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About Kingsbridge

With roots going back to the 13th-century it is not surprising that this pleasant little town is known as the 'capital of the South Hams. Many picturesque properties are built around the banks of the tidal waters of the estuary which looks at its best when the sea rises covering the mudbanks, causing small craft to ride at anchor in their moorings.

Long ago, Kingsbridge was a thriving port, these days it is an interesting holiday destination providing year long excitement for boating enthusiasts and a wealth sandy beaches and lovely coves for those who simply wish to laze beside the sea. The town is surrounded by other historical towns and villages, some a short car journey away and some, easily reached on foot. Hidden along the estuaries lonely creeks there are welcoming, remote waterside inns. Ancient hostelries can also be found in the giant patchwork of fields forming the beautiful agricultural landscape surrounding Kingsbridge that is so much a feature of glorious Devon. Superb walks draw you to the water, or into, splendid open countryside.

The town offers plentiful supply of shops. Boats, surfboards and canoes can be hired, as can horses from a nearby riding school. There is a ferry which carries visitors to Salcombe and there are attractions to suit all the family. The area offers excellent hotel accommodation as well as picturesque, carefully sited caravan parks.

With its mild climate, year round activities, Kingsbridge is an excellent choice for a family holiday or an ideal base from which to explore the remote shores of Devon.

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The Hideaway in Kingsbridge, Devon, England

The Hideaway

Kingsbridge, Devon, England (0.4 miles, 0.6 km)
The Hideaway is a holiday home situated in Kingsbridge in the Devon Region and is 9 km from Slapton Sands. The kitchen features an oven and a toaster and there is a private bathroom. Exeter Internat...
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Meadow Mews in Kingsbridge, Devon, England

Meadow Mews

Kingsbridge, Devon, England (0.4 miles, 0.6 km)
Meadow Mews is a holiday home set in Kingsbridge in the Devon Region and is 10 km from Slapton Sands. It provides free private parking. The unit is fitted with a kitchen. Towels and bed linen are pro...
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Ring O Bells in Kingsbridge, Devon, England

Ring O Bells

Kingsbridge, Devon, England (0.7 miles, 1.1 km)
Ring O Bells is situated in Kingsbridge, 10 km from Slapton Sands. The inn has a children's playground and sun terrace, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant. Each room is fitted with a flat-...
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Daisy Cottage in Kingsbridge, Devon, England

Daisy Cottage

Kingsbridge, Devon, England (0.8 miles, 1.2 km)
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Estuary View Farm in Kingsbridge, Devon, England

Estuary View Farm

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Westwaterhead in Kingsbridge, Devon, England

Westwaterhead

Kingsbridge, Devon, England (1.8 miles, 2.8 km, direction SE)
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Lower Knowle B&B in Kingsbridge, Devon, England

Lower Knowle B&B

Kingsbridge, Devon, England (1.8 miles, 2.9 km, direction SE)
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