Blackpool Sands tucked near DartmouthSouth Devon is one of the cleanest and tranquil beaches to be at and gives a whiff of the Mediterranean with the Pines. It’s privately managed and different from the regular crowded beaches. Be it a family vacation, or a romantic getaway, this beach allows you to be on your own and spend some quality time in peace. In the tranquil turquoise waters, kayaking will add some adventure to your trip. Kayak boats and paddles boards could be hired at the beach.
Along the bay, there are shops to cater to all your needs and plenty of budget hotels close by. Right on the beachside, is Venus Beach Café that offers splendid views and serves delicious food. It’s famous for its organic produce and home-made products. Try relishing the local wines, ales, and ciders here. Since the products are organic, everything tastes pore and heavenly. Close to the beach, there’s a hidden garden called Blackpool Gardens that offers silent trails for a short hike through the Mediterranean trees, shrubs and flowers.
You can also plan a drive to Dartmouth and Torquay from Blackpool Sands. Some of the nearby attractions in Dartmouth include Dart Harbour, Coleton Fishacre,Fast Rabbit Farm Gardens, The Kings Arms, Dartmouth museum and the Dartmouth castle among others.
At Torquay, there's Alpine Ski Club, one of the oldest dry ski slopes. It’s a good spot to visit with your kids. Babbacombe Model Village, the miniature world is another attraction in Torquay, which is packed with light and animation, humours and more. For your getaway, here are some budget hotels loaded with essential amenities like wifi, TV, free Wifi, king sized bed, coffee/tea maker, hair dryer and more.The hotel also offers an In-house Restaurant that serves delicious meals.