Saunton Sands Beach in North Devon is an idyllic 3-mile stretch of stunning golden sand, backed by the UNESCO-protected Braunton Burrows Biosphere Reserve.
Saunton boasts some of the country’s best surf which attracts surfers all year round. Saunton has a high tidal range of 8.5m, and is well known for its long, slow waves.
Saunton Beach is dog-friendly throughout the year with no summer restrictions. If you’re looking for somewhere to stay, take a look at Saunton Beach Villas, dog-friendly accommodation located on-site.
Found between the villages of Braunton and Croyde, it is often the first beach that visitors to the area come across and provides a visually stunning introduction to the regional coastline. Arriving by the B3231 from Braunton the main entrance is a turning on the left after Saunton Sands Golf Club and before Saunton Sands hotel.
The facilities are easy to locate on arrival and staff in the car park are always happy to help with any questions you may have.