Please note, if you live in an area of the UK with a very high covid alert level (tier 3) you should not travel to other areas of the country, until local restrictions have been lifted.


If you live in one of the affected areas and book a stay with us, we reserve the right to cancel your booking to protect the safety of our guests. If you book a stay with us, and your area is then moved to a very high covid alert level, please contact our central reservations team on 03452 411 133. You can claim a full refund or rearrange your stay to a later date.



This Christmas enjoy crisp days, cosy nights, delicious food and breath-taking scenery with a stay at one of our charming coastal or country-side Inns. We have everything you need for a relaxed getaway this festive season.


Christmas Eve - 24th December

Arrive on Christmas Eve and enjoy a mince pie and mulled wine.


Christmas Day – 25thDecember

A cooked or continental breakfast will be served in the morning before the main event – a sumptuous festive lunch with plenty of seasonal cheer. Then wrap up warm for an afternoon coastal or country stroll or just relax in the bar and enjoy the wonderful vistas from the warmth of the Inn. In the evening enjoy a buffet platter with festive sweet treats. 


Boxing Day – 26th December

We promise to send you off with great memories and of course a hearty breakfast!


A two night Break starts from £475 for two people.


Extra nights can be added to this break at an additional cost, please call our Central Reservations team on 0345 241 1133 or email for more information.


Price based on two people sharing a standard double room. Supplements apply for room upgrades, extra nights and any additional costs eg. children or dogs.

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Introduction to our bedrooms

We have 24 individually decorated, en-suite bedrooms where contemporary luxuries have been tastefully added to historic features to create comfortable and memorable rooms.


All bedrooms come with free wi-fi, digital TVs, tea and coffee making facilities, crisp white linen, fluffy towels, soft bathrobes and antique furniture. We pride ourselves on individually tailored customer service and extremely high standards, as well as offering a wholesome breakfast in our river view restaurant.


Some of our rooms are also dog friendly.

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About your stay

Bedroom prices are per room, per night. Rates are inclusive of accommodation, breakfast and VAT.


Parking: Due to our prominent position we only have limited parking available which is reserved for the use of guests staying in our river-facing rooms. There is a pay and display car park within 100yds of the hotel (short stay March – October) so during busy times we recommend using the Dartmouth Park and Ride (TQ6 0JL).



Check in/out: You can check in at reception from 3pm and check out is 11am.


Breakfast: A full breakfast is served in our restaurant each morning from 7.30am until 10.30am. 


Extra Beds: Some of our rooms are large enough to accommodate z-beds and travel cots at an extra charge. To ensure we allocate you a large enough room please make sure you call us to book.


Accessibility: Our bedrooms are located on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th floors of the building and unfortunately we do not have a lift.



T&Cs: On booking a credit or debit card will be required to guarantee the room. No deposit will be taken and cancellation is free until 48 hours prior to arrival. Excluding advance purchase rates.

Advance purchase rates; full payment will be taken upon booking with no cancellations or amendments.

We reserve the right and you hereby authorise us to charge your credit or debit card for any damage incurred to your room or the property during your stay (including without limitation specialist cleaning) or for any items that are missing when you leave.

We have a strict no smoking policy in our hotel. If you are found to be smoking there is a £60.00 penalty charge.

Your dogs are welcome too!

We love dogs here at the Royal Castle and we wouldn't want them to miss out on a little holiday too! 


We’re the ideal hound hideaway for dogs due to our fantastic location! Perfectly located right on the River Dart, within easy walking distance of stunning coast paths and just a short drive from some fabulous beaches  That'll keep you happy and your four legged friends tail wagging for joy!


Your dog is welcome to join you in our bar but we do ask that you do not leave them in the room alone as it can sometimes be unsettling for them.


We want you and your faithful friend to be as comfortable as possible so we suggest, a maximum of 2 well behaved dogs, per room.


We have 18 dog friendly rooms, to ensure we allocate you the correct room please call us direct. Dogs are charged an additional £10 per dog, per night.

Lets go walkies