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Place Category: Beaches
Westward Ho! beach is also known as Golden Bay and for its surf and clean sand backed by a pebble ridge and grasslands which extends for about three miles merging with Sandymere beach. At low tide the many rock pools which will keep children entertained.
The beach has designated surfing areas and with plenty of sea bass it attracts anglers.
Lifeguards in the summer, car parking, toilets, food and deckchair hire.
We have no dog information for Westward Ho! beach.
Drizzle throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 15°C on Saturday.Drizzle in the morning.Today's Forecast
5->1446% 66% 7 mph
6:04 am 8:27 pmPartly cloudy until evening.Tuesday, Apr 25th
4->1211% 31% 13 mph
6:02 am 8:29 pmPartly cloudy in the afternoon.Wednesday, Apr 26th
4->127% 14% 9 mph
6:00 am 8:31 pmDrizzle starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Thursday, Apr 27th
4->1223% 51% 7 mph
5:58 am 8:32 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Friday, Apr 28th
1->142% 33% 7 mph
5:56 am 8:34 pmMostly cloudy starting in the evening.Saturday, Apr 29th
3->1511% 12% 10 mph
5:54 am 8:36 pmDrizzle in the morning and afternoon.Sunday, Apr 30th
5->1339% 83% 8 mph
5:53 am 8:37 pmLight rain until afternoon.Monday, May 1st
3->1250% 24% 8 mph
5:51 am 8:39 pm
Tide TimesTide Times & Heights for Bideford on 24th April 2017
04:56 - High Tide (5.16m)
11:42 - Low Tide (-0.10m)
17:20 - High Tide (5.31m)
Samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
- Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
- Good: generally good water quality
- Sufficient: meets minimum standards
- Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
Photos from around the surrounding area