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Blackpool Sands

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Address: A379, Dartmouth, England
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Ironically named but beautiful

Blackpool sands has no sand but lots and lots of rocks. The kids loved examining all the beautiful variations of rocks. The beach shelves quite steeply so wouldn't recommend... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stacey G
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Moscow, Russia
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A very nice shingle beach with gorgeous background of black cliffs and trees. A very nice cafe. We visited on a sunny Sunday in April, not crowded at all.

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Woburn, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love his place. Beautiful. We decided to have a glass of wine - would have been rude not to ! Oh and fish and chips All the staff were lovely and friendly

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Thank TonyandKB
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach has it all,stunning scenery,lovely beach,restaurant and a shop. Also a shower facility. Always clean and tidy, a pleasure to visit, Well worth a visit

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Thank Andrew T
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31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Blackpool sands has no sand but lots and lots of rocks. The kids loved examining all the beautiful variations of rocks. The beach shelves quite steeply so wouldn't recommend swimming/paddling but lovely to walk along or sit and enjoy the view. Parking was £3.50 I think so pretty reasonable. There's a cafe there which we didn't get to try but... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, quiet and utterly stunning. There is a cafe and a small shop. Good parking available. One of the most beautiful UK beaches I have been to

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Chepstow, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice quiet & very clean beach. Small pebbles, plenty of space & great ocean views nice to walk from end to end.

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Langport, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Blackpool Sands on a very sunny day in early April. The beach is huge and the facilities mean all your needs are catered for. Parking all day is only £4 which is good value if staying for a few hours.

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Luton, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely secluded spot with ample parking (you have to pay ) and a good size beach that seems to have enough space for everyone without having to sit too close. You need to go prepared as the amenities are limited but this does mean there aren't coach loads, kiss me quick hats or bars selling over priced beer and the... More 

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Caerleon, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely beach to visit, a fantastic range of free pebbles available to collect and French fries available at the local cafe

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Padstow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beach is spotless with no dogs allowed so very child friendly. The cafe was excellent and also had a license if you wanted alcohol.My wife had house rose wine which was excellent and the chicken liver pate was superb serve with sour dough toast & chutney. Toilets were spotless and this is is a great beach to visit

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