A stylish family run establishment situated in the picturesque village of Stoke Gabriel close to Dartmoor and the English Riviera; Brixham, Paignton and Torquay. It is also within easy reach of the historic towns of Dartmouth and Totnes.
Stonecroft House is a newly built B&B in South Devon and allows guests to combine a relaxing break with exploring Devonshire and its quaint villages and attractions. The house boasts amazing views of the village, the Mill Pond and River Dart and the beautiful surrounding countryside. It is only 5 minutes stroll down to the Village centre, the Quay Side and more importantly...the village pub! This is where all the friendly locals meet and it’s a great place to get a taste of village life.
Stoke Gabriel known to locals as the ‘Jewel on the Dart’ is a beautiful and untouched Devonshire village dating back to Norman times. The village is very proud of its 1000 year old yew tree nestled in the Parish church yard which sits on the banks of the River Dart. Legend has it that if you walk backwards seven times around the yew tree's roots you will be granted a wish. Stoke Gabriel is famous for its mill pond and crab fishing. Fisherman originally came to the village to fish for salmon and gain access to the River Dart, although it's not only famous for its fishing but for its cider! The village orchard is recognised as one of the last remaining ancient apple orchards in southern Devon, and if visitors are lucky they may catch the annual village tradition of the wassail (a magical evening ceremony).
This Devon B&B is an ideal location for peace and quiet yet with easy access to major attractions. Greenway, home of the late crime writer Agatha Christie is nearby and is now run by the National Trust.
To make your visit extra special, why not check out the visitsouthdevon website for a list of interesting things to do.
"This really is a B&B to write home about! Your own private balcony – how ‘WOW’ is that! Superb views, very peaceful, really enjoyed our stay. ‘Thank you’ to Rita and Brian”
Rose and John, Somerset
“Shhh! Secret Escapes – not telling anyone about this place. It may get too booked up and we cannot get back in case it gets too busy. What a wonderful place. Rita and Brian are lovely, and Molly dog too! Super accommodation and breakfasts. We were made very welcome right from the start. Thank you, Rita and Brian. We will be back!! 5*****”
Rick and Teresa, Hampshire
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