Strete Barton House

Totnes Road, Strete, Dartmouth, Devon, TQ6 0RU

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Strete Barton House
  • Strete Barton House
  • Strete Barton House garden with sea view
  • Strete Barton House - guests' sitting room
  • Strete Barton House - King's View
  • Strete Barton House - Monk's View
  • Strete Barton House - tea and cake served on arrival
  • Strete Barton House - Bay View
  • Strete Barton House - Nun's Retreat bathroom
  • Strete Barton House - Mewstone
  • Strete Barton House - Bay View
  • Strete Barton House - The Cottage Suite private sitting room
  • Strete Barton House - luxury toiletries
  • Strete Barton House - kitchen
  • Strete Barton House - Library
  • Strete Barton House - Blackpool Sands

Set in extensive grounds in the picturesque village of Strete, near Dartmouth is the 16th Century Manor House of Strete Barton House,  home to an award winning AA 5 star rated luxury guest house/bed and breakfast.

Nearby you’ll find a number of charming towns including the multi-cultural river town of Dartmouth, only 5 miles away. The sailing village of Salcombe is only 15 miles away and Kingsbridge, the principal town in the South Hams, is only 12 miles to the west.

Strete Barton House is ideally situated to explore the South Hams area of South Devon, Panoramic sea views across Start Bay from Start Point light-house to the mouth of the river Dart. Only one mile from the award winning beaches of Blackpool Sands and Slapton, Slapton Ley Nature Reserve and lake and its only 30 metres from the South West Coastal Path.

Contemporary interior: bedrooms featuring luxurious pocket-sprung mattresses, Egyptian cotton sheets and feather down pillows, free Wi-Fi access, wall mounted flat screen TV with DVD/CD player, iPod dock/radio alarm clock, extensive beverage tray, mineral water and luxury toiletries. Drawing room with armchairs, sofas and open fireplace. Breakfast is served in the dining room overlooking the garden; full English breakfast using local ingredients, an amuse bouche of seasonal fruit; fresh homemade fruit salad and local farm yogurts. On arrival guests are offered home-made cake and tea or coffee served on the terrace in our garden overlooking the sea or in the drawing room.

Strete Barton House is listed as one of “Four of the Best West Country seaside B&Bs” by Francesca Syz in the Daily Telegraph Travel Magazine.

There is a pub (The King's Arms) within a 1 minute's walk. Alternatively there are numerous pubs and restaurants we can recommend a short drive away.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double en suite bathroomfrom £50.00 to £60.00 per person (breakfast included)
Suitefrom £65.00 to £70.00 per person (breakfast included)
Twin en suitefrom £45.00 to £50.00 per person (breakfast included)
Twin with private bathroomfrom £45.00 to £50.00 per person (breakfast included)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Opening Times

Open New Year
Open Christmas
Open (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)



  • Accept Children over 7
  • Free Wi-Fi available


  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serves Local Food

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - 8

Establishment Features

  • Beach within 2km
  • Broadband Internet Access
  • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem)
  • Central heating throughout
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Ironing facilities
  • Log Fire
  • Near coastal path
  • Open All Year
  • Pets accepted
  • Pets accepted by arrangement
  • Public telephone
  • Real log/coal fires
  • Sea Views
  • Separate guests' lounge
  • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

Key Features

  • Country house
  • In countryside
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Romantic
  • Seafront
  • Village Location

Leisure Facilities

  • Access to golf course
  • Arrangements for riding/pony trekking

Parking & Transport

  • Off site parking
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • CD Player in all bedrooms
  • Central Heating
  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • DVD Player in all bedrooms
  • Electric shaver point
  • Four poster beds available
  • Free View TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • iPod Dock
  • Non smoking rooms available
  • Non smoking rooms available
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • TV in all bedrooms
  • WiFi

Specialist Features

  • Marketed as green/environmentally friendly
  • Marketed to any other specialist market
  • Mobile Phone Reception
  • Special provisions for cyclists
  • Special provisions for walkers

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available



Map & Directions

Road Directions

  From A38 (Devon Expressway) take A384 to Totnes, at traffic lights turn right onto A381 signed Kingsbridge/Dartmouth. At Halwell, turn left onto A3122 signed Dartmouth. 300 yards after Dartmouth Golf & Country Club and turn first right signed Torcross & Strete. On entering the village of Strete, Strete barton Farmhouse will be found on the left after passing the parish church and The Laughing Monk Restaurant.







TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • GreenLeader Bronze
  • Service
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  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
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Recent Reviews:

  • F801DTsamt
    Fantastic weekend with wonderful hosts
    5 of 5 stars
    4th Feb 2020
    I thoroughly recommend Stuart and Kevin's wonderful place. Great location, very well kept and tastefully decorated. It was very nice to be somewhere with local character and knowledge. Fantastic... Read full review
  • Martin B
    York, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
    26th Feb 2020
    Just spent 3 nights at Strete Barton and have to say it is up there with the best places we have ever stayed. Stuart was an excellent host and nothing was too much trouble. This is a gem of a place... Read full review
  • Cleverclown
    5 of 5 stars
    12th Mar 2020
    What a Gem, Just spent 3 nights at Strete Barton. It is just fabulous. Pure luxury . Best ever hosts. You will not find better in Devon. Attention to detail is superb. Breakfast you will not get... Read full review


  • 5 AA Stars Guest House
5 AA Stars Guest House


  • Visit EnglandGold Gold 2016
  • AA AwardsAA Breakfast Award AA Breakfast Award 2016

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