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Sandy Bay

Sandy Bay beach, Devon

Granted a Blue Flag Award for 2015, Sandy Bay lies on the South Devon coast near Exmouth, located between Orcombe Point and Straight Point.

Approximately a mile long, the south facing beach is indeed sandy with rock pools located at one end.

A favourite with families, there are good facilities here due to the nearby Devon Cliffs (Haven) and Sandy Bay (Hoseasons) holiday parks.

Access is easy from the adjacent car park.

West of Sandy Bay lie the Orcombe Rocks, well known to fossil hunters and enthusiasts, and the Geoneedle on Orcombe Point, unveiled by HRH the Prince of Wales in 2002, marking the western end of the 96 mile long (155km.) Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site

Facilities

 Parking

 Toilets

 Family friendly

 Sandy beach

 Lifeguard in summer

 Total dog ban

 Cafe, shop or pub

 Telephone

OS Explorer Map 115: Exmouth and Sidmouth, Honiton

OS Explorer Map 115: Exmouth and Sidmouth, Honiton

This map is part of the Ordnance Survey's Explorer series designed to replace the old Pathfinder map series. At 1:25,000 scale this detailed map shows a host of attractions including gardens which are open to the public, nature reserves and country parks as well as all official footpaths, bridleways, roads and lanes. Other facilities covered include: camping and caravan sites, picnic areas and viewpoints, selected places of interest, rights of way information for England and Wales, National Trail and Recreational Path routes, and selected tourist information. The series is aimed mainly at the experienced map user but can be used by tourists and locals alike.

Local area

Local Accommodation

Cottages

Cottage Holidays

There is a great choice of cottages for rent in the local area. Take a look at the beautiful cottages in Exmouth, Teignmouth, Dawlish and Sidmouth.

Holiday Parks

Holiday Parks

Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:

arrowBudleigh Salterton

arrowDawlish

arrowExmouth

arrowSidmouth

Hotels

Hotels

Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:

	arrowExmouth

	arrowBudleigh Salterton

	arrowDawlish

	arrowSidmouth

Caravans

Caravan Holidays

In the vicinity is a choice of camping and caravan sites offering high quality, affordable holiday accommodation. Consider camps in Newton Abbot, Paignton, Brixham and Moretonhampstead.

Nearby Attractions

Attractions

There's plenty more to explore in this area, too! Find more attractions and things to do nearby:

Exmouth

	arrowWorld of Country Life

	arrowExmouth Pavilion

	arrowSavoy Cinema

	arrowA la Ronde

Budleigh Salterton

	arrowLily Farm Vineyard

	arrowOtterton Mill

Sidmouth

	arrowBicton Park Botanical Gardens

	arrowManor Pavilion Theatre

	arrowRadway Cinema

Teignmouth

	arrowCarlton Theatre

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