Beautiful beaches in the South West

The South West has miles of coastline and many beautiful beaches. Here's a few of our favourites in Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset..

Best beaches in Cornwall

North Devon beaches

East Devon coast

South Devon beaches

The view out to sea from Hope Cove

Hope Cove

From Bolt Tail, wander down the coast path until you pass through the narrow woods. With just a couple of steps down, you'll find yourself standing on the sandy Hope Cove, a blissful sun trap to rival many.

The Dorset coast

Beaches and coast in Somerset

 A boy crouches over a rockpool looking for creatures on the beautiful wave cut platform at Birling Gap beach

Wildlife to spot on the South West coast this summer 

Rockpools are great places to find all sorts of fascinating species, and with every tide a different set of creatures call them home.