Dartmouth Travel guide
Dartmouth : Michelin's recommendations
It would be hard not to be charmed by this little town on the banks of the Dart estuary. A tiny port surrounded by elegant buildings, paved lanes bordered by white houses with flowers, a coastal path, exuberant greenery and a large marina all contribute to the appeal of Dartmouth, protected from seaborne assault by its proud fortress which stands on a spur overlooking the water.
Tourist attractions Dartmouth : Things to see and do
Higher Street GB - Dartmouth TQ6
The medieval town's high street has houses dating back to the Middle Ages. Note the four-storey 17C Tudor House and the The Carved Angel , a half-timbered house built in the late 14C and now an inn.
Anzac Street GB - Dartmouth TQ6 9DL
The tall, square, pinaccled tower has been a landmark for people sailing upriver since it was built in 1372. Note especially the south door with its two ironwork lions and Tree of Life, and the medieval altar with legs carved in the shape of ships' f..
Duke Street GB - Dartmouth
Butterwalk is a terrace of four shops with overhanging upper floors, supported by eleven granite pillars (built 1635-1640, restored in 1943).
The Quay GB - Dartmouth TQ6 9PS
Prix Prices from : 108 £
With a magnificent location, looking out over the harbour and the River Dart, right in the heart of Dartmouth, this 17th-century building offers bright, airy rooms, free Wi-Fi and a stylish restaurant. Privately owned, the award-winning Royal Castle..
27-29 Victoria Road GB - Dartmouth tq69rt
Browns Hotel benefits from a central location in Dartmouth, as well as being just 5 minutes’ walk from the South Hams coastline. Free Wi-Fi, an en suite power shower and designer lighting are featured in each room at Browns, whilst some come with ei..
"1, Ridge Hill" GB - Dartmouth TQ6 9PE
"The Ship in Dock is an old riverside inn that was recently refurbished to a very high standard and now offers luxury accommodation. The bedrooms are furnished in solid oak and have the extras you would expect of a top hotel such as Kingsize bed..
24 South Embankment GB - Dartmouth TQ6 9BB
Occupying a prime estuary facing spot is this smart, modern eatery, run by a husband and wife team. Their philosophy is based around sourcing local and seasonal ingredients and keeping the dishes simple.
10 Fairfax Pl GB - Dartmouth TQ6 9AD
Named after its friendly owners, a bright, stylish brasserie in the town centre, with welcoming service and a laid-back feel. Small, classically based menus change with the seasons, featuring straightforward dishes of local produce.
8 South Embankment GB - Dartmouth TQ6 9BH
Buzzy 'beach shack' style eatery run by a chatty team. Good old comfort dishes arrive in paper-lined baskets and rely on sustainable produce. Closely set tables have paper cloths proclaiming 'fish so fresh tomorrow's are still in the sea'.
11 The Quay GB - Dartmouth TQ6 9PS
5 South Embankment GB - Dartmouth TQ6 9BH
Picturesque location overlooking the estuary and harbour, with some alfresco tables. Mediterranean influenced dishes with a strong seafood slant, cooked on the Josper grill. Twice daily menu; simplicity is key.
2 South Embankment GB - Dartmouth TQ6 9BH
Split-level, wood-furnished restaurant with open kitchen and lovely estuary outlook; all tables share the view. Attractively presented dishes showcase local produce: choose from a set selection, concise à la carte or fish tasting menu. Large bedrooms..