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About this property

Nestled in 225 acres of South Devon countryside in Blackawton, close to the historic navel town of Dartmouth, dog-friendly Dartmouth Hotel & Spa presents a picturesque escape for those seeking the serene beauty of the countryside. Its prime location offers an idyllic setting, surrounded by the breathtaking Dartmoor National Park and the tranquil waters of the River Dart. Perfect for a dog-friendly holiday, this stunning backdrop provides an endless playground for outdoor enthusiasts and their canine companions. With miles of walking trails that meander through verdant forests and along scenic riverbanks and pet-friendly beaches that will delight furry friends. Whether you're looking to explore the natural beauty of the South Hams coastline or enjoy a leisurely stroll through the town of Dartmouth, this hotel serves as the perfect base for all your adventures.

Stepping into the Dartmouth Hotel & Spa is like taking a step back in time, yet with all the modern comforts seamlessly woven into its fabric. Originally established as a country retreat, it maintains a cosy homely atmosphere that makes every guest feel special. The property, with its elegantly appointed bedrooms and cottages in the grounds, exudes a classic charm that complements its surroundings. Attention to detail is evident in every corner, from the tastefully decorated interiors to the warm, welcoming service, ensuring a relaxing stay.

The hotel offers an array of facilities with its spa, a sanctuary of wellness offering a wide range of treatments to pamper both body and soul plus an indoor pool, sauna, steam room, hot tub and gym. For golf loving dog owners there’s an 18-hole championship golf course. Guests can also unwind in the stylish bar, savouring locally sourced beverages while soaking in views of the stunning landscape. The hotel's expansive gardens invite leisurely strolls with your four legged friend in tow, while the on-site restaurant serves up exquisite dishes that highlight the best of Devon's seasonal produce.

Understanding that dogs are part of the family, the Dartmouth Hotel & Spa offers a warm welcome to four-legged guests. Many of the dog-friendly bedrooms are on the ground floor - perfect for late night and early morning strolls with dog bed and bowls provided ensuring they feel right at home. And with its fabulous gardens, coastal walks, pet-friendly beaches close by, the Dartmouth Hotel & Spa promises a memorable getaway for you and your furry friend.

Dine with Your Dog

You can dine with your dog in the bar area of the hotel. Head chef Ricci Smith, a Devonian himself, has a passion for cooking and uses locally sourced ingredients to create great dishes. The Dartmouth smoke house provides all smoked food, bread is baked on the premises, beef locally sourced from Dunterton farm and fish from Dartmouth fishmongers, with fruit and vegetables from a local supplier in Totnes. House favourites include Dartmoor bred sirloin steak and spicy Devonshire beef chilli. Afternoon tea and a Sunday Carvery are also recommended.  If you would prefer to dine in the Bistro you can leave your dog for a well earned rest in the room.

Bow wow factor

The hotel offers a perfect setting for a dog-friendly escape with lovely grounds, country strolls along the West Coast path and beaches galore for sandy paws.

Need to know

Coastal
Coastal
Dogs Stay FREE
Dogs Stay FREE
Car Parking
Car Parking
By The Sea
By The Sea
Spa Breaks
Spa Breaks
Fitness Centre
Fitness Centre
Restaurant
Restaurant
Rural
Rural
Swimming Pool
Swimming Pool
WiFi
WiFi

Bedrooms & Suites

There is a choice of dog-friendly bedrooms available including standard double rooms, course view rooms as well as self catering cottages.

Double Room

These dog-friendly bedrooms are well equipped with stylish and comfortable furnishings and offer plenty of space and storage with comfortable Vi-spring beds. Tea and Coffee making facilities are available in rooms as standard, along with a flatscreen TV and Freeview access. Free Wi-Fi can be picked up throughout the hotel during your stay. All rooms have en suites bathrooms, some are equipped with walk in showers and others with baths with showers in the bath
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2 adults   2 pets  

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Course View Double

These dog-friendly bedrooms with course views are well equipped with stylish and comfortable furnishings and offer plenty of space and storage with comfortable Vi-spring beds. Tea and Coffee making facilities are available in rooms as standard, along with a flatscreen TV and Freeview access. Free Wi-Fi can be picked up throughout the hotel during your stay. All rooms have en suites bathrooms, some are equipped with walk in showers and others with baths with showers in the bath
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2 adults   2 pets  

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Twin

These dog-friendly twin rooms are well equipped with stylish and comfortable furnishings and offer plenty of space and storage with comfortable Vi-spring beds. Tea and Coffee making facilities are available in rooms as standard, along with a flatscreen TV and Freeview access. Free Wi-Fi can be picked up throughout the hotel during your stay. All rooms have en suites bathrooms, some are equipped with walk in showers and others with baths with showers in the bath
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2 adults   2 pets  

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Course View Twin

These dog-friendly twin rooms with course views are well equipped with stylish and comfortable furnishings and offer plenty of space and storage with comfortable Vi-spring beds. Tea and Coffee making facilities are available in rooms as standard, along with a flatscreen TV and Freeview access. Free Wi-Fi can be picked up throughout the hotel during your stay. All rooms have en suites bathrooms, some are equipped with walk in showers and others with baths with showers in the bath
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2 adults   2 pets  

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Dog-Friendly Nearby

Start your day with a serene walk from dog-friendly Dartmouth Castle to Little Dartmouth on the South West Coast path or one of the many walks from the door. Or venture out to some of the area's most stunning beaches close by including Castle Cove and Sugary Cove where four legged friends are welcome all year round and where your pooch can enjoy frolicking on the beach and splashing in the sea. Also visit Slapton Sands which also welcomes dogs year round.  For those seeking a unique experience, hop aboard one of the local dog-friendly boats or the nostalgic steam train  - The Dartmouth Steam Railway and River boat company - providing both you and your pet with breathtaking views of the South Devon coast and countryside. Additionally, the region is dotted with dog-friendly pubs and eateries, ensuring that you and your companion can relax and refuel together after a day full of exploration. Whether it's the tranquillity of nature, the excitement of new adventures, or simply unwinding in a welcoming environment, the Dartmouth Hotel and Spa and its surroundings offer the ultimate retreat for dog owners.

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