered sandy beach that can get crowded in summer. Safe swimming and interesting cliff geology. Deckchair, sunbed, motorboat, pedalo and kayak hire, toilets, a cafe and a shop. The car park is half a mile from the beach.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Dog ban in force

Dogs are banned from Oddicombe beach.

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  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Promenade

    Nearest town



    TQ1 3LB

    OS grid ref.

    SX 9263 6588

    Water quality

    Water quality star rating


    Blue Flag AwardMarine Conservation Society RecommendedQuality Coast Award

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