There are six public toilets in Bude that are maintained by Bude-Stratton Town Council. Some have baby changing facilities included and disabled toilets, all toilets are free to use.

  • Summerleaze Beach- including a specialised changing places toilet.
  • Crooklets Beach
  • The Crescent car park – located next to the Tourist Information Centre
  • Poughill Village – Multi-use with disabled toilet only, at the moment. 
  • Stratton Village- Open by Summer 2022 – Multi-use with disabled toilet only, at the moment. 
  • Foyer Toilets- on Summerleaze Crescent, the lane between Bude Post Office & Spencer Thorn Bookshop.

To access the separate disabled toilets, you will require a Radar key. You can buy these online for a small price, or you can purchase one at the Town Council offices in the Parkhouse Community Centre.

Summerleaze and Crooklets Beach Toilets also have shower facilities to use at a cost of 50p. A 50p piece is required.   



If you would like to report at issue with any of these public toilets, please call the offices 01288 353576 or after hours text or leave a message at 07471 217987

This phone is held by the member of staff on cleaning duty that day. It is not an emergency line and will not be answered, but messages can be left and will be picked up by the operative when they are next available. 

Opening times

All the toilets are open every day. 

Summerleaze and Crooklets:
Winter (Nov-Easter) 8am-6pm
Off peak (Easter-end July) 8am-8pm
Summer school holidays, Easter/half terms (not incl. Christmas) 8am-9pm

Stratton & Poughill:
At all times – 8am – 5pm

Crescent Car Park:
At all times – 8am – 6pm