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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.

To find out about beaches near you, or to find out the owner of a private beach, visit AONB Beaches.

Information you can find on the site includes:

  • The type of beach
  • Car parking facilities
  • Toilet availability
  • Accessibility for people with disabilities
  • Shops and other facilities
  • Dog bans and much more.