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Great little beach with lots to offer

Grunta is a nice little beach which rarely gets overly-busy and is tranquil as a result. The sand... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Paul G
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Just stunning

Love this place, I have amazing pictures of my children playing. The Rock Pools are the best so... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Charlotte B
Reading, United Kingdom
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“steep walk”(3 reviews)
“rock pools”(6 reviews)
“clams”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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The Esplanade, Mortehoe, Woolacombe EX34 7DZ, England
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Grunta is a nice little beach which rarely gets overly-busy and is tranquil as a result. The sand is fine and there are plenty of rock pools to explore. On the down side, it can be a bit of an adventure to get down to...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Love this place, I have amazing pictures of my children playing. The Rock Pools are the best so many Crabs I could spend hours just sitting and watching. This is smaller than the other Beaches but very different. There is nothing there no Toilets, no...More

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Don't surf here. I have spent thousands of hours surfing and this is a real bashing with rocks and super sharp spider crabs. Stay away from the mad hoards of weird killer jellyfish. Top tip: go to Croyde

2  Thank 504fredo
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Lovely little secluded beach. Access is trickier than most but well worth it. Great for inquisitive kids, bbq's and dogs.

Thank sammi-loves-shopping
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We were staying at Damage Barton and the temperature was nearly 30°. We needed to find somewhere we could cool off, without wanting the busy main Woolacombe beach. We walked down from Mortehoe and found the path down to this beach. There was one lady...More

3  Thank Diane O
Reviewed 13 May 2017

A good place to take your dog,we went on a very windy day and still enjoyed ourselves playing with our dog.

Thank Enid W
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Lovely, scenic beach that sits in a fantastic spot. Lots of rock pools for the kids to play in. Sandy beach and when the tide is out, I can see it being a great beach for surfers.

1  Thank SimonLock
Reviewed 15 April 2017

A great place to sit and take in all of the surrounding views , from Baggy Point to Morte Point. Lots of rocks to explore.. Or just to sit and relax and watch the world go by. Beautiful..

Thank AGManchester
Reviewed 4 November 2016

A delightful, attractive little beach laid mainly with shingle but nevertheless a lovely area. Gorgeous on a sunny day but arrive early and claim your patch!

Thank andycrabtree2015
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Love this beach... You have to wait for low tide in order to access it. Bit of a hilly step but worth it... Just watch out for the nuddies lol.

Thank TinaSabrinaUK
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7 June 2015|
Response from aimeepope | Reviewed this property |
You have to walk down a footpath through a big hilly field of sheep to get to it - when you get to the cliff edge there are rock steps going down to the beach - that's the only way to access it :)