There is limited parking (privately owned) at South Sands. Many visitors use the passenger ferry from Whitestrand Quay in the summer months or choose to walk.
Toilets 40m, beach café, watersports and equipment hire from Sea Kayak Salcombe. Refreshments. Ferry to Salcombe. Telephone box at entrance to car park.
Suitable water area for young children when supervised. Coastal walks. Water sports. Swimming with no strong currrents when calm.
Dogs are not permitted on the beach at any time of day between 1st May and 30th September inclusive.
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Owned by South Hams District Council, managed by South Sands Sailing under contract to the council. Launching of craft permitted. Launching fees and beach boat parking permits available from Sea Kayak Salcombe and Salcombe Harbour Office.
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