Group visits to Coleton Fishacre
With an exotic RHS accredited garden and stylish 1920s house to discover, Coleton Fishacre is a perfect group destination, and we can help to arrange your visit of 15 or more people.
Arrive by coach
We have parking for one coach close to Visitor Reception. The lane to Coleton Fishacre is narrow and can be busy, but there are passing places and instructions for coach drivers will be given in advance.
When you arrive, a member of the visitor reception team will be on hand to welcome you and give out maps to your group.
School and educational groups
We welcome school and community group visits ; get in touch with to discuss your needs. Education Group Members have free entry.
A bite to eat
Café Coleton serves hot and cold drinks and light lunches. For groups of more than 20, we suggest that visits to the house and café are staggered to help prevent long queues.
Free familiarisation visits for group leaders
If you're planning a group visit you can request our free Travel Trade Pass and you and a friend or colleague will gain free entry to over 300 of our places throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland for 12 months. There’s nothing quite like seeing or experiencing somewhere for yourself to help you plan a successful visit. To receive your pass, call 0344 800 2329 or email us at NTTravelTrade@capita.co.uk.
Who is eligible for free entry?
Registered tourist board guides (on production of a valid badge), coach drivers and tour leaders escorting groups of 15 or more. National Trust members also receive free entry, so it is at your discretion whether to refund the entrance fee to members if you have included it in your package – this is not refunded by the National Trust.
Members must bring their current membership cards with them to avoid paying the full group rate. If any of your group would like to join the National Trust please direct them to our Membership page or call 0344 800 1895.
Book your visit
Booking is essential; email us on email@example.com or call us on: 01803 842382 to arrange your visit. We offer an exclusive discounted price for groups of over 15 visitors and entrance is free for National Trust Members and children under 5.
Greenway, Agatha Christie's holiday home, is just down the road, and perfect to combine with a visit to Coleton Fishacre. Talk to us about arranging your visit to Greenway when you get in touch.
Step inside the 1920s country home of the D’Oyly Carte family where Art Deco features, sea views and light and airy designs create an intimate atmosphere.
With a climate as mild as South Cornwall, exotic and tender plants thrive in the garden at Coleton Fishacre. From formal terraces to woodland, the garden is varied and filled with year-round interest, and RHS accredited.
Find out about the D'Oyly Carte family and the history of their country home, Coleton Fishacre. Discover how the perfect spot was chosen while sailing their yacht.
A visit to Coleton Fishacre would not be complete without browsing the National Trust Shop or picking up a tasty treat from Café Coleton.
If you’re planning educational group visits to National Trust places, then you could benefit from education group membership, giving you free admission for a year.
If you're travelling to the UK from overseas this year, buy a National Trust Touring Pass for entry to more than 300 places in our care. With 7-day and 14-day options available, the pass can be tailored to fit your trip. Discover where you can visit with the Touring Pass and how to buy yours.
Visiting us with a group? Then our answers to your frequently asked questions might help with any question you may have.