A historic market town centred around its castle, Totnes is a cultural place combining beautiful countryside and a relaxed atmosphere. Sitting on the banks of the River Dart, this charming town offers an alternative to the traditional seaside trip, making holidays in Totnes unique and exciting. Independent shops and a steam railway, as well as the rich history, will entice you to this great South Devon town.
Why visit Totnes?
If you’re looking for a truly relaxing holiday then Totnes is the destination for you. Away from the hustle and bustle of the English Riviera, the town has a laid-back feel, allowing you to immerse yourself in its rich history and stunning surrounding countryside.
Things to do in Totnes:
Take a trip around the excellent range of independent local shops or walk along the banks of the picturesque River Dart, running right through the town. Visit Totnes Castle, an impressive structure overlooking the town as it has done for hundreds of years.
Why stay in a Totnes cottage?
An alternative to your traditional seaside holiday, cottages in Totnes provide you with an opportunity to relax and unwind during your stay. Our fantastic range of luxury cottages and cottages with hot tubs will certainly help you with this and make your stay a memorable one. Make sure to browse the rest of our nearby cottages in Devon too!
Three must-see things in Totnes:
- Cheese and wine lovers should head to Sharpham Vineyards for the perfect day out tasting some of your favourite things
- A great family day out is a trip on the South Devon Railway, running from Totnes to Buckfastleigh and back again
- Get your walking boots on and follow some of the great nearby trails, guaranteed to provide some amazing views across the countryside