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Westward Ho! Beach

8 locals recommend ·

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Barbara
Barbara
July 18, 2019
A great expanse of sandy beach, rock pools as well. An old fashioned seaside town that has a lot to commend it.
Lucy
Lucy
March 1, 2019
Made up of a 2.5km long, sandy beach, backed by a pebble ridge with Northam Burrows Country Park behind, Westward Ho! is a local favorite all year round. Wild and bracing in the winter, and popular with families, surfers, kite surfers and SUP boarders throughout the summer. Dogs are permitted from…
Ildi
Ildi
August 12, 2018
Blue Flag Beach for many years. Safe for children. Great for surfers
Alex
Alex
March 18, 2018
Great sandy beach for swimming and surfing! Indoor arcade for rainy days. Good fish and chips!
Amy
Amy
March 13, 2018
We're so fortunate to have 2 miles of stunning sandy beach on our doorstep. It's an ideal spot for all water sports like surfing, swimming, wind boarding, paddle boarding, kayaking e.t.c. The rock pools also offer amusement for all the family, we get lost down there for hours!

Places to stay nearby

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Home Goods Store
“Fabulous pottery hand-made on the premises with beautiful designs and glazes. As these potters may retire soon, take advantage of their stock while you can!”
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Cafe
“This lovely coffee shop is in our village so just a 2 minute walk from your caravan and you can enjoy everything from their fantastic home made cakes to your favourite coffee. If you have a celebration they are more than happy for you to order a cake too!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Great kiosk down by the Hartland Point Lighthouse: delicious coffee, breakfast and light lunches/snacks. Either drive there and park, or drive to the National Trust car park at Shipload Bay and walk along the coast path for 20 mins.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Very popular and will need to book if you want a table in the restaurant. Meals in the bar available.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Only 2+ miles from the cottage, this is a great place for a special meal; fancy food with unique elements.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Location
Northam