The Beach Guide

Oddicombe Beach

Oddicombe Beach - Devon
© Derek Harper and licensed for reuse under this Licence

Set just to the north of Torquay this sheltered sandy beach that can get crowded in summer.

Swimming here is generally safe and there is some 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

Sandy

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs are not allowed on Oddicombe between 1 May and 30 September

Devon dog friendly beaches »

Activities

Facilities

  • Promenade

Nearest town

Torquay

Postcode

TQ1 3LB

OS grid ref.

SX 9263 6588

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Blue Flag AwardMarine Conservation Society Recommended

Submit a correction

Oddicombe Beach Reviews

Toilets

Margaret
Sep 01st 2019

Lovely beach good cafe and shop but the toilets are the worst toilets I have every seen the are unisex which is fine but they are so unclean and need a good upgrading

What did we get wrong?