Kingswear, South Devon Coast

  • 3 Star Gold
  • Genista is a well presented four bedroom property located in the picturesque village of Kingswear.

  • £- per week
  • £- per night
  • 3 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 3 king/super-king beds
  • Bunk beds to sleep 2


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Family friendly


  • Balcony
  • Private parking

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • River views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

How far to ...?

  • Pub 0.5 miles
  • Shop 0.5 miles


  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 10:00am

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Approached from either the parking space to the rear of the property by car or can be
reached by foot from the front door fronting Brixham road.

Access from the parking space into the top floor is via an external flight of 8 steps across a
decked balcony. Or you can continue down a further 28 external steps to the ground floor
and approach through either the rear door or walk along a level pathway to the front door.
Pedestrian access via the front of the property is accessed up 33 steps into the entrance

Entrance Hallway
Front door 850mm wide into hallway. Mat upon entering with exposed wooden
floorboards to remainder. Coat hanging area, 15 carpeted stairs with handrail leading to first floor. Door 670mm into cloakroom, door to right hand side not in use.

Open plan living accommodation
Door 620mm wide opening into living area. Floor laid with tiles - due to their design the
floor surface is uneven in places. Wooden dining table with six high back chairs, ceiling
light fittings, built in wall cupboards, door to rear, open arch with 540mm clearance into
living room laid with exposed wooden floorboards, large corner suite and 2 single chairs,
central low level coffee table, side table. Floor lamp, corner wooden TV stand with TV. Kitchen open onto dining area with range of base and wall units with worksurfaces at 900mm high, continuation of same tiled floor, built in cooker, hob, vaulted ceiling with skylights allowing natural light, spotlights and under unit lighting.

First Floor
Carpeted landing with a further narrow steep staircase of 14 steps rising to top floor.
Doors all 780mm leading into bedrooms and bathroom

Floor laid with tiles with bathroom suite comprising panelled bath with shower, (no
separate shower attachment) shower screen, low level toilet, bidet, pedestal washbasin
with mirror over, central light fitting, light with shaver point over mirror

Bedroom 3
Carpeted floor, wooden bed with mattress at 508mm high, wooden bedside tables with bedside lights, built in double wardrobe, dressing table and stool, wooden trunk. Central light fitting

Bedroom 2
Carpeted floor, wooden bed with mattress at 508mm high, wooden bedside tables with bedside lights, freestanding wardrobe, dressing table and stool. Central light fitting

Bedroom 4
Bunk beds, chest of drawers, central single spotlight

Second floor
Door 740mm wide into master suite, floor laid with oak floorboards. King size bed
with mattress at 508mm high, wooden bedside tables with bedside lamps. Console table with stool and TV. Leather sofa with wooden coffee table, built in wardrobes, French doors opening onto glass screened tiled balcony.
Open doorway into

Laid with tiled floor, range if base units with worksurfaces at 940mm high, breakfast table
and stools, french doors leading out to decked balcony at rear leading to parking. Sloping
ceilings with spotlights

En suite shower room
Door 750mm wide into shower room, tiled floor, suite comprising of a large walk in shower
cubicle, pedestal washbasin, bidet, low level toilet, storage unit.



Genista is a lovely welcoming home with a cosy ambiance located in the picturesque village of Kingswear, overlooking the tidal Waterhead Creek with stunning views across the River Dart to Dartmouth and the Britannia Royal Naval College.

The accommodation is arranged over 3 levels with two large decks and a balcony, all with stunning uninterrupted panoramic views. There is also a small sun deck to the rear. The rooms are light and airy and there are 4 good sized bedrooms which are individually styled. The property is close to launch sites for paddle-boarding and kayaking.
Kingswear lies on the eastern side of the beautiful River Dart opposite the port town of Dartmouth. From Genista it is a gently sloping walk down to the village where you will find the post office, two excellent pubs that do takeaway food, and the Darthaven Marina . A short and beautifully scenic ferry ride takes you across to Dartmouth and its numerous cafes, restaurants, shops and water sports.
Genista is a welcoming home suited to families with young children, and groups of friends celebrating a special occasion or reunion. It’s peaceful setting with wonderful views make it a great base to explore the surrounding countryside, beaches and nearby towns of Brixham and Torquay.

Top Floor
The luxurious top floor accommodation includes a balcony with wonderful panoramic views out over the creek and across to the beautiful town of Dartmouth. You can enjoy this view from the king size bed, or the sitting area with table and TV. There is a kitchen with cooker, electric hob, microwave, fridge (freezer drawer), kettle, coffee machine and breakfast bar. The en-suite bathroom has a large walk-in shower, WC, bidet and wash basin.

Second Floor
Bedroom 1: Bunk bedroom with views over the creek, chest of drawers.
Bedroom 2: King size bed with views over the creek, dressing table, bedside tables, wardrobe.
Bedroom 3: King size bed, dressing table, bedside tables, wardrobe.
Family Bathroom: Bath, shower over bath, WC, bidet and hand basin.

Ground Floor
Kitchen/Dining/Living area The kitchen has an electric hob, double oven, washing machine, toaster, microwave and dishwasher. The dining area can seat 6 people, or can be extended for 8, so is perfect for larger families or groups of friends. There is stripped wooden flooring throughout the lounge area and fantastic views from the bay windows. In the lounge you will find the TV and a range of comfortable seating. Access from the front door takes you onto the decked areas with seating for 8 - perfect for those lovely summer evenings.
Cloakroom With WC and handbasin.

Parking Allocated parking space for one car.
Security Deposit: This property has a refundable Accidental Damage Deposit of £350, which is payable to Blueriver Cottages with the final balance of your holiday, eight weeks prior to your arrival, and is refunded within 5 working days of your departure. Alternatively, you may wish to pay a non-refundable Accidental Damage Deposit Waiver equivalent to 10% of the Accidental Damage Deposit value, which covers you for the full value of the Accidental Damage Deposit, should any damage occur during your stay.

Please Note: No stag or hen parties accepted.
Pets Welcome: Maximum of 1 dog at £25 per week.
Power & Heat: Oil and electricity included.
Bedding & Linen: Bed linen and towels are provided. (Please bring your own beach towels).
Shop: 0.5 miles Pub: 0.25 miles
Notes - No Smoking. Maximum of 1 dog. WiFi provided.



Excellent location with lovely views. Well equipped.

Miss P,