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Ilfracombe - Capstone (Wildersmouth) Beach

Ilfracombe, Devon

A sheltered sand and shingle bay surrounded by rocks and set close to the centre of Ilfracombe.

Beach Type

Sand/shingle/rocks

Facilities

Shops
Cafes pubs and restaurants all within Ilfracombe
There is a tourist information centre close to the beach

Activities

There is a museum nearby

Nature and Wildlife

Explore Ilfracombe or walk to neighbouring beaches.

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Ilfracombe TIC The Landmar. The Seafront Ilfracombe. EX34 9BX. Tel: 01271 863001

Location

Nearest town: Ilfracombe
County: Devon
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2105, -4.12167
Postcode: EX34 9BZ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Ilfracombe, Devon at Explore Britain.

Access

Within Ilfracombe itself.

Nearest Railway Stations

Barnstaple (Approx. 10 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Nearby Car Parks

Jubilee Gardens, Ilfracombe (Short stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Jubilee Gardens Old Baths, Ilfracombe (Short stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Oxford Grove, Ilfracombe (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
High Street, Ilfracombe (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Palmerston, Ilfracombe (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Wilder Road, Ilfracombe (Short stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Cove, Ilfracombe (Short stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Brookdale, Ilfracombe (Long stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Pier, Ilfracombe (Short stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Marine Drive, Ilfracombe (Long stay).
About 0.4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Ilfracombe