"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Slapton Sands - Monument Beach

Slapton Sands Monument is on the south coast of Devon. It is a shingle beach, approximately one kilometre wide, backed by Slapton Ley Nature Reserve.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Dartmouth

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SX830442

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Slapton Sands - Monument Beach

  • Blackpool Sands (3m)
  • Dartmouth Pottery (5m)
  • Dartmouth Castle (5m)
  • Woodlands Leisure Park (5m)
  • River Link (5m)
  • Sea Kayak Devon (5m)
  • Dartmouth Museum (5m)
  • Dartmouth Heated Outdoor Swimming Pool (5m)
  • Cookworthy Museum (6m)
  • Salcombe Maritime and Local History Museum (6m)

Tourist Information

Dartmouth
Tourist Information Centre
The Engine House
Mayor's Avenue
Devon
England
TQ6 9YY

Phone 01803 834224
Email holidays@discoverdartmouth.com
http://www.discoverdartmouth.com/

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 20 September

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 13mph.
SW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 59%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 14mph.
SSW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 85%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 14mph.
SW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Tell us what you think about Slapton Sands - Monument Beach

Slapton Sands is a misleading name since it is predominately made up of shingle on a three mile long straight beach. It is backed by the large freshwater lake of Slapton Ley. A National Nature Reserve.

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