How to reach the Cottage Hotel

A hidden corner of South Devon
Aerial view of Hope Cove

Full address

Location map

The Cottage Hotel
Hope Cove, Kingsbridge, Devon TQ7 3HJ

Telephone: 01548 561555   Email: [email protected]

Approximate distances by road

Plymouth: 24 mls / 39 km Exeter: 46 mls / 74 km Bristol: 120 mls / 195 km Birmingham: 200 mls / 320 km London: 240 mls / 385 km Manchester: 280 mls / 450 km

Directions by road

  1. Take the A38 dual carriageway from Exeter.
  2. At Buckfastleigh turn left for Totnes along the A384.
  3. Just prior to entering Totnes turn right, picking up the A381 to Kingsbridge.
  4. Continue past Kingsbridge (not into it) and follow the A381 towards Salcombe.
  5. Although Hope Cove is signposted along this road (pic 1), we suggest you take the second turning (sharp right) at the village of Malborough (pic 2).
  6. Continue into Hope Cove then turn left for Inner Hope (pic 3).
  7. The hotel is clearly signposted on your right at the top of the hill (pics 4 and 5).
Should you have any difficulties, please call us on

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First road to Hope Cove Second road to Hope Cove Turn off in Hope Cove Approach to the entrance The Hotel sign

Pic 1: first road to Hope Cove (not recommended). Pic 2: second road to Hope Cove.
Pic 3: turn off in Hope Cove. Pics 4 and 5: the entrance to the Hotel

Other transport

If you do not wish to drive, the nearest railway station is Totnes (19 miles/31 kilometres) and airport is Exeter (46 miles/74 kilometres) where there are scheduled flights from Paris, Cork, the Channel Islands and other UK destinations). Car Rental can then be arranged.

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