British Beaches

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Ladram Bay Beach

Sidmouth, Devon

A clean sheltered pebble beach surrounded by sheer red sandstone cliffs.

Beach Type



Campsite nearby


Sheltered bathing

Nature and Wildlife

On the coast path. this is a very scenic area to explore on foot.

Water Quality





Not permitted.

Tourist Information

Sidmouth TIC: 01395 516441 Web:


Nearest town: Sidmouth
County: Devon
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6584, -3.27738
Postcode: EX9 7BX
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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


On the A3052. west of Sidmouth turn off at Newton Poppleford. take the B3178 towards Budleigh Salterton and go through Colaton Raleigh. After about a mile. take a left turn at the brick monument signposted Otterton and Ladram Bay. When in Otterton. s

Public Transport

A regular bus service runs between Budleigh Salterton and Sidmouth via Otterton. which is about a mile's walk from Ladram Bay.

Nearest Railway Stations

Exmouth (Approx. 6 miles away)
Lympstone Village (Approx. 7 miles away)
Lympstone Commando (Approx. 7 miles away)
Exton (Approx. 7 miles away)
Starcross (Approx. 8 miles away)

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


Limited parking.

Nearby Car Parks

Peak Hill Road, Sidmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Bicton, Colaton Raleigh (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Manor Road, Sidmouth (Long stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Hayes Lane, East Budleigh (Long stay).
About 2 miles away
Western Town, Sidmouth (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Ham West, Sidmouth (Short stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Roxburgh, Sidmouth (Short stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Ham East, Sidmouth (Short stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Lime Kiln, Budleigh Salterton (Long stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Temple Street, Sidmouth (Short stay).
About 2.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Sidmouth