Coleton Fishacre

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

Coleton Fishacre

Things to see and do

Out in the fresh air

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What's on 

A young pirate hunting for buried treasure

Pirate fun at Coleton Fishacre 

Fancy a break from ghosts and ghouls this Hallowe'en? At Coleton Fishacre we're climbing the rigging with excitement because pirate day is on they way. On Saturday 22 October there will be a pirate quest around the garden, and then for the rest of half-term a pirate trail will be in place - X marks the spot.

Upcoming events

Half-term fun at Coleton Fishacre

Fri 28 Oct 2016
Follow the pirate trail around the garden to hunt for hidden treasure. X marks the spot!

History talk

Sun 30 Oct 2016
Volunteer Ken will be sharing the history of Coleton Fishacre in a talk in the archway next to the house.

Coleton aglow

Fri 02 Dec 2016
This Christmas Coleton Fishacre's garden is once again aglow with festive and dramatic lighting - bigger and better than ever before.

Father Christmas visits Coleton Fishacre

Sun 04 Dec 2016
Meet Father Christmas as he takes a rest from his festive duties.

Artist in residence

Sun 12 Feb 2017
On selected dates in spring, artist in residence Jo Turner will be in the garden capturing the views of Coleton Fishacre.

Is your love for Rill?

Tue 14 Feb 2017
Float a love boat to your special someone down our romantic Rill garden stream.
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Eating and shopping

Visitors seated outside of Coleton Fishacre cafe

Eating at Coleton Fishacre 

Tuck into tasty food in the café at Coleton Fishacre. With freshly prepared food delivered to your table, and delicious cakes to tempt you, it's clear to see why Café Coleton is award winning.

Items for sale in Coleton Fishacre shop

Shopping at Coleton Fishacre 

The goodies for sale in the shop are inspired by the Art Deco style of the house, and the glorious gardens. The perfect place to pick up a gift (or a little something for yourself).

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Get involved

Two volunteers with hot drinks in the gazebo in Coleton Fishacre garden at night

Can you help to make Christmas at Coleton special?  

Life is one long adventure and we'd love to join in with your next one. We are looking for volunteers to help with Coleton Aglow, the festive festival of lights in the garden and celebration of a 1930s Christmas inspired by 'The Mikado' in the house this December.

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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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.