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Wringcliff Beach

Lynton, Devon

A secluded bay surrounded by high cliffs with a steep access path. Not suitable for disabled visitors or young children.



Nature and Wildlife

On the South west coast path. Lynton is within walking distance and the neighbouring coastline reveals a number of secluded bays.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

LYNTON TIC Town Hall. Lee Road Lynton. EX35 6BT Tel: +44 (0) 1598 752225


Nearest town: Lynton
County: Devon
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2311, -3.86217
Postcode: EX35 6JJ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Lynton and Lynmouth, Devon at Explore Britain.


Parking is in the Valley of the rocks which is accessed and signposted through Lynton.

Public Transport

Lynton is served by local buses


Parking in Valley of the Rocks. There is a signpost to the access path from the small roundabout near the car park

Nearby Car Parks

Valley of the Rocks, Lynton (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Lee Bay, Lynmouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Valley Of Rocks, Lynton (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Longmead, Lynton (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Cross Street, Lynton (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Esplanade, Lynmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Bottom Meadow, Lynton (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Lower Lyndale, Lynmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Upper Lyndale, Lynmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Woody Bay, Martinhoe (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Lynton