Tourist Information in North Devon
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Woolacombe Town Information

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With a long, trophy-winning sandy beach, this pretty seaside village lies at the northern end of Morte Bay - a hot spot for surfing - where a sunken reef is known as Morte Stone.   

Woolacombe Photo © Graham Richards
Woolacombe -
Photo: Graham Richards

Barricane Beach Photo © Steve Bailey
Barricane Beach - Photo: Steve Bailey

  Barricane Beach is famous for Caribbean shells washed up by the sea.

The bay itself is flanked by the opposing headlands of

Baggy Point and Morte Point.


All around is striking cliff scenery.