Anstey’s Cove

Visit Anstey’s Cove

Anstey’s Cove is a small secluded cove on the South Devon coast just along from Babbacombe. This lovely beach is backed by cliffs with a steep path leading down to the shingle and rock beach.

Stop off for refreshments at the beach café.

Did you Know? Anstey’s Cove is known for being a sport climbing (style of rockclimbing) hot spot.

Kayaking and SUP is popular here too.

Dogs are allowed all year round at Anstey’s Cove.

This beach is …

  • A Shingle And Rock Beach
  • Dog Friendly

What to see and do

  • Go Kayaking

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Places to stay

  • Holiday park

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Photo by UK Beach Days

Getting To Anstey’s Cove

Beach Location


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Getting There

Map of Anstey’s Cove

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What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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