Situated just off the scenic coastal route between Kingsbridge and Dartmouth and within easy access of Slapton Sands and the Ley.
- Sat Nav - TQ7 2QP
- Nearest Town - Dartmouth via main route (9.1 miles/30 minutes via A379)
- Chocolate Box Rating - 8/10
- Nearest Beach - Slapton Sands Beach and Torcross Sands Beach
- Community Website - www.slapton.org
Village shop and the Slapton Ley Field Studies Centre - www.field-studies-council.org
Food, Drink & Eating Out
Well known for
Slapton Ley National Nature Reserve (www.slnnr.org.uk), the largest freshwater lake in South West England, and associated Field Studies Centre above. Nearby Slapton Sands was home to one of the largest and most intensive training exercises in preparation for the Normandy Landings during the Second World War.
Exercise Tiger Memorial Service in April - www.exercisetigermemorial.co.uk. Free events run by the Field Studies Centre in May/June.