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The Bantham to Thurlestone Circular Walk

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Fantastic coastal views

Before doing the coastal walk I recommend that you put on your wet suit and going ‘drifting’ from... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kevan W
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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Great walks

You got to do it to appreciate it. The weather was amazing for our trip so we’ve witnessed Devon at... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
canigonow2017
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United Kingdom
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With its sandy beach and clean surf, as well as views across the water to Burgh island, Bantham is a popular hideaway holiday spot for the rich and famous. The 3.8 mile walk on the Coast Path passes the thatched cottages in the picturesque villages...more
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Bantham Beach Car Park, Thurlestone TQ7 3AJ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Before doing the coastal walk I recommend that you put on your wet suit and going ‘drifting’ from Bantham Sailing Club down the River Avon and then climb out on the beach once you’ve drifted past the headland. Loved it so much just letting Mother...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

You got to do it to appreciate it. The weather was amazing for our trip so we’ve witnessed Devon at its best. The daily coastal walks were breath taking. A cooling dip at the beaches helped break up the walks.

Thank canigonow2017
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Lovely sandy beach. Spacious car park. Water was clean. People do surfing, flying kites etc. We all enjoyed a lot specially kids.

Thank swatipareek24
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

What a great little place, perfectly formed and very charming with a great choice of fish on the menu. Flavours, spices used just complimented everything. Service and the warm family feel made this a great night to remember. Loved sitting on a table with people...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This was the first coastal walk of our break in Thurlestone. We had a beautiful sunny day and this together with the views made it very special. The walk skims the golf course for probably half of the circular walk so we kept our spaniel...More

Thank w0rldtraveller68
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Excellent circuit to view fab beaches and Devon coastline. Hilly, but easy smooth path. would recommend stops at the beach house over the bridge at South Milton sands for coffees or lunch and the Sloop in at Bantham for Dinner. Or alternatively the Gastrobus at...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Amazing views, good in all weather, and leads to 2 beautiful towns with access to so much. Best in June-August to catch the Summer weather. Many beaches to stop at along the way and a couple of benches to relax at. Thurlestone is a small...More

Thank Sofia W
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

A great walk along the coast path with great views, dog friendly with lots of opportunity to let him off the lead will definitely do again

Thank Andrewhadley
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is a wonderful circuit which I do on many occasions. Depending which way round you go, there is a steep hill, which judging by the amount of fairly well fed people that I saw trying to staggeri up it, is not for the unfit!...More

Thank roselles1275
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is a relatively moderate walk with glorious scenery. The going is not too strenuous and would suit those less used to lengthy or arduous walks. The views across to Burgh Island and its sea tractor are very distinctive. The walk does involve crossing a...More

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Justine P
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Response from canigonow2017 | Reviewed this property |
It’s a long distance. Depending on which way you walk back you’ll have to deal with some steep hills. The one at bantham had the heart rate up, especially in the current weather. Might be better to go the other way from... More
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