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Tunnels Beaches, Ilfracombe
(3.8/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
A popular holiday spot for Victorians, Tunnels Beaches is a craggy coastal site with tide pools, beaches, and epic scenery. Visit the four hand-carved tunnels and look for the informational plaques scattered throughout the area. Among these you'll find guides to proper etiquette for boys and girls that are particularly entertaining. Aside from the seaside activities, you'll also find the Blue Bar Cafe, as well as other charming cafes and shops in the nearby village. Put Tunnels Beaches into our Ilfracombe vacation builder and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • My husband and I love the tunnels. So unusual and takes you back to the Victorian era where the UKs beaches and resorts were so popular. We wish this popularity would return as treasures such as these...  more »
  • Such a shame as I have always wanted bro visit the tunnels beach but should have read the reviews first. It was a lovely October day but as soon as you exited the tunnel and onto the gravel it was so ...  more »
  • Tunnel Beaches is a little piece of tropical paradise in the South West. I had always dreamt of getting married by the sea and I was lucky to find this venue. We were very lucky with the weather and m...  more »