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Surbtion is almost a hidden gem, it is what we like to think of it. It has an amazing community, that get together and do crazy things, this is a community that knows how to do fun! With its Village feel and yet just a 20 minutes trip to London by train this is arguably one of the best place to live. The river Thames is right there offering bike paths, walking paths boats, plus life on the river. You are less than 5 minutes from all the major shops of Kingston and yet you are surrounded by tree lined street, old architecture and a beautiful village with everything you need.

Some things we love about Dartmouth

Dartmouth Royal Regatta - Get your booking in very early to enjoy this event each August.

Dartmouth Music Festival. A very popular music event held in May.

Recognised as one of the best events for food, Dartmouth Food Festival attracts some of the best chefs from around the country to display their qualities.

Enjoy a trip to see Agatha Christie's house and Gardens a short trip up the river to Greenway.

Enjoy a walk form the town centre out to the fantastic Dartmouth Castle. If the legs get a bit weary, catch the ferry back to town.

A little bit of history

The natural deep water harbour has been the driving force behind the town's history as a port and military centre. It grew to prominence in the Middle Ages exporting cloth from Totnes, and importing wine from France and Spain. The Cherub Inn (1380) and The Butterwalk (1628) which includes the Dartmouth Museum, are two of the oldest surviving buildings, among a wealth of architectural interest. Dartmouth lost economic momentum when Plymouth was preferred as the base for a western naval defence force. The consolation prize though, when the navy "returned" in 1863, was the magnificent red brick Britannia Royal Naval College which opened in 1905 as a training base for naval officers.

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Home to the famous, Britannia Royal Naval College and the Newcomen Engine to name a few. An abundance of more history can be aquired at the Dartmouth Museum.


Although a relatively small and compact town, Dartmouth boasts a number of supermarkets to suit all budgets and the town enjoys a market that serves the local community with local produce and supplies. Other high street franchises and boutique shops are plentiful to offer an enjoyable shopping experience. Dartmouth is also known for its quality restaurants and bistros/cafes.



By Road:

Dartmouth is accessed via the A3122 from Totnes, the A339 from Kingsbridge or via the higher or lower ferries from Kingswear.

By Train:

The nearest main and fully serviced station is Totnes, with a direct service to Paddington; or Paignton where a bus service or a seasonal steam train service can complete the journey to Kingswear with a passenger ferry to Dartmouth.

By Water:

With our world famous deepwater port, mooring your boat/yacht is a lovely way to see the town.

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