Police said the death was not being treated as suspicious after person was found at the bottom of Berry Cliffs.
A body has been found on the beach at Hartland.
A member of the public discovered the person, believed to be a woman in her 30s from Southampton, on the beach under Berry Cliffs on Friday lunchtime.
Police, ambulance, the air ambulance and the Coastguard rescue and helicopter team all attended the scene at 12.40pm.
Police said the person was pronounced dead by the air ambulance team and flown to North Devon District Hospital by the Coastguard.
The death is not being treated as suspicious and has been referred to the coroner.