The Old Wash House
A national award winning, elegant,
boutique, Georgian cottage 
in the
 of Dartmouth, 

South Devon

Four Star Gold accredited by VisitEngland for Exceptional Quality of Accommodation
A WINNER of VisitEngland's ROSE Award 2019


Welcome to The Old Wash House
Master King Ensuite
Kitchen Diner
Courtyard with scullery fireplace
Bespoke Dog House in Kitchen
Single bedroom in eaves
Ensuite with colourful LED lights
Ensuite mirror and lighting
Double Bedroom



Ideal for Families, Couples and Four Legged Friends

The Old Wash House, Dartmouth, Devon

An historic, Grade II listed terraced cottage, conveniently located in a heritage conservation area in the centre of the vibrant South Hams town of Dartmouth. Featuring 3 beautifully appointed bedrooms, a private, south facing, characterful enclosed courtyard, parking on drive for one large car and many original architectural features including fireplaces and beams, our dog friendly, beautifully restored and refurbished cottage has views over Crowther's Hill, Crosby Meadow and the Ford Valley, St Saviour's Church, and out across to the hills of Kingswear. A level stroll past the Guildhall, Foss Street and The Old Market to the Boat Float, Royal Avenue Gardens and the banks of the stunning River Dart takes just over 5 minutes. Take advantage of our fantastic, convenient location to effortlessly get the most out of Dartmouth!

Why book with us? 


  • Recently completed total refurbishment to a high specification with quality furnishings

  • Fantastic, central location

  • Close to restaurants, tea rooms, coffee shops and historic pubs

  • Situated on the level in Dartmouth

  • On site parking space for large family car/people carrier

  • Baby, child and family friendly

  • Nearby playpark for young children

  • Dog friendly cottage and town

  • South West Coastal Path on your doorstep

  • Walk to numerous dog friendly beaches and coves in Dartmouth and along the coastline

  • Fast WiFi and Smart Technology

  • Attractive, fully enclosed, private courtyard to enjoy the sunshine and relax

  • Many of our bookings are from returning guests

  • and we have consistent, outstanding reviews, highlighting our comfort, exceptional levels of equipment, cleanliness and location

High Speed WiFi

Dog Friendly

Parking at Property

Sleeps 5 in 3 bedrooms

Baby Facilities

People say the nicest things…all of these are in our guest book or online!


"We booked for next year before we left."

"Every little detail thought of to make our holiday enjoyable and memorable."

"It was a home from home."

"Could not have asked for anything in addition to what is a very stylish, modern and comfortable holiday cottage."

"Superbly equipped and presented property. Delighted to stay inside a clean house during these difficult times."

"Just wanted to say thank you for another fabulous stay."

"A spotless and delightfully presented cottage and very dog friendly."

"What a perfect home from home. We love the cottage and location. We think the showers are the best we have ever used and will miss them."

"The house has everything you could possibly need and was in a great position in Dartmouth with the added bonus of having a parking space."

“A beautiful house. Home from home. Love it! We'll be back.”


“We've had a wonderful stay in your cosy house. The property is well presented with everything you need for a comfortable stay. We hope to be back very soon.”


"We had a wonderful stay. The house is beautifully decorated and furnished and immaculately clean - you would never know a dog has set paw in here! Loved Dartmouth and the situation was perfect. Amazing having parking, too. Thank you for a fantastic holiday."

"Lovely, warm accommodation. Ideally situated for exploring the area - a short walk to the town centre is great!"

"A really fab stay. Very comfortable, shower fantastic, all in all superb. Many thanks."