Saunton Beach. 3 miles of golden sands, facing the Atlantic Ocean

- stretching as far as the mouth of the Taw/ Torridge Estuary.

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beach-huts saunton sandsSaunton 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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saunton surf surf-holiday 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.

Overlooking the beach is the Saunton Sands Hotel.

The Tarka Trail follows the South West Coast Path from Baggy Point along to Braunton.

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