Preston Sands Beach

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Preston Sands is renowned for its many painted beach huts and is one of Torbay’s most popular beaches and a local favourite. It has a green that runs the length of the beach which is ideal for kicking a ball, throwing frisbees or just chilling and lazing in the sun. There is a small playpark in the center of the green to help keep the youngsters amused.

Getting There:

Marine Parade, Preston, Paignton Devon TQ3 2NU. Free parking can be a bit tricky nearby as there’s limited on-street parking.

  • Car, Colin Road Car park is the easiest choice if no on street parking is available.
    • Prices

      Mon-Sun – All day
      1 Hour £1.00
      90 Mins £1.50
      2 Hours £2.50
      3 Hours £4.00
      4 Hours £4.50
      5 Hours £5.50
      24 Hours £10.00
      Overnight £2.50 (In after 10:00pm, Out by 8:00am)

    • Walking, It’s located along the South West Coastal Path.

    Where To Eat & Drink:

    • The Boathouse
    • 2 Kiosks

    Helpful Tips:

    • Toilets are at either end of the green.
    • There are No lifeguards.
    • Potential tidal cut-off, strong winds.
    • No dogs allowed 1st May until 30th September.
    • Beach type: Sand.

    Check out more of Torbay’s Beaches

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