Coleton Fishacre

A 1920s country retreat complete with luxuriant garden by the sea

Planning your next visit

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What's on 

A volunteer folding scarves in the shop at Coleton Fishacre

English Riviera volunteer recruitment drop-in days 

Are you looking for something new to do in 2018? There are two volunteer recruitment drop-in days coming up where you can find out all about volunteering at the four places in the National Trust English Riviera: Bradley, Coleton Fishacre, Compton Castle and Greenway.

Upcoming events

Volunteer recruitment drop-in day

Sun 21 Jan 2018
11:00-15:00
Looking for an exciting challenge for the New Year? Do you want to give something back to our special places, meet new friends, or help make someone's day?

Trust10 trail run at Coleton Fishacre

Sun 28 Jan 2018
09:00-10:30
A free monthly 10k trail run along the rugged South West Coast Path and through Coleton Fishacre garden. Free, fun, informal, forever and for everyone. Come and Trust10 with us.

Is your love for Rill?

Wed 14 Feb 2018
11:00-13:00
This Valentine's Day, why not float a love boat to your special someone down Coleton Fishacre's romantic Rill Garden stream?

Wild Wednesday: making homes for wild animals

Wed 14 Feb 2018
14:00-16:00
Why not join the ranger team to tick off number 36 of your 50 things to do before you're 11¾?

Spring garden walk

Fri 16 Feb 2018
14:00-14:45
Would you like to find out more about the garden and see the best bits as it bursts into life this spring? Why not join a member of the garden team for a free walk and talk?

Countryside walks at Coleton Fishacre

Thu 22 Feb 2018
11:00-13:00
Would you like to explore the rugged stretch of coastline in the company of a countryside ranger?
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Eating and shopping

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Get involved

Volunteer bus driver

Can you help? 

We have a new shuttle service, and need volunteers to drive the vehicle between the overflow car park and visitor reception. As a Transportation Volunteer, you'd be the first friendly face visitors would see when they arrive, and would be providing an invaluable service.

Volunteers share their stories

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Our work

The servants' dining room at Coleton Fishacre near Kingswear in Devon

Opening closed doors at Coleton Fishacre 

A two year project took place to restore the servants' areas of Coleton Fishacre. Find out all about the project which became known as Opening Closed Doors, and what was restored.

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Wildlife

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Places to stay

Visitors eating outside at a National Trust holiday cottage

Places to stay at Coleton Fishacre 

Why not spend a bit more time at Coleton Fishacre by staying on one of the holiday cottages on the estate? From a flat that sleeps two people to a farmhouse that sleeps 12, there is sure to be a holiday cottage to suit you.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Coleton Fishacre on the National Trust Collections website