Kingswear Cottages

Perched on the scenic banks of the River Dart, on the South Devon coast, Kingswear with its panoramic views of Dartmouth across the river, Kingswear offers a postcard-worthy backdrop, ideal for leisurely strolls along the waterfront or adventurous boat rides on the Dart estuary. Our holiday cottages in Kingswear are set within outstanding natural beauty, with stunning river views over the beautiful river Dart or with sea views over Dartmouth harbour. Many incorporate dog friendly amenities, so your canine companion can be part of your adventure. The town exudes a timeless maritime charm, boasting colorful houses, maritime history, and the iconic Kingswear Castle. Kingswear serves as a launching point for the historic Dartmouth Steam Railway, a nostalgic journey through lush landscapes. Adventure enthusiasts can embark on exhilarating boat trips, exploring the Dart's hidden coves and wildlife-rich estuaries. The renowned South West Coast Path offers breathtaking hikes, unveiling panoramic views of the rugged coastline. Our Kingswear cottages tick all the boxes for a peaceful holiday amongst a spectacular scenery.

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Inspiration of things to see and do in our holiday cottages in Kingswear

Whether savouring seafood delights, immersing in history, or reveling in scenic vistas, Kingswear promises an enchanting holiday for those seeking coastal serenity and a quintessential Devonshire experience. With the largest collection of Devon holiday cottages, we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top 5 things to see and do from our holiday cottages in Kingswear:

Take a ride on the Dartmouth Steam Railway

Take a ride on the Dartmouth Steam Railway, which connects Kingswear to Dartmouth. Enjoy the scenic journey through stunning countryside and along the coastline.

Visit Kingswear Castle

Visit Kingswear Castle, a well-preserved artillery tower that dates back to the time of Henry VIII. Explore the historical site and enjoy panoramic views of the River Dart.

Embark on a Waterborne Adventure

Take a boat trip on the River Dart, offering unique perspectives of both Kingswear and Dartmouth from the water. Cruises range from leisurely tours to high-speed excursions.

Explore Coleton Fishacre

Explore Coleton Fishacre, a National Trust property that features a beautiful Arts and Crafts-style house and stunning gardens. The house showcases the 1920s' lifestyle and the gardens offer a peaceful retreat.

Walk the Kingswear Coastal Path

Walk along the South West Coast Path that passes through Kingswear, offering breathtaking views of the coastline and Dartmouth across the river.

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