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Dartmouth Castle and Sugary Cove Beach

Dartmouth, Devon

A sand and shingle cove on the mouth of the river Dart, overlooked by the historic Dartmouth castle.

Beach Type



A cafe and a shop at Dartmouth castle

Nature and Wildlife

Explore the castle and surrounding coastline.

Water Quality




Tourist Information

DARTMOUTH TIC The Engine House. Mayor's Avenue. Dartmouth. TQ6 9YY Tel: +44 (0) 1803 834224


Nearest town: Dartmouth
County: Devon
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3406, -3.56568
Postcode: TQ6 0JN
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Dartmouth, Devon at Explore Britain.


Access from Dartmouth through Warfleet and Dartmouth Harbour.

Public Transport

There is a passenger ferry from Dartmouth during the summer months.

Nearest Railway Stations

Paignton (Approx. 6 miles away)
Torquay (Approx. 8 miles away)
Totnes (Approx. 9 miles away)
Torre (Approx. 9 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Nearby Car Parks

Dartmouth Castle, Dartmouth (Short stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Mayors Avenue, Dartmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Little Dartmouth, Stoke Fleming (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Dartmouth Market Square, Dartmouth (Long stay).
About 1 miles away
Brownstone, Kingswear (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Coleton Fishacre, Kingswear (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Coleton Camp, Kingswear (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Dartmouth Leisure Centre, Dartmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Dartmouth, Dartmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Stoke Fleming, Stoke Fleming (Long stay).
About 2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Dartmouth