Coleton Fishacre

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

Coleton Fishacre

Things to see and do

Get some fresh air

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Conservation in action in Coleton Fishacre house: catch of the day

Wed 28 Jun 2017
11:00-12:00
The conservation team will be checking out the bug traps, to see what bugs and pests have been caught roaming in the house.

Garden walk

Wed 28 Jun 2017
14:00-15:00
Would you like to find out more about the garden and see the best plants in flower? Why not join a member of the garden team for a free walk and talk?

History talk

Sun 02 Jul 2017
13:00-13:30
Volunteer Ken will be sharing the history of Coleton Fishacre in a talk in the archway next to the house.

The Big Butterfly Count

Fri 14 Jul 2017
10:30-17:00
Can you help with The Big Butterfly Count by finding a quiet spot and seeing how many butterflies you can spot in 15 minutes?

Trust10 run at Coleton Fishacre

Sun 23 Jul 2017
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.

Laundry Day

Tue 25 Jul 2017
11:00-15:00
Come into the laundry and get some hands-on experience of the work of a 1930s laundry maid!
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Eating and shopping

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Get involved

Volunteers share their stories

A coach party arriving at Coleton Fishacre

Bring a group 

Coleton Fishacre is the perfect place to bring a group; whether you're organising a coach party, school group, or are just looking for somewhere to go with a large group of friends. Our group bookings coordinator will be happy to help arrange your visit.

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Our work

Building work in progress at Kent's Border in Coleton Fishacre garden

A new look for Kent's Border 

The garden team are busy rejuvenating the border at the top of the garden near the house, known as Kent's Border. In time it will have an Arts and Crafts feel created by the use of topiary and plenty of colour.

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.