Places to Stay in Kingsbridge
Kingsbridge’s accommodation options are diverse with everything from coastal properties to countryside accommodation to pubs offering bed and breakfast options, all within easy reach of the town centre. Whether you want unrivalled views across the estuary or the impression of being away from civilisation, you’ll find a whole host of properties in and around this tiny town that will give you a great stay.
The town has all the charm of a traditional market town with mod cons, you’ll find an eclectic selection of shops, as well as popular walking trails and interesting attractions and good quality eateries serving the very best in local produce.
Best of both worlds
Being on the edge of the Salcombe Estuary at one of the town and the heart of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Kingsbridge really offers you the best of both worlds. If you want a beach holiday, you’ll find several in close proximity to the town and with easy access to the South West Coast Path you’ll be able to explore the coastline at your own pace. While those wanting a quiet country retreat will find plenty to suit them overlooking the far reaching scenery of the Natural Landscape (AONB). Take your pick from country house estates with rolling grounds and landscaped gardens or from boutique hotels in the centre and towards the estuary which offer comfort on a smaller scale.
Basing yourself in Kingsbridge means you not only get to take advantage of the busy event calendar from the town as well as enjoying the shopping hub of the high street and the nearby areas of Bigbury on Sea, which has a sea tractor over to Burgh Island, Salcombe, Dartmouth and Slapton all of which have their own charms and attractions suitable for the whole family.
Lots to see and do
From watersports in the Estuary and along the coast to shopping excursions and visits to the nearby distillery, Kingsbridge really is a hive of activity despite its small size. It is known locally as being a great place for ramblers and there are hundreds of walking trails to choose from that start in the town or pass through it, so its easy to explore a new one every day of your stay. For those of you who want to stray off the beaten track and find something unusual, make sure to explore the town via its many passages and alley ways, these narrow side streets will lead you to hidden gems such as the miniature railway, community gardens and mosaics that showcase Kingsbridge’s wide history. You'll find plenty of things to see and do in Kingsbridge and with the extensive events calendar you'll never be bored.
Families and furry friends welcome
All across Devon you’ll find hotels that are geared towards giving you an amazing family holiday and if you have pets, you don’t have to leave them at home with the wide range of pet-friendly accommodation on offer. The hotels and other accommodation options in and around Kingsbridge are no exception, so if you’re looking for a memorable family holiday in a charming part of South Devon that is close to major attractions and beaches and its own allure, you’ll find it in Kingsbridge.