Sunset Cottage

Kingswear, South Devon Coast

You can book this property from:

  • £355 per week
  • £51 per night


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 1 bathroom
  • Towels provided


  • Family friendly


  • Balcony
  • Parking permit provided

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack
  • River views
  • Sea or coastal views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

How far to ...?

  • Pub 1 mile
  • Shop 1 mile


What a location! Sunset cottage is in the lovely waterside village of Kingswear, just across the river from Dartmouth. The views from the property are fabulous, just relax on one of the two terraces at breakfast or watch the sun go down with a pre-dinner drink.

Kingswear has a vibrant community spirit, join the locals for a drink in one of the pubs or book a table at the restaurant, there's also a village shop for all your day to day provisions.

The property is a great base for exploring further afield… the fishing port of Brixham is just a short drive away or hop on the ferry and explore the winding streets of Historical Dartmouth with its excellent array of shop and restaurants. Stroll along the coast to Dartmouth Castle at the mouth of the river and take a break at the tea shop.

Recently refurbished Sunset Cottage has a contemporary coastal style décor. Furnished in blues and whites with the odd splash of red here and there. This really is a very comfortable holiday home for families or a group of friends. The views from the decking areas over the River Dart and out towards the Britannia Royal Naval College are quite spectacular!

Front door opens into the living room: 2 seater blue and white stripe sofa, two cream armchairs, coffee tables, (binoculars are strategically placed on the windowsill to watch the coming and goings on the river) bookcase with a good supply of books, local information and games. A feature fireplace. TV console with flat screen TV, DVD player and a selection of DVD's. Cupboard with ironing board, airer and coat hooks.

Archway through to kitchen/dining: country style kitchen with wood worktops, fridge with a freezer compartment, built in cooker with electric four ring hob and extractor hood, washing machine and dishwasher. Large country farmhouse style sink, microwave, kettle, toaster. Dining table and four chairs. Door to outside space at the rear of the property.

Master bedroom: Located at the front of the property, is a spacious room with a large window with views of the River Dart. Kingsize cream wooden frame bed, wall mounted spot lights, chest of drawers, built in wardrobe, full length mirror.

Bedroom 2: Next to the family bathroom, two 2'6 single beds can zipped together, bedside table with a lamp and a wardrobe.

Bathroom: Family bathroom between the two bedrooms, white suite with hand basin, mirror above, bath with a brand new wall mounted electric shower, WC, vanity storage cupboard and chrome heated towel rail.

Please note: The property is approached via 78 steps.

Outside Space: Sunset Cottage has plenty of outdoor space - there's a 2 level decked terrace at the front which has prime position for looking out onto the River Dart and Dartmouth Royal Naval College. At the back of the property, through the kitchen, there is a courtyard with another bench and a washing line.

Facilities and services: WiFi connection available. Bed linen and towels provided. (Beach towels not provided.) Arr/Dep. For weekly bookings is Friday. Short breaks available in low and mid season, minimum 3 nights. Balcony. Shop 1 mile, pub 1 mile. No smoking. Pets: A maximum of 2 pets accepted; £25 per pet, per week. Parking is provided with the property at the Dart Haven Marina car park. Spaces are a first come first serve basis and spaces can not be reserved.

This property has a refundable Accidental Damage Deposit of £200, which is payable to Original Cottages with the final balance of your holiday, eight weeks prior to your arrival, and is refunded within 5 working days of your departure. Alternatively, you may wish to pay a non-refundable Accidental Damage Deposit Waiver equivalent to 10% of the Accidental Damage Deposit value, which covers you for the full value of the Accidental Damage Deposit, should any damage occur during your stay.



The cottage was lovely and the view\setting beautiful. Kingswear village is relatively quiet and relaxed with easy access to a larger towns with more facilities should you wish. The cottage facilities were very good, and we felt very much at home.

mr G L,

Beautifully presented and wonderful view.

Mr Julian B,

Superb cottage with amazing views! The Round robin trip, via steam, bus and boat was an amazing day out. As was the ferry over to Dartmouth and the castle ferry to Dartmouth castle with more stunning views. Thank you :) Ali and Tim

Ali and T