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Ansteys Cove

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Ansteys Cove - Devon

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Anstey's Cove is a peaceful, shingle beach located on the coast path between Torquay and Babbacombe. Limestone cliffs, interesting rock formations and views across Lyme Bay to the Dorset coast. There is a shop and cafe on the beach, which is set among wooded hills.

Type of beach

Shingle

Lifeguard service

No

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed.

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Activities

  • Good fishing
  • Swimming/bathing
  • Rock pooling

Facilities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Toilets

Nearest town

Torquay

Postcode

TQ5 9FE

OS grid ref.

SX 9351 6478

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Marine Conservation Society RecommendedQuality Coast Award