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Row Cove Beach (Stoke Beach) Beach

Plymouth, Devon

A sandy beach intersprsed with rocks and surrounded by rocky areas set in a large sheltered bay at the western extreme of Bigbury Bay.

Beach Type





Exploring rock-pools

Nature and Wildlife

Local coastal walks along the South-west coast path.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No Dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Plymouth TIC Island House 9 The Barbican Plymouth Devon PL1 2LS TEL: 01752 304849


Nearest town: Plymouth
County: Devon
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3013, -4.0138
Postcode: PL8 1HE
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Coming from Plymouth. head south-east on the A379 and turn off right following signs to Newton Ferrers. Before arriving in Newton Ferrers. turn right to Bridgend. continue straigh through Bridgend. keep left after Bridgend and then turn left. followi

Nearest Railway Stations

Ivybridge (Approx. 7 miles away)
Plymouth (Approx. 8 miles away)
Devonport (Devon) (Approx. 9 miles away)
Devonport Dockyard (Approx. 9 miles away)
Keyham (Approx. 10 miles away)

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


Limited parking available in Stoke. parking is available nearby.

Nearby Car Parks

Stoke Beach, Noss Mayo (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Stoke Point, Noss Mayo (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Brooking's Down Wood, Noss Mayo (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
The Green, Newton Ferrers (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Warren, Noss Mayo (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
The Old School, Mothecombe (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Wembury, Wembury (Long stay).
About 3 miles away
Wembury Beach, Wembury (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
Yealmpton, Yealmpton (Long stay).
About 3.4 miles away
Holbeton, Holbeton (Long stay).
About 3.8 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Plymouth