Bigbury on Sea Beach


Nr Kingsbridge

Tel: 01548 843558

Burgh Island from Bigbury on Sea



  • Disabled access to the beach
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • First Aid Room
  • Lifeguards (May - September)
  • Shower facilities


  • Beach side refreshment kiosk
  • On-Site café/restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - easy access to beach from car park.


  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

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Recent Reviews:

  • Judy M
    Norwich, England, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Surfers paradise
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 26th September 2018
    What a view! There are rock pools to explore and a fantastic walk across the beach to the hotel......when the tide is out. We were lucky to have a beautiful sunny day , at the end of September as... Read full review
  • One_of_the_BOFs
    Cheltenham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Very good beach in interesting location
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 16th September 2018
    Bigbury-on-Sea is perhaps best known for Burgh Island but the beach has its own attraction. The large expanse of sand appears to be well maintained, although it could probably do with some more local... Read full review
  • debcox
    Trip Type:
    fantastic beach
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 16th September 2018
    as beaches go this one is wonderful, very scenic with good parking and loos available but what I like best is that is absorbs so many people easily so that everyone has space to enjoy and the kids to... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Car: Take the B3392 from the A379. Follow signs to Burgh Island and Bigbury-on-Sea. Car Parks located next to the beach. All day parking charge amount depends on time of year.

Public Transport Directions

Accessible by using the South West Coastal Foot path.


  • Beach AwardsBlue Flag Award Blue Flag Award 2010

Opening Times

open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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