3 luxury getaways in and around Dartmouth, perfect for a family gathering this winter!
November 2nd, 2015 | By Vicky Rogers
If you are planning an extra special break, Coast & Country Cottages has a fabulous portfolio of luxury holiday properties which will provide the perfect accommodation for your family gathering over the coming months. Whether you are looking to celebrate Christmas, New Year or simply that very special occasion, historic Dartmouth with its numerous restaurants, beautiful scenery and all weather attractions, is a wonderful holiday destination. Choose from one of these luxury retreats:
Hillfield Farmhouse, Hillfield Village, near Dartmouth (sleeps 10)
One of Coast & Country Cottages’ newest luxury properties, Hillfield Farmhouse is an immaculately presented property for up to 10 people. Renovated to an exceptional standard, this stylish country retreat includes beautiful original stonework, feature arched windows and oak beams. Guests can relax in one of the living areas including a fabulous lounge, and a cosy snug, both of which boast wood burning stoves, before enjoying a group meal in the spacious dining area.
Visitors staying at Hillfield Village can enjoy the use of the all-weather tennis court and children’s play area, as well as Members Guest Rates at nearby The Dartmouth Golf & Spa, including indoor pool, steam room and Jacuzzi.
Dart Marina, Dartmouth (sleeps 2-6)
For an enjoyable coastal break this winter with your family, head to the prestigious Dart Marina development, situated in one of the West Country’s most sought after locations on the edge of the River Dart. Perfectly positioned within a short walk of Dartmouth’s picturesque cobbled streets lined with boutique shops, art galleries and award-winning restaurants, these beautifully styled, contemporary apartments and town houses make a fabulous base for exploring the area… why not visit the former home of Agatha Christie, Greenway House and Garden, or walk to Dartmouth Castle? The Blue Flag awarded beach Blackpool Sands is within a short 10 minute drive whilst the South West Coast Path is easily accessible, offering spectacular views over the Start Bay coastline.
Book a couple of these luxury lodges for your extended family gathering – that way you can enjoy all the delights of Dartmouth with your family, whilst still having the privacy and freedom of your own place. With 15 luxury holiday houses and apartments available at Dart Marina, you will be spoilt for choice! Properties include 10 Dart Marina, a stunning VisitEngland Five Star awarded apartment with a fabulous picture window offering unspoilt views over the river from the open plan living area – the perfect vantage point for watching life on the water! Guest can enjoy the complementary use of the Dart Marina Health Spa, including indoor pool and Jacuzzi. For more information on the luxury accommodation at Dart Marina, click here.
The Linhay (sleeps 6) and The Byre (sleeps 4), Higher Ash Farm, near Dartmouth
If you are looking for luxury holiday accommodation near Dartmouth, nestled in the surrounding countryside, why not book the stylish barn conversions The Linhay and The Byre. These pet friendly boltholes provide fabulous accommodation for a family looking to enjoy a peaceful holiday, whilst still being within a short 10 minute drive of Dartmouth’s shops, award-winning restaurants and picturesque riverside. Head out for exhilarating walks along the nearby South West Coast Path, before returning for cosy evenings with your loved ones, playing boardgames in front of the roaring wood burning stove.
Whether you are looking for an award-winning waterfront apartment with views of the River Dart, or an elegant town house within a short walk of Dartmouth’s fabulous eateries, check out this selection of Dartmouth Holiday Lets