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A pretty sheltered harbour with boats hauled onto the shinge beach for protection ..Drive the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
johnpZ4299KQ
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exeter
Nice surprise

We stopped here for a picnic after visiting Pecorama. It has a nice little play park with public... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KiddiCENTRIC
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A pretty sheltered harbour with boats hauled onto the shinge beach for protection ..Drive the slower way via Branscombe in the summer if you want congestion Devon Style

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for a picnic after visiting Pecorama. It has a nice little play park with public toilets just next to it. Essential for family! We then walked the 2 or so miles along the coast path to Seaton. I would really recommend this...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wednesday afternoon 2nd of January and we visited this picturesque beach which is flanked on both sides by white cliffs. This is a working beach, there were a number of fishing trawlers landed on the pebbled beach. There were signs about the place advertising fishing...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

after the "debacle" of yesterday in Dunster. Today, the peace, quiet and tranquillity of this beautiful village and beach in Devon. Winter parking is usually quite easy and we had no problem. Finding the WCs was quite easy and most of the shops were open...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seeing this beach in the dark and in December was not ideal, but can imagine on a hot summers days, it would be simply stunning.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GTopper
Reviewed 23 November 2018

As a family we've been visiting Beer Beach for over 50 years and it always retains its olde worlde charm. There are plenty of stories about smuggler's using this beach in days gone by and when you visit its easy to see why. The café...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Well worth taking the time to visit if you have a chance. The beach is pebbly and not easy to walk on if you have mobility issues. There are walk ways though and despite the hills it's accessible.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tom S
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Stopped here on the basis that we'd seen some reviews about the chalk cliffs and thought it would be a nice place to stop between devon and southampton. It was a beautiful little town, with some lovely shops and the beach was just delightful. As...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

Really interesting beach, great nick nack shops, small pubs and cafes. Cafe on the beach has great icecream and hot drinks. Also small information kiosk which has info about surrounding sea life and wildlife. Great place to visit

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TerenceH1
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Wanted, (because I Could) a beer in Beer, but it was early, (too early for a beer) so we went down on the beach and had a brilliant cooked breakfast, super coffee, it was great. Went back the next day ( Later in day )...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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pedro4u2
2 September 2017|
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Response from Bellablue516 | Reviewed this property |
Best to google for next years exact dates, in August.
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Kelz1978
25 May 2017|
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Response from shane s | Reviewed this property |
from memory they are allowed on the east beach all year round......
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stewyw
8 February 2017|
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Response from Peter D |
Beer regatta is brill, the week is packed with different events to suit all ages and interests (including the famous 'barrel rolling') the events take place in the main Street, the beach,the gardens and even in the sea! The... More
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