Fairy Cove is a pretty little beach to the South of Paignton Sands, just over the Harbour wall, which is popular with families.

Comprised of red sand and shingle with red sandstone cliffs at the back; at low tide the beach is separated from the sea by flat rocks with interesting rock pools to explore.

The beach is just behind Paignton Harbour  Opens in a new window and there is also pitch and put golf nearby.


Supervision and safety

Supervision

There is no supervision at any time of year .

Safety

Lifebuoy available all year round.

Toilets and facilities

Toilets

None available. The nearest public toilets are at Paignton Harbour.

Facilities

None.

Transport and parking

Parking

Parking is close by at Roundham.


Dogs

Allowed all year round.

Disabled access

Access

Difficult - it can be accessed via a set of steps from the gardens on Roundham Head or a set of steps over the wall of the harbour near the Harbour Master’s Office.

AddressThe Harbour, Paignton, TQ4 6DT

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