The Nest - Newcomen

Dartmouth, Torbay and South Devon

  • 3 Star Gold
  • Recently refurbished two bedroom apartment located in the centre of Dartmouth Town in South Devon. 100 Yards from the River Dart and cafes, shops and attractions on your doorstep. 

You can book this property from:

  • £421 per week
  • £60 per night
  • 3 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Shower


  • Parking permit provided

Special Features

  • WiFi

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Surfing
  • Golf

How far to ...?

  • Beach 3.2 miles
  • Pub 0.7 miles

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 5:00pm
  • Check out: 10:00am

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Guide

Property Name: The Nest - Newcomen Road
Description: Apartment

The nearest bus stop is: The Boat Float 0.2 miles walk
The nearest train station is: Totnes Train Station 13 Miles
The nearest food shop is: CO-OP 0.1 Miles
The nearest pub/restaurant is: Bayards Cove 0.7 Miles - 5 Minute Walk
The nearest petrol is: BP Service Station 1.6 Miles
Mobility equipment hire is: Brixham Shopmobility 6 Miles

Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available: Parking Permit for Mayor's Avenue 
For what sized cars? Any
Good space to unload once parked? Yes
Number of spaces available: 1 Undesignated Space
The parking surface is: Level Tarmac
Distance to the property from the parking: Footpath 0.3 Miles - 3 Minute Walk
Is parking level? Yes
Distance to nearest parking area: Parking on Lower Street for 1 Hour 
Is it pay and display? Yes - Mayors Avenue is Pay and Display
The width of the path to the property is: 1m Pedestrian Walkway and Main Road
How many steps are there en-route to the entrance: 1 - From Road to the Pavement

Main entrance
How many entrances are there to the property? 1 Entrance Door Height: 2m17cm
The doors widths are: 89cm
Keyhole height: 1m36cm
How many steps are there to the entrance: 1 from Road to Pavement, 19 Steps inside from hallway to the lounge. 

Living and dining rooms
The flooring is: Carpet and Vinyl
The door widths are: 78cm
Is there good space between the furniture: Yes between 50cm-60cm
Is it movable or fixed: Movable

The flooring is: Vinyl
The door widths are: NA - Open Plan with lounge
The worktop height is: 92cm 
Is the oven set high or low? Low
The fridge height is: Low 90cm Undercounter Fridge
The freezer height is: NA - Freezer Compartment in Fridge
Is crockery stored high or low? High
Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen area, if so which and where: No

Bedrooms and landings
How many floors does the property have: 3 Floors, Ground, First and Second
The number of steps between floors is: 19 Steps (1st Floor), 14 Steps (2nd Floor)
The flooring is: Carpet
The door widths are: 70cm-73cm
Bed sizes are: 1 King (5') and Twin Room (3') Singles
Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable

Bathrooms and cloakrooms
The door widths are: 63cm
Is there an accessible or adapted WC? No
Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower? No
Is there a ground floor WC? No
Is there a ground floor bath or shower room? No
Does the bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted: No 
Is there any shower where access is level rather than having to step up? Yes - Family Bathroom on the second floor 
The flooring is: Vinyl 

Outdoor facilities
External areas - NA Property does not offer outside space
Permanent seated - NA 
There is outside lighting - NA - Street Lights
There is no colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg white on edge of steps)
There are no footpaths to follow for visually impaired/mobility impaired
There are no barriers to enter into part of the garden - NA Does not offer outside space.
There are no other hazards such as ponds, water features, steep areas - please be aware the property is on several levels and there are 19 steps from the hallway to the lounge. 

Is there a land line for guests to use? No
Mobile reception details: Good with major phone networks
Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not WC or baths)? Yes
Are electrical sockets generally set low or high? Low
Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? No
Any other information: The front door leads straight onto the public walkway and Newcomen Road. 


