Dartmouth Castle and Sugary Cove
Sugary Cove Beach is an attractive sand and shingle beach, which is overlooked by the historic Dartmouth Castle and is located in Dartmouth, Devon.
This beach can be accessed via Dartmouth Harbour, with a passenger ferry that offers transportation from Dartmouth in the summer. The beach lies at the mouth of the River Dart in Dartmouth.
This is an excellent place to visit if you are looking to combine spending time at the beach with the opportunity to explore the castle and delve into the past with a little local history. It is ideal for both adults and families with children, as there is plenty to see and do.
There is no lifeguard at this beach but the water quality is reasonable so you can enjoy taking a dip in the warmer months. There are also local facilities including toilets as well as a shop and eatery at Dartmouth Castle.
A trip to this beach is ideal for those who want to indulge in a little exploration in addition to enjoying the sands and waters of the beach. You can look forward to exploring the historic Dartmouth Castle as well as taking a stroll to take in the beautiful coastline in the area.
Events at Dartmouth Castle and Sugary Cove
Dartmouth Royal Regatta
24 - 26 Aug 2017
Dartmouth Shakespeare Week
24 - 28 Jul 2019