"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Redgate Beach

Anstey’s Cove is between Babbacombe and Torquay and is a small rocky beach, approximately 120 metres wide, nestling between high cliffs and a thickly wooded hillside.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Torquay

Local authority: Torbay Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SX935647

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Things to see and do near Redgate Beach

  • Kents Cavern (0m)
  • Rainbow Funhouse (1m)
  • Torquay Museum (1m)
  • Babbacombe Model Village (1m)
  • Bygones Victorian Museum (1m)
  • AMF Torquay (1m)
  • Quasar Torquay (1m)
  • Torquays Dinosaur World (1m)
  • Living Coasts (1m)
  • Play Cafe (2m)
  • The Boulder Bunker (2m)
  • Waves Leisure Pool (2m)
  • The Riviera International Centre (2m)
  • Tore Abbey (2m)
  • Torre Abbey Historic House and Gallery (2m)
  • Cockington Country Park (3m)
  • Torquay Alpine Ski Club (3m)
  • Cockington Court (3m)
  • Paignton Pier (4m)
  • Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway (4m)
  • Dartmouth Steam Rail and River Boat Co (4m)
  • Kirkham House (4m)
  • Occombe Farm (4m)
  • Plant World (4m)
  • Devon Activities (4m)
  • Splashdown Quaywest Waterpark (4m)
  • Quaywest (4m)
  • Shaldon Wildlife Trust (4m)
  • Paignton Zoo (5m)
  • The Den (5m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
5 Vaughan Parade

Phone 0844 474 2233

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 22 March


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1026
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1024
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1022
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1019
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:35 GMT
High Tide
09:19 GMT
Low Tide
14:58 GMT
High Tide
21:34 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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This beach is closed due to the unstable cliffs above.

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