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Tucked Away

Visited DW beach at the tail end of our week’s holiday in the area and what a treat it was. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
77Craig
via mobile
Beautiful

Absolutely stunning went on a beautiful day and the beach was perfect no litter or mess very well... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kayleigh_M_Williams
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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent54%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
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“lovely beach” (101 reviews)
“nature reserve” (75 reviews)
“sea wall” (35 reviews)
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Dawlish EX7 0NF, England
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"sea wall"
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"go karts"
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"clean beach"
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"fun fair"
in 13 reviews
"amusement arcade"
in 17 reviews
"life guards"
in 24 reviews
"holiday park"
in 18 reviews
"family beach"
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"car park"
in 52 reviews
"on duty"
in 18 reviews
"railway line"
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"crazy golf"
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"dog friendly beach"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited DW beach at the tail end of our week’s holiday in the area and what a treat it was. Lovely clean beach with several groynes running along its length (note to dog owners - dogs only allowed from groyne 3). The beach is accessed...More

Thank 77Craig
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning went on a beautiful day and the beach was perfect no litter or mess very well maintained. Only suggestion is maybe a few taps for people to clean their feet off !

Thank Kayleigh_M_Williams
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well that was £14 million well spent. Following last years effort to pump tonnes of sand onto the beach from offshore. After a couple of decent force 8 storms many tonnes reclaimed by Mother Nature. What a disappointment. pictures to follow.

Thank hepa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice clean quiet relaxing area & beach, dogs allowed on one side of beach but not the other,car park,little chip shop tucked in on entry, gift shops,bike hire clean toilets, bike hire,pubs, Chinese takeaway, bakery, before going through under railway bridge to clean toilets, fair...More

Thank karenangel36
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited twice during a short stay, parking is easy and its just a short stroll out to the beach. Most of the shops were closed when we were there but we still managed to get a cuppa and an ice cream when needed ! There...More

2  Thank cbristol2017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the area while staying in a local caravan site. The area was clean and tidy but not much open which was a shame especially with money to spend

Thank Theentrepreneur1709
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hadn't been for at least twelve years and wasn't disappointed. The beach was clean and plenty if people around for the time of year. There are more amusements, shops etc than there was when I first visited years ago but not to much and I...More

Thank 1960sally
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely for walks, nice sea views Small kids entertainment centre Nice souvenir ship Love Dawlish , always enjoy time here

Thank Mary14567
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to see all the expense and hard work invested into sea front improvements is showing it’s worth. What an excellent beach we have there now. Thoroughly recommended to be visited by all. You won’t be disappointed.

Thank Richard P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been coming here since kids were little, beach is ideal for families of all ages, love the sea, lots for the kids to do, pub nearby food is lovely, very family orientated arcade open till late, youll always see someone you know, its so popular

Thank bluecarjan
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Philip M
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Amie L
29 August 2017|
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Response from Sharon F | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is dog friendly, it tells you where you can take your dogs. Lovely beach, our dogs love it.
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Bernadette P
28 August 2017|
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Response from Darren P | Reviewed this property |
Yes I did see a couple that you can hire for a day or a week I think.
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