Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with tidal creeks, sandy beaches and rolling countryside Whitsand Bay Fort is a truly breathtaking place to explore and relax in.
Set a few miles west of the ‘Ocean City’ Plymouth, the Fort itself is an original Napoleonic costal defence fort and an English Heritage Designated Ancient Monument. The Fort retains many original features including gun emplacements and hidden tunnels dating back to the Victorian era which can be explored in one of our weekly tours.
There is an extremely wide range of accommodation options available to suit all budgets and tastes.
- Stunning lodges with breath taking views and hot tubs under the stars
- Tamar View Bedroom suites for a night of escapism with a touch of luxury
- Caravan, motor home and camping pitches
With so many options to choose from, you can enjoy the beauty and tranquillity of this area in a setting that meets your needs.
With a heated indoor swimming pool and kiddies pool, internet cafe, bar, restaurant, laundrette, fire pit, picnic & barbeque lawns overlooking the bay and much more besides you will be able to relax and have a great time with the family right here on site. All leisure facilities are completely free of charge for guests.
Activities & Exploring
There are a host of activities for all ages and abilities in the area. For the adventurous there is surfing and coasteering with Adventure Bay, local fishing and canoeing plus go-karting and zip-wiring! Alternatively explore the long sandy beaches of Whitsand Bay, a stunning dog friendly beach monitored by the local RNLI lifeguard team. Enjoy relaxing walks through beautiful scenery, picnics and bonfires on the beach, the small fishing villages of Kingsand & Cawsand and the stately homes at Antony & Mount Edgcumbe. There are also seasonal foot passenger ferries to take day trips over to the ‘Ocean City’ of Plymouth. It’s impossible to get bored with so much to see and do!