Elberry Cove is a pretty shingle beach with beautiful clear water which can only be reached by foot along thefrom Broadsands or Brixham. This is a beautiful sheltered beach surrounded by wooded hillsides in an idyllic rural setting.
It is very popular with water ski boats and at one end of the beach you’ll find the romantic ruins of Lord Churston’s bath house. There is also pitch and put golf nearby.
Elberry Cove was one of Agatha Christie’s favourite bathing spots and the cove features in one of her novels.
Supervision and safety
There is no supervision at any time of year.
SafetyLifebuoys are available all year round.
AwardsGood Beach Guide
Toilets and facilities
FacilitiesWater ski lane.
Transport and parking
Parking some distance away. The closest car park is Broadsands.
DogsAllowed all year round.
AccessDifficult - long uneven path and steps to the shingle beach.
AddressPark at Broadsands Car Park, Broadsands Road, Paignton, TQ4 6HL