Whitsand Bay Fort
hHistoric Coastal Resort on the Borders of Devon & Cornwall
Open from July 4th 2020.
A naturally low density retreat, with plenty of space both around the Fort, and in the historic Vaults restaurant and bar.
The Fort has introduced a range of special measures for 2020. We are offering low density accommodation, and Motothome and caravan pitches.
Food and drinks will be available daily in The Vaults restaurant, together with distanced indoor & outdoor seating.
Discover the untouched land of the infamous 'Forgotten Corner' located on the direct border of Devon and Cornwall. Tucked away quietly within the beautiful Rame Peninsula lies Whitsand Bay Fort, which just peaks over the white sands of Whitsand Bay Beach, one of the Top 10 Dog Friendly Beaches within Cornwall.
Uncover dog walking, dream talking and memory making within the 23 acres of land that forms this Historic Resort. Offering panoramic view luxury lodges holidays, camping and touring park areas, Tamar view B&B suites, and our most loved Radar Heights Cottage which was once a Radar Station built within the 1920's.
Proud to be an English Heritage Designated Ancient Monument
Bask in the glorious British Heritage of this once Napoleonic Fort, explore the hidden architecture, gun emplacements, underground tunnels and take a tour of the Fort with the history expert every Sunday. Located just a short distance from the popular Cornish spots of Kingsand and Cawsand which have recently ranked 3 in the most beautiful places in Cornwall, a few miles west of Britain's Ocean City Plymouth and east of the sunny spot of Looe.
Accommodation & Resort Information
Our accommodation types are situated within traffic free areas with the finest views in the South East. You’ll be able to appreciate the stunning sea and country views from every one of our lodges. Head out to the spacious decking to enjoy additional views of the Tamar estuary, Dartmoor and Plymouth.
Selected lodges with private hot tubs.
Some lodges are pet friendly with gated decking
Set in and around the grounds of a historic coastal fort, now an English Heritage Designated Ancient Monument
Extensive decking to all lodges
2/3/4/ bedroom models all with two bathrooms ( 1 en-suite)
Lounge/diner/kitchen with full central heating and double glazing
Outdoor Stay Details
Grass and hard standing in sheltered enclosures, all within the grounds of the historic Fort.
Bedroom Suite Details
Luxury king size beds or twin bed options, with modern wet room/bathroom.
Mood lighting, private parking, and decking with views towards Plymouth, the Tamar eastuary and Dartmoor.
Inclusive of 'grab & go' breakfast for two.
Resort Facilities- closed for 2020
The Rame Peninsula is a quiet backwater of Cornwall, surrounded on three sides by the sea. A hidden gem of Cornwall, which is popular for wreck diving, surfing, fishing and sailing. The beaches of the bay are supervised by the RNLI in the main season making them ideal for swimming and sunbathing. Whitsand Bay Fort is open all year round, with all weather facilities including the historic ' Vaults ' restaurant and bars. Family and dog friendly.
'Beaches' shop and cafe with free wi-fi
'The Vaults' historic restaurant and bars
Popular wedding ceremony, reception and accommodation provider
Indoor games room
Fire pit and stargazing garden
Laundrette / 24 hour showers and toilets
Reception and information centre
Historic architecture and features
Free Wi-Fi locatons
Chapel and library
* For 2020 we will be operatiing a daily food & drinks service from the historic Vaults bar & restuarant.
Access to the sandy beaches of the bay.