Woolacombe received the England for Excellence Gold Award for best family resort 1999 and was voted the Best British Beach in the Mail On Sunday - October 2000.
Our beach has been voted one of Britain's best and lies between Morte Point and Baggy Point. This three mile long stretch of golden sand has won both the blue flag and Premier Seaside Beach awards for it's cleanliness, water quality and facilities.
Life guards ensure safe family swimming during the summer and surfers come from all over the country to enjoy the great waves and clean water.
Woolacombe itself is a small village with great pubs and restaurants. There is a friendly atmosphere which visitors enjoy year after year. You discover why guests come back summer after summer.
The Hunter Surf School (BSA Approved), Hunter Surf Hire and Hunter Board sports shop are all situated in Woolacombe - winner of the England for Excellence Award and the only Blue Flag beach in North Devon.
Choice of rides for novice to experienced riders with spectacular scenery. Specializing in beach rides for experienced riders. Instruction in flat work and jumping. A day at the stables, aged 7-16. Hats and boots provided. All rides escorted. Open all year.
From Beginner's starter sessions to intermediate and advanced level tuition - join Nick Thorn, Woolacombe's world-recognised Surf Lifesaver & Surf Coach, on North Devon's finest beach.
Courses include: Surf Coaching, Surf Lifesaving Training, Beach Lifeguard Award & National Ocean And Beach Safety Awards.
Individuals, Families, Groups, School/University Parties all catered for.
Learn to surf with Surf South West. Based at spectacular Croyde Bay, our surf school has been approved by the British Surfing Association for seven years.
With qualified instructors, RLSS Beach Lifeguards and all equipment supplied, we will ensure your introduction to surf is an unforgettable experience.