The Nest - Newcomen

Dartmouth, South Devon

  • 3 Star Gold
  • Tastefully refurbished first floor apartment location in the heart of Dartmouth Town, all of the shops, cafes and activities on your doorstep.

You can book this property from:

  • £381 per week
  • £54 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

Special Features

  • WiFi


  • Walk-in shower


  • Parking permit provided

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Surfing
  • Golf

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 5:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.

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. 


The Nest Newcomen is a lovely refurbished first floor apartment located in Dartmouth Town Centre. This property overlooks Newcomen Road and Lower Street in Dartmouth and is within less than a minutes walk on the flat road to the River Dart. Whether you are looking for a couples getaway, an ideal base for the family with everything they could want in walking distance or somewhere to relax where the apartment, cafes, shops etc. are pet friendly, this apartment is the place for you. The Nest Newcomen is accessed via the doorway from the Newcomen Roadside, walk up the steps and you'll find the first floor with the cloakroom and open plan living, kitchen and dining area. The dining table is strategically placed by the window overlooking Newcomen Road and Lower Street, the perfect place for your morning coffee and watch the world go by. The living area is well furnished with a large corner sofa, large footstool and a freestanding armchair, plenty of room for the whole family. There is also a wall mounted TV if you fancy a night in after a full day of adventure. The second floor houses the master bedroom, family bathroom and the twin room. Both bedrooms benefit from River Glimpses and ample storage to hide your suitcases until it's time to go home. 

The Nest Newcomen is conveniently located in the centre of the main town, less than a minutes walk to the nearest Food Shop, there is a coffee shop about ten paces away from the front door and is less than a five minutes walk from the River Ferries. You don't need to drive the car anywhere if you didn't want to! The Beaches such as Blackpool Sands and Slapton Sands are all on a main bus route with easy access, if you wanted to drive Blackpool sands is about a 10 minute drive away and Slapton sands is about 15 Minutes away from the apartment. Making it the perfect base for your holiday. 

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. 


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 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.

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 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,