The Cove Horton attracts many visitors each year. The beach is only a minute or so walk from the car park, through the sand dunes.

There is always some sand, even at high tide. The beach is popular with surfers and wind surfers and there is a dog ban in place for part of the year. Floating bouys mark the place where The Prince Ivanhoe ran aground in 1981.

Facilities include:

  • shop
  • car park (pay and display)
  • toilets
  • seasonal life guard
  • disabled access
  • phone
  • dog ban 1/5 to 30/9 between the Lifeboat Station and Port Eynon
  • suitable for water sports
  • European Blue Flag
  • Seaside Award

The cliff path run East to The Sands or you can walk to the West on the beach to Port Eynon.

Tour the Gower Coastline:
Go clockwise | Go anticlockwise


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