"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 Friday 22 September

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1020
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1019
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 23%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:48 BST
(00:48 GMT)
High Tide
08:07 BST
(07:07 GMT)
Low Tide
13:59 BST
(12:59 GMT)
High Tide
20:22 BST
(19:22 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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