"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 Thursday 17 August

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:47 BST
(00:47 GMT)
Low Tide
08:00 BST
(07:00 GMT)
High Tide
14:26 BST
(13:26 GMT)
Low Tide
20:48 BST
(19:48 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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