Book a cottage break in Kingswear in Devon's South Hams, and discover this lovely riverside town which lies along the estuary of the River Dart, across the water from Dartmouth.
Advice on Cottage Holidays in Kingswear
With a picturesque marina, stunning views out across the River Dart and a good selection of shops, cafes and restaurants, Kingswear has plenty to offer holidaymakers. In terms of places to visit, the town is also home to Kingswear Castle and the National Trust's Arts and Crafts style Coleton Fishacre.
Sailing and kayaking are popular activities in this part of Devon, as well as enjoying lazy days on the beach.
There are plenty of great places to discover on day trips too with Dartmoor National Park within an hour's drive, and numerous beaches to discover within a half hour drive including Paignton Beach, Meadfoot Beach at Torquay, Broadsands Beach, St Mary's Bay at Brixham and Elberry Cove. There are also a number of lovely towns to visit too, with Brixham just 5 miles away, Paignton 8 miles away and Torquay 11 miles away. You can also visit Dartmouth across the water by ferry.
Holiday accommodation in Kingswear is usually in cottages or holiday apartments, booking early is recommended as the South Hams is a popular area for holidays.
Whether you choose to book a holiday cottage in Kingswear, an apartment, a lodge or another type of self-catering holiday accommodation, we hope you have your best holiday yet in Devon.