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What a lovely beach

I had a nice walk along the beach and back via the nature reserve. Was rewarded with lovely sand... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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Mother daughter time

Had a lovely time at Dawlish Warren with my daughter I didn’t go In the water but Emily went in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Exeter, United Kingdom
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Dawlish EX7 0NF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had a nice walk along the beach and back via the nature reserve. Was rewarded with lovely sand and views of a sparrow hawk .would defo recommend .

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely time at Dawlish Warren with my daughter I didn’t go In the water but Emily went in for a swim then later we went for a boat ride Happy days

1  Thank AngelaGoldenhair
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach at this time of year is still beautiful to look at, so clean and tidy, just needs less dog's on there.

2  Thank 508carolew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning and clean beach! We visited on a very cold autumn day with our children and puppy! The wind breakers every few km on the beach allowed for us to sit and it took away some of the cold. It is beautifully clean! Will definitely...More

1  Thank Elizabeth l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great beach with arcades, a pub serving good family food, amusement park and nature reserve walks. The car park is expensive so if you're staying in Dawlish Warren it's worth the walk

Thank davee693
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nipped in for a so called 'special sausage baguette', took 20minutes to get it, charged £4, got a tiny torpedo roll with a cheap single sausage, not asked if I wanted butter/margarine but it oozed horrible margarine. So minging I binned it.

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love it here Clean lovely views Great amusements friendly nice Rides and attractions good prices atmosphere Will certainly return

Thank Serena J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is very clean and well looked after. Award winning beach. Beach to the left of the arcade is better for children as no pebbles and sharp shells bits everywhere 👍

1  Thank lc428
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The problem with this beach is that it can be difficult to find somewhere to park on a busy day - but if you can sort that out then there is little to complain about on a fine day. However, there is little to do...More

Thank Welshwasp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

September 2018. Another great two weeks. we stayed at the Hazelwood. the staff are excellent. The entertainment was excellent. We loved the walks around the Warren. It is very clean people are friendly, the only complaint was the weather, Just our luck. But overall. We...More

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Susan H
15 September 2018|
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Response from Gemfromhull | Reviewed this property |
There was plenty of parking but it is very steep hills in most areas some so steep there a little scary but once your passes then it’s fantastic 99% of parking is pay and display x hope that helps
Jeffrey B
3 August 2018|
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Response from Carol C | Reviewed this property |
Not on the main beach. There is a long stretch beyond the main beach though to walk the dogs.
Mrs Lucy G
23 July 2018|
Response from Gordon D | Reviewed this property |
We met my wife's cousin in 'The Boat House' its a bar / restaurant a lot like wetherspoons. the food and service was really good, I did post pictures on my posting at the time.