Bathing Water Quality

Find up-to-date information on local bathing water quality around the South Hams here.

We have a beautiful coastline and numerous lovely beaches. Many of these are 'Designated Bathing Waters' which are regularly sampled.

All of our Designated Bathing Waters currently reach the required standards.

You can read more about Bathing Water Quality standards on the page below:

About Bathing Water Quality

Bathing Water Beaches in the South Hams

The map below shows the Bathing Water beaches in the South Hams. 


★ = Sufficient

★★ = Good

★★★ = Excellent