Beach Camping in Devon

Devon has miles of unspoilt coastline for those looking for an active holiday to explore. With plenty of water sports and activities to partake in, Devon is the perfect place for the outdoor enthusiast.

Devon has miles of award winning safe beaches, great for families to spend the day at the seaside.

Much of the coastline is protected by being in an area of outstanding natural beauty or under the National Trust.

The Camping and Caravanning Club has 3 coastal campsites located in Devon with varying distances to the sea. Delve into Devon - go fishing, walking, kayaking, canoeing, sailing or surfing and soak up all this beautiful region has to offer.

Below is information on our coastal campsites in Devon and some of the popular beaches in and around the campsites. We also include some basic information about the beaches themselves and you can find out a lot more about each beach by following the links.

 

Quick Links - Beaches near Dartmouth - Beaches near Lynton - Beaches near Teign Valley

Beaches near Dartmouth Club Campsite

The Beaches

Blackpool sandsThere are 6 beaches in and around Dartmouth, Devon.

Snorkel and kayak at Blackpool Sands or explore some local history at Sugary Cove Beach, which is overlooked by the historic Dartmouth Castle. If you’re keen to do a little walking and take in the beautiful scenery then head to the nature trail behind Slapton Sands – Monument Beach.

Slapton Sands – Torcross Beach is close to the village while Thurlestone North and South Beaches offer good coastal walks and fantastic water sports experiences. You can find out full descriptions of the beaches in and around Dartmouth by using the links in the table below.

Beach Name Dog friendly (all year) Suitable Disabled Access Toilets Nearby Car Park Drive from Club Site (minutes) Full Listing
Blackpool Sands
Green Tick
green tick
green tick
6 Beach CTA
Dartmouth Castle & Sugary Cove

Tick Tick


6 Beach CTA
Slapton Sands - Monument green tick

Tick Tick 28 Beach CTA
Slapton Sands - Torcross

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Tick 28 Beach CTA
Thurleston - North green tick

Tick Tick


32 Beach CTA
Thurleston - South green tick

Tick Tick 32 Beach CTA

About Dartmouth Club Campsite

Dartmouth

The South Hams offers a wonderful mix of coast, moorland and rolling hills and a range of activities to match from walking and cycling to sailing and surfing.

Aptly named as the attractive harbour town, Dartmouth is just a five minute drive away. The site offers campers spacious pitches, a large camping field, family shower room and a children’s play area.

Search and Book our Campsite at Dartmouth

Beaches near Lynton Club Campsite

Barricane BayThere are 5 beaches in and around Lynton, Devon.

Lynmouth Beach is a popular spot for tourists and fishing enthusiasts, while Combe Martin offers some excellent coastal walks wishing to explore the area’s natural beauty. Hele Beach is ideal for those who want relaxation and tranquillity rather than an overcrowded beach but Barricane Bay is a perfect for families and groups.

Tunnels Beach gets its name from the variety of tunnels, which lead to tranquil beach areas as well as a Victorian pool for bathing. You can find out full descriptions of the beaches in and around Lynton by using the links in the table below.

Beach Name Dog friendly (all year) Suitable Disabled Access Toilets Nearby Car Park Minutes drive from Club Site Full Listing
Lynmouth green tick
Tick Tick Tick 7 Beach CTA
Combe Martin Tick Tick 23 Beach CTA
Ilfracombe - Hele Beach green tick Tick 29 Beach CTA
Ilfracombe - Barricane Bay green tick
Tick 32 Beach CTA
Ilfracombe - Tunnels Beach
Tick Tick 32 Beach CTA

About Lynton Club Campsite

lynton

Lynton Club campsite sits above the stunning Exmoor coast and is a stone’s throw from the genteel Victorian seaside resort of Lynton.

This peaceful and secluded campsite is a rural heaven with beautiful views extending over the surrounding countryside and for some, panoramic views across to Wales.

The area around the campsite is a walker’s paradise, with many walks to be enjoyed direct from site.

Search and Book our campsite at Lynton


Beaches near Teign Valley Barley Meadow Club Campsite

The Beaches

Avon BeachesThere is 1 beach in and around Teign Valley, Devon. Coryton Cove provides increased convenience and ease for visitors.

The water quality here is good and the beach is the winner of a Quality Coast Award. In terms of activities, there is plenty to keep you busy here. You can enjoy the chance to take part in a range of water activities including swimming or you can enjoy a game of crazy golf or even bowling.

You can find out full descriptions of the beaches in and around Teign Valley, Barley Meadow by using the links in the table below.

Beach Name Dog friendly (all year) Suitable Disabled Access Toilets Nearby Car Park Minutes drive from Club Site Full Listing
Dawlish - Coryton Cove
Tick Tick


23 Beach CTA

About Teign Valley, Barley Meadow Club Campsite

Teign Valley Barley Meadow

Our lovely Teign Valley, Barley Meadow Club campsite lies at the northern edge of the Dartmoor National Park in the heart of Devon.

Surrounded by moorland landscapes and wooded valleys this campsite is perfect for a relaxing break.

A small site, just 63 pitches, it caters well for all types of camper with good toilet and shower facilities, a children’s play area, games room and shop.

Search and book our campsite at Teign Valley, Barley Meadow

Dog friendly Beaches in Devon

Whilst we only list which beaches accept dogs throughout the whole year, some beaches do allow dogs at certain times. Visit Devon websites do have information on dog friendly beaches and you can find a list of dog friendly beaches in South Devon and dog friendly beaches in North Devon.

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