Where to stay around Kingswear?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,214 holiday lettings near Kingswear. From 414 cottages to 382 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kingswear is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kingswear?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kingswear. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Dartmouth Castle: 1,833 holiday lettings
  • Royal Naval College: 1,884 holiday lettings
  • Dartmouth Museum: 1,877 holiday lettings
  • Devon Cliffs: 1,662 holiday lettings
  • Babbacombe Beach: 1,889 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kingswear listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in Kingswear?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 414 cottages in Kingswear. Our other popular types of Kingswear holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 382 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 318 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 37 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kingswear?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 90 holiday homes with pool available in Kingswear. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make holiday accommodation or a cottage in Kingswear, Devon your home away from home

    Sitting across the wide River Dart from Dartmouth, Kingswear is a very attractive little village, whose skyline is dominated by the private Kingswear Castle, built to defend the mouth of the Dart. Built on the side of a hill, cottages in Kingswear have sensational views out over the sea, and there could hardly be a finer thing to see first thing in the morning that the sun rising over the ocean. That is what you will be treated with from any holiday cottage to rent near Kingswear, Devon.

    Things to do in Kingswear, Devon

    There are a surprising number of attractions to explore within the village itself. Unfortunately, Kingswear Castle is privately owned, but still provides a beautiful backdrop to the rest of the village. Coleton Fishacre, a National Trust maintained Art Deco house and crafts centre, is well worth investigating from and cottages to rent near Kingswear, Devon, and the stunning coastal gardens which it includes must be one of the nicest places to sit and let the world drift by. The gardens are also host to a range of jazz and classical concerts during the summer months, so it is certainly a good idea to keep an eye out for what’s on during your stay in Kingswear accommodation.

    Kingswear accommodation is the perfect setting from which to explore South Devon. The Paignton to Dartmouth Steam Railway ends here, providing both a fantastic day out and a novel chance to see the beautiful scenery of the English Riviera. There are also three daily ferries a day up the River and to Totnes a few miles inland.

    If you would prefer to explore under your own steam whilst staying in cottages for rent near Kingswear, Devon, you are in luck. The South West Coast Path runs through the village, and on for a further 600 miles along the coast. Walkers following the trail can either head East towards Poole or catch the ferry across the Dart and head west to Forward Point. The Dart Valley Trail is also a fantastic walk, taking about 4 hours to complete from Kingswear accommodation.

    Places to visit on holiday in Kingswear, Devon

    The beautiful village of Brixham is just a few miles along the coast from Kingswear, and is a must-see attraction when staying in a holiday cottage near Kingswear, Devon. Although nothing can compare to the views from Kingswear’s pubs, cafes and restaurants, Brixham is home to some charming eateries overlooking the working harbour. The replica of the Golden Hind also attracts a great deal of visitors each year.

    Travel to Kingswear, Devon

    Kingswear accommodation is not hard to reach. A hire car is not essential when visiting the area, although it is advised as this is a very rural, unspoilt part of Devon, and there is a huge amount to discover in the region that might be hard to reach without personal transport.

    Sightseeing in and around Kingswear

    Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kingswear a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Woodlands Leisure Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Paignton Zoo (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
    • Living Coasts (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
    • Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
    • Torquay Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
    • S W Coast Path (11 mi / 17.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Kingswear

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Kingswear. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Greenway House and Garden (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
    • Blackpool Sands (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Berry Head (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
    • Goodrington Sands Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Slapton Sands (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
    • Paignton Beach (6 mi / 9.6 km)