Croyde Beach is a popular surfing beach located in North Devon. It is known for its long, sandy beach and consistent waves, which make it a popular spot for both beginners and experienced surfers. The beach is also backed by sand dunes, which provide a natural barrier from the wind and provide a habitat for wildlife.

Croyde Beach is a popular destination for all types of beachgoers, including families, couples, and groups of friends. There are a variety of amenities available at the beach, including toilets, showers, food vendors, and surf shops. The beach is also patrolled by lifeguards during the summer months.

In addition to surfing, Croyde Beach is also a popular spot for swimming, sunbathing, and rock pooling. There are also a number of scenic walks that start from the beach, including the walk to Baggy Point, which offers stunning views of the coastline.

Croyde Beach is a beautiful and popular beach that is sure to appeal to a wide range of people. If you are looking for a beach with great waves for surfing, stunning scenery, and a variety of amenities, then Croyde Beach is a great option.

Here are some additional things to know about Croyde Beach:

  • The beach is dog-friendly during winter months
  • There is a car park at the beach, but it can get crowded in the summer months
  • There are a number of hotels, B&Bs, and holiday cottages in the area
  • The nearest town is Ilfracombe, which is about 5 miles away.


  • Croyde
  • Braunton
  • Devon
  • EX33 1NU