Thurlestone Beach is a long, golden stretch of sand which is ever popular with families and those looking to enjoy a relaxing day in the sun. Thurlestone is made up of two main beaches, with South Milton Sands towards the south end of the beach.
Although the main part of the beach is fairly simple and quiet, South Milton Sands has all the amenities required for a stress-free day out. There are public toilets as well the ever popular Beachhouse restaurant serving fresh local produce and beautiful meals throughout the day. For the more adventurous, there are also a variety of water sports available at South Milton Sands including kayaking, canoeing and windsurfing.
Thurlestone is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is surrounded by stunning unspoilt surroundings, but the main appeal of this beach is how fantastic it is for families with children. With sand dunes and rock pools, the little ones are sure to have hours of fun exploring all that this wonderful beach has to offer. You can also enjoy full peace of mind as the clean shallow waters are monitored by life guards between May and September. The beach is even pet friendly all year round, so why not bring your pooch to enjoy the fun?