A refurbished first floor apartment nestled in the heart of Dartmouth Town centre in South Devon. The Nest Newcomen overlooks Newcomen Road and Lower Street and from the bedrooms you will benefit from River Dart glimpses because the apartment is roughly 50 yards away from the riverfront. The Nest Newcomen is the perfect base for any type of holiday whether that be with friends, family or a quick getaway with your loved one, it can sleep up to four people and is also pet friendly. The property is perfectly located within very short walking distances of all of the activities the town has to offer guests, the River Ferries, Kingswear, the Paddle Steamer, Bus Routes to all of the other main towns in South Devon and is within 20 minutes walk of Dartmouth Castle and the Castle Tea Rooms. The activities you could do whilst you're here are endless. 

The Nest Newcomen is very well equipped, you enter the property via the front door on the ground floor by the Newcomen Roadside, to access the main apartment you then walk up 19 steps to the hallway, open plan living, kitchen and dining area and the cloakroom. The bedrooms and family bathroom and on the second floor up a further 14 steps. 

Accommodation: First Floor (up 19 Steps from the hallway) Cloakroom W.C., Wall Mounted Heated Towel Rail, Hand Basin, Wall Mounted Mirror, Washing Machine, Boiler Cupboard Living/Dining/Kitchen Four Seater Corner Sofa, Freestanding Armchair, Large Footstool, 32" Blaupunkt Wall Mounted TV with Freeview, DVD Player, Feature Fireplace, Views overlooking Newcomen Road and Lower Street. Dining Table with Two Chairs and Bench for up to Four People. Lamona Integrated Electric Double Oven, Lamona Ceramic Four Ring Hob, Overhead Fan, Russell Hobbs Microwave, Nescafe Dolce Gusto Krups Coffee Machine (Guests to bring their own pods), Lamona Fridge with Freezer Compartment, Lamona Integrated Dishwasher. Views overlooking Newcomen Road and Lower Street. Second Floor (14 Steps to Second Floor) Master Bedroom King (5') Bed, Bedside Cabinets with Lamps, Large Three Door Wardrobe, Feature Fireplace, Chest of Drawers, Wall Mounted Mirror, Views of Newcomen Road, Lower Street and a River Glimpse. Family Bathroom W.C., Hand Basin, Wall Mounted Mirror, Shaver Point with Light, Wall Mounted Heated Towel Rail, Thermostatic Wall In Shower. Bedroom 2 Twin (3') Singles, Bedside Cabinets with Lamps, Wardrobe, Wall Mounted Mirror, Views overlooking Newcomen Road, Lower Street and a River Glimpse. 

Facilities: Parking  Annual season ticket for Mayors Avenue Car Park (unreserved). Please note: during Regatta week/s the Town Car Park is closed but the parking permit is valid in the Park & Ride on the outskirts of the town.  Security Deposit: This property has a refundable Accidental Damage Deposit of £200, which is payable to Marsdens Devon 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. Pets Welcome: Maximum of 1 Pet Accepted. £25 Per Pet Per Week Power and Heat: Gas and Electricity included in rent.  Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels are provided (Please bring your own beach towels). Shop: 0.1 Miles Co-Op Pub: 0.3 Miles Bayards Cove Inn Notes - No Smoking. Maximum of 1 Pets Accepted, £25 per pet per week. WiFi Provided. Parking Permit Provided. Please be aware this is a first floor apartment there are 19 steps from the hallway up to the main apartment, these steps are steep, carpeted and curve around towards the top. Strong Mobile Phone Signal. Please be aware there is no outside space provided with this property. Please be aware no baby equipment is provided at this property. Short Breaks Short Breaks Accepted in Low and Mid-Season - Minimum of 3 Nights. 



excellent central location. good clean facilities.

Dr T,

We loved our stay At the Nest. The accommodations were perfect for the three of us. Nice walkable location to everything in Dartmouth. We also were amazed at the beauty of Devon as this was our first trip there from USA. Will definitely return.

Mrs C,

Excellent location right by all of the local amenities, restaurants, shops etc. 30 seconds to the waterside. Would highly recommend.

Mr J,

Ideal location for the town centre and estuary, easy access to shops and ferries. Good accommodation for two or family of four (less so for four adults). Parking easy 5 minute walk away.

Mr T,