Devon Beach Guide

Branscombe Beach

Description:
Branscombe Beach is a long pebble beach below the picturesque village of Branscombe. Parking and facilities are right by the beach. Branscombe Beach stretches east for about one mile to Beer Head.
Safety:
No details available. See Beach Safety Guide.
Access:
Level access to the beach (by the Branscombe Beach car park).
Dogs:
No details available.
Directions:
Branscombe is approximately 19 miles from Exeter. Take the A376 from Exeter. If bypassing Exeter on the M5 turn off onto the A376 (Junction 30, signposted to Exmouth). On the A376 at the roundabout at Clyst St Mary go straight across onto the A3052 (signposted to Sidmouth and Seaton) and continue on the A3052 through Newton Poppleford. About 9 miles east of Newton Poppleford turn right onto a minor road, signposted to Branscombe. Follow this road for about a mile, then turn right (again signposted to Branscombe) and follow this road to Branscombe village. In Branscombe village turn left and just after the hotel turn right (signposted to the Beach) and follow this road to Branscombe Beach.
Post Code:
EX12 3DP.
Parking:
1 large car park by the beach.
Toilets:
Yes, by the Branscombe Beach car park.
Facilities:
Café, picnic area (behind Branscombe Beach, by the car park).
Activities:
None.
Nearby Alternative Beaches:
Budleigh Salterton (15 miles, pebble beach, disabled access, part dog friendly)
Beer (2 miles, pebble beach, part dog friendly)
Seaton (5 miles, pebble beach, disabled access, part dog friendly)
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