Castle Cove

Castle Cove

The following information is correct to the best of our knowledge, however, if you spot anything that you know to be different, please contact us.

Type: Small cove of shingle and rocks, completely covered at high tide.
Contact: Dartmouth Town Council
Access: Access the beach via 100 wooden and concrete steps from Dartmouth Castle car park (50m from beach).
Disabled access: There is no disabled access down to the beach.
Parking: Limited pay and display parking outside Dartmouth Castle. 10 spaces. Above the beach about 300m away. Additional pay and display parking further up the hill (signposted).
Facilities: Tea rooms, toilets, shop and information point. Ferry to Dartmouth at Dartmouth Castle.
Lifeguard: None.
Activities: Natural diving platform. Picturesque ferry trips from Dartmouth Castle to Dartmouth quay and town centre make a wonderful extra activity. Coastal walks.
Dogs: No known restrictions, but please read the FAQs.
Barbecues: Unknown, please read the FAQs.
Slipway access: None.

Field trip guidance for teachers and group leaders

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