Bringing your dog with you to Kingfisher Cottage

For those bringing their furry best friend, we offer the perfect dog friendly break with easy access to beautiful countryside, dog-friendly beaches and attractions. Our private terrace is ideal for al-fresco dining or BBQ and overlooks a naturally spring fed duck pond, home to ducks and moorhens.

The area has plenty of dog-friendly activities and sights to offer. From long coastal walks to exploring historic landmarks, here are some great ideas for things to do with your dog in Kingsbridge.

A guide to dog-friendly activities in South Devon!


Stroll along the South West Coast Path
The South West Coast Path is a 630-mile long trail that follows the stunning coastline of South West England. The Kingsbridge section of the path offers breathtaking views of the estuary and is a great place for a long walk with your dog. There are plenty of dog-friendly beaches and pubs along the way where you and your furry friend can stop for a break.

Visit the Salcombe-Kingsbridge Estuary
The Salcombe-Kingsbridge Estuary is a beautiful tidal estuary that is home to a diverse range of wildlife. There are plenty of walks and trails along the estuary where you and your dog can take in the natural beauty of the area. You can also take a boat trip along the estuary and enjoy the sights from the water.

Explore the historic market town of Kingsbridge
Kingsbridge is a charming market town with a rich history. There are plenty of historic landmarks to explore, including the St Edmund’s Church and the Kingsbridge Cookworthy Museum. Many of the local shops and cafes are dog-friendly, so you can enjoy a coffee or a bite to eat with your furry friend by your side.

Take a trip to Bantham Beach
Bantham Beach is a stunning sandy beach that is popular with surfers and dog-walkers alike. The beach is dog-friendly year-round, so your furry friend can enjoy a run and a swim in the sea. There are also plenty of coastal walks and trails in the area if you fancy exploring further.


Visit the National Trust properties
There are several National Trust properties in the Kingsbridge area that are dog-friendly. These include Overbeck’s, a subtropical garden with stunning views of the estuary, and Coleton Fishacre, a beautiful Art Deco house and garden. Many of the National Trust properties also have dog-friendly cafes and shops.

In conclusion, Kingsbridge, South Devon is a fantastic destination for a holiday with your dog. Whether you’re looking for a long coastal walk or a historic landmark to explore, there is plenty to see and do in the area. So pack your bags, grab your furry friend, and get ready to discover all that Kingsbridge and the local area has to offer.