Coleton Fishacre

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

Coleton Fishacre

Things to see and do

Get some fresh air

Coleton Fishacre

What's on 

Upcoming events

The Great Big Rhino trail

Sat 01 Oct 2016
Follow The Great Big Rhino Project's trail of unique three-dimensional public art: life-sized model rhinos around the streets, parks and open spaces of the English Riviera and Exeter - and Coleton Fishacre garden.

Coleton Fishacre evening torchlit walk

Fri 14 Oct 2016
Join this magical evening torchlit sponsored walk along the South West Coast Path around Coleton Fishacre and Froward Point as part of the South West Coast Path Challenge .

Pirate Day

Sat 22 Oct 2016
Avast me hearties, pirate day is here.

Half-term fun at Coleton Fishacre

Sun 23 Oct 2016
Follow the pirate trail around the garden to hunt for hidden treasure. X marks the spot!

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.
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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).

Coleton Fishacre

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

Coleton Fishacre

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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Coleton Fishacre

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.