"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Ilfracombe - Tunnels Beach

Ilfracombe Tunnels Beach is on the north coast of Devon. It is a sand and shingle beach approximately 80 metres wide and accessed by hand carved tunnels. There is also a Victorian tidal bathing pool at the beach.

Beach type: Sand and shingle

Nearest town: Ilfracombe

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SS515477

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Ilfracombe - Tunnels Beach

  • Tunnels Beaches (0m)
  • Ilfracombe Aquarium (1m)
  • Ilfracombe Sea Safari (1m)
  • The Ilfracombe Princess Cruises (1m)
  • Bicclescombe Park (1m)
  • The Old Corn Mill and Pottery (1m)
  • Chambercombe Manor (1m)
  • Keypitts Quads (2m)
  • Watermouth Castle and Theme Park (3m)
  • Once Upon A Time (3m)
  • Woolacombe Riding Stables (4m)
  • Mortehoe Museum (4m)

Tourist Information

Combe Martin
Tourist Information Centre
Seacot
Cross Street
Devon
England
EX34 0DH

Phone 01271 883 319
Email mail@visitcombemartin.co.uk
http://www.visitcombemartin.com/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 16 January

06:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 12mph.
WNW
Pressure 998
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
WNW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 12mph.
W
Pressure 1000
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 33%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 14mph.
W
Pressure 999
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 77%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 14mph.
W
Pressure 998
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 15mph.
WNW
Pressure 999
Humidity 76%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:35 GMT
Low Tide
11:32 GMT
High Tide
17:53 GMT
Low Tide
23:50 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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The main beach is formed by an expanse of grey sand and shingle and is backed by cliffs. A network of hand carved tunnels leads to sheltered beaches and a Victorian tidal bathing pool. Entrance fees apply.

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