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Crafts and country walks

A great walk up from the sea front through the nature reserve into the Cockington Village... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kym A
Great visit on a lovely sunny day

My husband and I visited last week and had a lovely walk around the grounds. The church was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tdavis101
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Just a mile from Torquay seafront only minutes by foot by car, bike and the 62 bus, historic Cockington Court is nestled within 460 acres of stunning grounds. If driving drive up past the Drum you will find our closest visitor car park at the back...more
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Cockington, Torquay TQ2 6XA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great walk up from the sea front through the nature reserve into the Cockington Village, blacksmiths, crafts and glass blowers in the courtyard area - an excellent day out

1  Thank Kym A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for the dogs, lovely gifts, fantastic food and drink, wonderful chilling atmosphere. Well worth a visit

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A day well spent in Cockington. The Park area is beautiful with very well maintained grounds. The Cockington Court craft village is well worh a visit. I particularly recommend “Our Glass” for glass blowing demonstrations and glass goods to buy. Unique and very reasonably priced...More

2  Thank Gillian G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on holiday recently with my sister and decided to give Cockington Court a visit.Read reviews on TripAdvisor, some bad, but decided to go any way.What an absolutely lovely place, the grounds were beautiful to walk through, there was a sculpture trail on while we...More

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CentreDirector, General Manager at Cockington Court, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Carol Well done for coming to discover Cockington Court and all its magic for yourself and of course your sister ! The grounds and buildings are stunning and Church. Great to hear that you found the sculpture trail and craft studios. Also that you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited last week and had a lovely walk around the grounds. The church was amazing. Was curious about the three small graves just outside the church but unable to read the headstones. The village has some steep roads to walk up....More

Thank tdavis101
CentreDirector, General Manager at Cockington Court, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review we are so pleased to hear you had a lovely experience. The headstones are in fact the burial place of the favourite dogs of the people who once lived here Do return as if you look even closer not...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are locals and decided to have a walk in the park and a cream tea as a treat for my grandaughter before she returns to school. We all had scones, and although all different, they were all really dry, my husband and I had...More

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CentreDirector, General Manager at Cockington Court, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Cockington Court Tearoom is uniquely placed in a stunning backdrop of a country park. Unfortunately yes wasps can appear here late summer after eating our fruit all mid summer in our orchards! This year they arrived much earlier. We have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were spending a week in Torquay and decided for the first time ever we would visit Cockington,with family who live in torquay,and whom we had not seen for a very long time. Went to the cafe,it was swarming with wasps...we all ordered fancy sandwiches...More

Thank Tescotart
CentreDirector, General Manager at Cockington Court, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are always sorry to hear of any visitors disappointment after a visit. I have taken time to discuss your review with our Tearoom Food and Beverage Manager and he does recall your visit. After your news he immediately took steps to contact the supplier...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to visit on a rainy day, but did not matter as could still enjoy the grounds and village. We parked just up the road in a car park you pay for on the way out and was reasonably priced. Would recommend the craft village...More

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CentreDirector, General Manager at Cockington Court, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. It is amazing watching the makers isn't it so much to see and all create such high quality work. There is so much to see every day is an event here and even in the rain there is lots to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to visit, lots to see and nice places to eat. Lovely walk from cockington court to the sea front at Torquay. Highly recommended.

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CentreDirector, General Manager at Cockington Court, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review. A walk is a great way to come into Cockington to gain a full experience. Cockington is a vast array of places of interest. Do return to see us again

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Wife and I were in Torquay and decided to come here, however, be warned, the roads we had to traverse to get here were incredibly narrow and it was easy to miss a turn, having said that the village and grounds are very nice...More

Thank Ken H
CentreDirector, General Manager at Cockington Court, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Ken, Thank you for your review. I am glad you enjoyed the full and very wonderful 'Cockington Experience',as there is so much to enjoy here. I am sorry you found the roads challenging, one road in is narrow and unfortunately It sounds like you...More

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PrisnaP1
27 July 2018|
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Response from CentreDirector | Property representative |
Hi Prisna, Yes Cockington Court is open all year. Ourglass and Rex Latham , Cockington Chocolate also our galleries and Tea Room are open 7 days a week too We only close 3 days during the Christmas Holidays - Christmas... More
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grahamep444
12 July 2017|
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Response from stratfordsub | Reviewed this property |
I agree signage is poor. I actually paid for a short term ticket so I could explore on foot where I could find a convenient disabled spot. Very narrow roads make life difficult.
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Fiona N
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Response from angelics54 | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are allowed plenty of seats outside the cafe.plenty of water for dogs around and big open field to play on.
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