Sheridans Guides to Great Britan & Ireland




Woolacombe, Devon

Woolacombe is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon, England, which lies at the mouth of a valley (or 'combe') in the parish of Mortehoe. The beach, which has Blue Flag and Premier Seaside Beach awards for its cleanliness, water quality and facilities, is 3 miles (4.8 km) long, sandy, gently sloping and faces the Atlantic Ocean near the western limit of the Bristol Channel. It is a popular destination for surfing and is part of the North Devon Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Map of Woolacombe