Saunton Beach or Saunton Sands as known by many. 3 miles of golden sands, like Woolacombe facing the Atlantic, the beach stretching as far as the mouth of the Taw/ Torridge Estuary. Backed by Braunton Burrows- did you know these contain some of the highest sand dunes in the country? Like nearby Croyde Saunton is a well known North Devon surfing beach, but with usually more manageable waves for the inexperienced and novice surfers amongst you.
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The local surf life saving club proudly claim 'this is the best longboard beach in the UK'. The multi coloured doors of the beach huts adding yet more visual delight- yes you can hire a beach hut for the day. A superb cafe-bar. Board hire. A well stocked beach shop. Dog zoned so a dog friendly Beach Devon. Life guard in season. Saunton surf report Surf holiday.
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