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Saunton Beach, Saunton

#7 of 48 in Beaches in Devon
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Grab your surfboard and prepare to hang ten at Saunton Beach, located in an area known for its remarkable sand dunes. Part of a UNESCO biosphere reserve, the beach includes a military training area at one end, which is occasionally cordoned off and used as an airstrip for practice. The beach's long stretch of sand makes it a popular family vacation destination, featuring a small cafe and an outlet offering surf lessons and surfboards for rent. Put Saunton Beach into our Saunton trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Saunton.
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  • Beautiful beach and dog friendly but WHY ARE THERE NO LIFEGUARDS? There are so many families, surfers, etc using this stretch of water and no-one watching out for people getting in trouble. There....  more »
  • Love Saunton Sands, but I have just read about the huge Saunton Sands Car Park charge increase - Absolutely outrageous profiteering by the owners of the Car Park taking advantage of the need to...  more »
  • Beautiful. Be advised its normally very windy
  • Massive beach for the dogs to run around all day long.tea,coffee and hot snacks served from the carpark.
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