The Beach Guide

Sand Bay

Sand Bay - Somerset

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A large and relatively wild beach with good views across the Bristol Channel to South Wales. Popular with dog walkers. Sparse amenities, apart from a few local food outlets and a free car park. Between Weston Woods and the National Trust headland at Sand Point.

Type of beach

Sand & shingle

Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs allowed

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  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Shop

    Nearest town

    Weston super Mare


    BS22 9UZ

    OS grid ref.

    ST 3310 6441

    Water quality

    Water quality star rating


    Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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