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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.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
    (11 reviews)
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    • 2 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 4
    Bungalow #1796023
    11
    Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.8/5
      (13 reviews)
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      • 3 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 6
      Apartment #8155426
      13
      Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
        Wonderful! 4.9/5
        (38 reviews)
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        • 1 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 3
        Apartment #8066582
        38
        Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
          Exceptional! 5/5
          (20 reviews)
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          • 3 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Separate Toilets
          • Sleeps 7
          House #1346119
          20
          Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.9/5
            (7 reviews)
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            • 5 BR
            • 5 BA
            • Separate Toilet
            • Sleeps 14
            House #6801963
            7
            Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 2
              Apartment #8120596
              2
              Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                (37 reviews)
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                • 5 BR
                • 4 BA
                • Sleeps 12
                House #439067
                37
                Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                  • 1 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 2
                  Apartment #8131471
                  3
                  Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                    Exceptional! 5/5
                    (7 reviews)
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                    • 3 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 6
                    House #6507114
                    7
                    Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                      (21 reviews)
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                      • 4 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 8
                      House #8125694
                      21
                      Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                        • 4 BR
                        • 3 BA
                        • Sleeps 8
                        Cottage #8127747
                        2
                        Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.6/5
                          (15 reviews)
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 4
                          Bungalow #8166724
                          15
                          Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                            (10 reviews)
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                            • 1 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            Apartment #8079208
                            10
                            Viewed 68 times in the last 48 hours
                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (5 reviews)
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                              • 4 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 9
                              Multiple rentals Apartment #8071630
                              5
                              Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                (5 reviews)
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                                • 3 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 5
                                Apartment #1896584
                                5
                                Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Very Good! 4.2/5
                                  (10 reviews)
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 7
                                  House #8124228
                                  10
                                  Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 3
                                    Bungalow #6856995
                                    2
                                    Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 5
                                      House #8227848
                                      1
                                      Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 5 BR
                                        • 3 BA
                                        • Sleeps 10
                                        Cottage #6929887
                                        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 4
                                          Apartment #6916546
                                          3
                                          Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                            (11 reviews)
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                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 4
                                            Multiple rentals Apartment #8071630
                                            11
                                            Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
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                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 4
                                              Cottage #8181084
                                              1
                                              Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 3 BR
                                                • 3 BA
                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                • Sleeps 7
                                                House #8019819
                                                3
                                                Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                  Cottage #6982674
                                                  4
                                                  Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                    (25 reviews)
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                                                    • 3 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                    • Sleeps 7
                                                    House #8171969
                                                    25
                                                    Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                      (7 reviews)
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      House #8166525
                                                      7
                                                      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                        (18 reviews)
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                        Apartment #8133260
                                                        18
                                                        Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                          (4 reviews)
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                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                          House #8144231
                                                          4
                                                          Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                            (8 reviews)
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                                                            • 1 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                            Apartment #8152921
                                                            8
                                                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                              (5 reviews)
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                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Cottage #8129970
                                                              5
                                                              Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Multiple rentals House #8113517
                                                                1
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (8 reviews)
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                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  House #8151175
                                                                  8
                                                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                    House #6847150
                                                                    2
                                                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      House #6961351
                                                                      2
                                                                      Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (10 reviews)
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                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                        House #8131541
                                                                        10
                                                                        Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                          (5 reviews)
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                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                                          Barn #8054965
                                                                          5
                                                                          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                            (10 reviews)
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                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                            Apartment #8075606
                                                                            10
                                                                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                                              House #8236418
                                                                              Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                House #8072937
                                                                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  House #8109189
                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                    Multiple rentals Apartment #8113517
                                                                                    2
                                                                                    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      Cottage #1095505
                                                                                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                                        Multiple rentals House #8113517
                                                                                        1
                                                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                                          House #6104702
                                                                                          3
                                                                                          Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                            (22 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                                                            Apartment #8058474
                                                                                            22
                                                                                            Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                              (6 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Bungalow #8071296
                                                                                              6
                                                                                              Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                House #8115691
                                                                                                Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilets
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  Cottage #1864619
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    Cottage #1861731
                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      Cottage #6910757
                                                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Immediately relaxing as a special cosy feel.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Wow! Just gorgeous. The layout allows for real family cosy living with every facility on hand with the special touches expected when on holiday. Comfortable beds and spacious power shower sets you up for walking in the breathtaking surroundings this home sits in.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      The property was brilliant. It had everything we needed and nicely furnished

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We had a brilliant week. The bungalow was great. Also as we had a dog with us it was good that the outside was fenced. Beautiful views . Galmpton village had a very useful shop. The site itself is beautifully set out and a very useful dog field at the bottom of the site. So all in all a great place to stay.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017