Located in Kingswear, Devon
Ferrystone is a fantastic duplex apartment resting in Kingswear, Devon and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 6
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
The living areas in the property consist of a kitchen with oven and hob, grill, microwave, fridge, a dining room with seating for six people, a sitting room with TV and fire. The bedrooms consist of a double with TV and en-suite shower room and two doubles, along with an additional shower room and a cloakroom. Outside there is a roof terrace and roadside parking available. Within 0.3 miles, you will find a shop, and within 0.1 miles, a pub, and please note that this is a non-smoking property. WiFi, fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price. Ferrystone is a fantastic dwelling for an escape to Devon with loved ones.
Ferrystone, a charming three-bedroom apartment in Devon's historic village of Kingswear, is just a short trip on the ferry across to Dartmouth in Devon. There is no better place than Ferrystone for a group or family of six searching for a self-catered holiday near the River Dart in Devon.
Be welcomed into the sitting room where you can look forward to evenings relaxing in front of your favourite series on the wall-mounted TV. When it’s time for dinner, cook up a storm in the contemporary kitchen which has all you need to impress your guests with culinary delights. Settle down to savour a flavourful meal at the dining table for six, as the wine is poured, and plans are made for the days ahead or settle down with a good book on the window seat admiring the views across the river to Dartmouth. If you’re not ready for the evening to end, why not enjoy your favourite tipple up on the private roof terrace? Indulge in a refreshing shower after a day of exploring, before stepping into the warm embrace of a fluffy towel, courtesy of the heated towel rail. There is also a convenient cloakroom available, ideal for those quick freshen-ups!
As your eyes grow heavy, retire to one of three beautifully decorated bedrooms, a kingsize sleigh bed with TV and en-suite shower room and a superking (twins on request) and a further double room with kingsize bed, each with plenty of storage for your belongings. The property also benefits from a separate utility room with a washing machine and a large storage area ideal for bikes or paddleboards with a public slipway just yards away by the Royal Dart Yacht Club.
Take advantage of your superb location, where you can enjoy leisurely walks along the River Dart, visit the 16th-century Kingswear Castle with fantastic sea views, hike along the Coast Path or explore the wonders of the 1920’s National Trust site of Coleton Fishacre which includes an exotic garden. If walking isn’t your thing, hop aboard the heritage Dartmouth Steam Railway where you can enjoy a scenic tour to Paignton. For those evenings where you don’t fancy cooking, treat your loved ones to a tasty meal at The Ship Inn or Steam Packet Inn.
Catch the ferry over to Dartmouth, where you can brush up on your local history at the Dartmouth Museum, explore the historic sites of the 16th-century Bayard’s Cove, Dartmouth Castle with its 15th-century tower, or hire a boat to enjoy a relaxing sail along the River Dart. For a fun-filled day on the beach, head over to the glorious Blue-Flag beach of Blackpool Sands, where you can paddle the shores, try your hand at kayaking or paddleboarding, or treat your loved ones to an ice cream from the nearby café.
Be sure to check out the nearby Woodlands Family Theme Park, which offers an excellent selection of rides and attractions, a zoo/farm and play areas. Just a little further is Totnes, home to an impressive Norman castle that overlooks the town, the Totnes Image Bank, the Totnes Fashion & Textiles Museum and the picturesque parks of Borough and Leechwell Garden.
Don’t miss out on a stay at Ferrystone for an unforgettable stay in Devon.
- Electric heating with fire
- Oven and hob, grill, microwave, fridge
- 3 SMART TVs, WiFi
- Fuel and power are included in rent
- Bed linen and towels are included in rent
- Payable car park or on-street parking available close by
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop ⅓ miles, pub 150 metres
Kingswear is a charming colourful character village that has beautiful views over the River Dart. With its brightly coloured houses dotted on the steep northern bank of the River Dart, it is no wonder that artists from all over the world keep returning to capture the beauty and the architectural charm of this village. Take the ferry from here across to Dartmouth and then look back to take in the breathtaking view of Kingswear. Take the Steam Train from Kingswear to Paignton whilst soaking up the river and country views. There is a special Santa Steam train journey every December. Stop off at Greenway Holt and walk to the Greenway Estate and explore Agatha Christie's former home. Take the only coal-fired paddle steamer built in 1924, from Dartmouth. There are a range of National Trust walks including the Dart Valley Trail which has some of the finest views in this part of the world. For those who enjoy a challenge, then there is a challenging trek from Kingswear to Brixham which is 11 miles each way, there is a bus at Brixham if you don't want to endure to journey back! Kingswear has 2 pubs and a village store, and a cafe. The Steam Packet Inn even offers eat-in or take-away.