All along the coastline of the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) are lots of beaches and coves, some large, sandy and easy to access, others small, rural and remote.
Beaches owned or leased to South Hams District Council includes Slapton Sands, Salcombe North, Salcombe South and small sections of Sugary Cove, Bovisand and Beesands.
Beaches near me
To find out about beaches near you, or to find out the owner of a private beach, please use the button below to visit the South Devon AONB site.
The AONB publishes a great deal of information about beaches in the South Hams including:
- The type of beach;
- Car parking facilities;
- Toilet availability
- Accessibility for people with disabilities;
- Shops and other facilities;
- Dog friendly facilities.
Bathing Water Quality
To find out more about Bathing Water Quality in the South Hams, please use the button below:
Beach Management Policy
To read our Beach Management Policy, please click on the button below: