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Broadsands Beach

Broadsands is a beautiful beach in an idyllic rural setting. Consisting mainly of sand, it's gently sloping gradient makes it a popular choice for families with children or those wishing to distance themselves from amusement arcades. The red sandy beach rests between rock headlands and provides a safe sheltered area with parkland at the rear. The long promenade with its colourful beach huts provides a level walk to both ends of the beach.  Its location also positions it as an ideal starting point for scenic coastal walks. Cafe, restaurant, shops, and toilets including disabled facilities are all available close by.

Very large car park serves the beach and provide access to the extensive coastal walks in the area.

Beach Office: 01803 843008
Awards: Blue Flag, Quality Coast Award and Good Beach Guide
Type: Sandy with rock pools
Transport: The nearest town is Paignton.  Local bus route is on the nearby main road. 10 minutes walk away.  No. 12.
Disabled Access: The car park leads straight on to the long level promenade, access to the beach however is not easy, via steps with handrails. Beach Wheel chair available.
Dogs: Banned during the summer season. There is a dog (on leads) exercise area on the green behind the beach.
Safety: Beach Managers, Supervision, Warning flags, Life buoys, First aid, Lost child centre and Patrol boat
Facilities: Cafe/restaurant, Beach Huts, Toilets (open all year), Disabled visitors’ facilities, Disabled access to beach, Deckchair hire, Slipway, Promenade and pitch and putt golf.
Seaside Activities: Boat Hire
Car Park: Broadsands Car Park with disabled visitors’ spaces.

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