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Wonwell Beach

Kingston | Modbury, Plymouth TQ7 5QD, England
+44 1752 897035
Review Highlights
Great beach for kids!

Wonwell (pronounced 'Wonall') is a gorgeous sandy beach, which, when the tide is out, is huge... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Plymouth, Devon
A quiet spot!

If you want a walk on a beach with no facilities then this is the place. There is some parking on... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Christine T
Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
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  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“low tide” (8 reviews)
“lovely beach” (4 reviews)
“coastal path” (4 reviews)
Kingston | Modbury, Plymouth TQ7 5QD, England
+44 1752 897035

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

Wonwell (pronounced 'Wonall') is a gorgeous sandy beach, which, when the tide is out, is huge! Perfect for paddling with small children. The River Erme runs down the centre of the beach, so it's great for getting sand and salt water off kids and dogs...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you want a walk on a beach with no facilities then this is the place. There is some parking on the side of the road but it is essentially a narrow road with 'pull-ins'

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Small roads to get there or you can walk over at low tide from Holbeton Nothing there to do no shop or cafe,its on the coastal path

1  Thank muffinella
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Lovely beach,lovely sea view and the most beautiful scenic surroundings. Never overpopulated with visitors but just perfect !!

1  Thank brian840019
Reviewed 24 August 2016

As has been said in other reviews arrive early. I'm fairly local and normally arrive early in the morning in order to park as close to the beach as possible as their are paddle boards to unload. The river is sheltered and fairly shallow when...More

1  Thank AlanWilliamsPlymstoc
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We visit this beach out of season, when it is easy to access and park. In the summer however beware!! It's down little country lanes and then parking is severely limited. So if you don't like reversing or have a car you cherish I would...More

1  Thank Nigel_Pain
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

A coupe of in-laws turned up to see the new house on a very sunny day in Devon. After a look around, lunch was called for and Wonwell beach won on the toss of a coin. This I knew was not a good choose this...More

1  Thank Dam1985
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beach that is relatively quiet. When you see parking you realise why. Unless you like reversing for many yards make sure you go to the bottom of the road to turn your car around and get there early. Great place for kayaking and when...More

1  Thank bigal2004
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Fabulous estuary beach, breathtakingly rugged with interesting history displaying some derelict lime kilns, customs cottages etc from the past. Also interesting film sets in years gone by. Great place to relax and dog walk through it's location. My comment to the previous reviewer is that...More

2  Thank george b
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Down a long steep hill to a dead end with vitually NO safe parking & no turning - even when the road side isn't already collapsing down a cliff into the beach.

1  Thank Stephen M
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