Breakwater Beach

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Breakwater Beach - Torbay

Opening Times

Breakwater Beach (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

Address/Location

Brixham
Devon
TQ5 9AF

Contact

Tel: 01803 857593

Close to the mouth of Brixham harbour is Breakwater Beach, one of the cleanest beaches on the
English Riviera, South Devon’s beautiful bay. Not only is it a Blue Flag beach, but it has a Seaside Award
and been recommended by the Good Beach Guide. There’s disabled access with adjoining parking
facilities, meaning everyone can enjoy it.

Breakwater Beach is a particular favourite for scuba diving. There are a number of dive schools throughout the area and with some of the warmest and calmest waters in the country, this is the place to learn to scuba and get your open water certificate. Expect to see rare seagrass beds, seahorses, fish and even the odd shipwreck.


Breakwater Beach:
Type: Shingle and cliffs

Access: Easy - Access is from the main road to Berry Head, and also by an easy level walk around the harbour side from the town centre. There are disabled ramps to the promenade and beach.
Disabled toilet facilities


Dogs:
Banned during summer season (May - Sept).

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