Tunnels Beaches

In the 19C, the hill between the road and the sea was tunnelled and the cove on the far side made accessible. A sea wall was then built to prevent the tide running out and so provide all day bathing.

Useful information

Address:

Northfield Road, EX34 8AN Ilfracombe

Price:

2.50 £

Opening hours

Apr-Sep: 10am-6pm (summer school hols 7pm); Oct: Tue-Sun 10am-5pm - times vary with tides

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