For over 600 years Dartmouth Castle has guarded the narrow entrance to the Dart Estuary and the busy, vibrant port of Dartmouth. It offers stunning views of the estuary and out to sea and offers a great family day out, whatever the weather.
Built in 1388, Dartmouth Castle was the first UK castle to mount ship sinking cannon. Part of English Heritage, there is a cafe on site and visitors can enjoy beautiful walks around the castle itself.
A Tudor fort, built between 1522 and 1536 to protect Dartmouth from attack.
Guided Walking Tour
With 150 years of history, Britannia Royal Naval College is an essential place to visit in Dartmouth.
Discover Dartmouth’s fascinating history housed in the 1600 Butterwalk building.
Enjoy days out on a steam train, boat trips and paddle steamer on the River Dart
A 1920’s Jazz Age country retreat with stunning coastal gardens
Author Agatha Christies much loved holiday home, owned by the National Trust.
Vineyard and Cheese Dairy on the banks of the stunning River Dart
The town church, dating from 1372.
View the oldest preserved working steam engine in the world.
Bayards Cove Inn
Bed & Breakfast
500 Year old Bayards Cove Inn is close to the site where repairs were made to the Speedwell.
Dart Marina Hotel and Spa
Luxury riverside hotel and spa on the banks of the River Dart.
Camping and Caravanning
Stunning clifftop Holiday Park within minutes of Dartmouth
Royal Castle Hotel
16th Century traditional English coaching inn situated on the quayside with 24 rooms.
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