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Preston Sands (Paignton) Beach

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Preston Sands (Paignton) Beach - Devon

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Preston Sands is an excellent family beach a short walk from Paignton. Safe and clean and backed by a promenade lined with colourful beach huts. There is a shop and a cafe right by the beach.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

No

Dogs friendly beach?

Dog ban in force

Dogs are banned from the beach.

Devon dog friendly beaches »

Activities

  • Swimming/bathing

Facilities

  • Toilets
  • Shop
  • Deck chair hire

Nearest town

Paignton

Postcode

TQ3 2NU

OS grid ref.

SX 8964 6175

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Marine Conservation Society RecommendedQuality Coast Award